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Films We Love: Obvious Child

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 9 months ago

Part Girls, part Girls, part Broad City SNL-alum Jenny Slate's new film Obvious Child about abortion could easily skirt into the category of poor taste, but successfully tackles the provocative topic with humour. Read our review of this romantic(ish) comedy.

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Summer Essentials For Her

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 9 months ago

Summer is finally here – hallelujah! We’re assuming, like us, that you’re excited to get outside + enjoy the city. Below, we’ve outlined some of our favourite pieces that we simply can’t leave the house without. Check out our guide to summer essentials + remember that it’s about leaving the unnecessary pieces at home. Riding the hot subway is bad enough; don’t add excess cargo to the whole ordeal.

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Music

Music Monday: Ages and Ages

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

Ages and Ages celebrates their second album, Divisionary.

Ages and Ages
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Food + Drink

Food Friday: Jonathan Pong takes the Heritage Minute Challenge

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 10 months ago

The Grid challenges Drake One Fifty chef Jonathan Pong to create a dish based on a Canadian Heritage Moment.

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Drake Devonshire Inn: Snapshot of a Small Town on Canada Day

Posted by Chris Loane, 1 year, 10 months ago

Wellington is a small town with a big heart, and on days like July 1st those hearts are worn on their sleeves. Drake Devonshire's Innkeeper Chris Loane reports from Canada Day in the County.

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Design Icons: Meet Charles & Ray Eames

Posted by Daniel Okorn, 1 year, 10 months ago

In our first design icon post, we decided to begin with one of the most prolific and important North American mid-century modern design duos of all time, Charles and Ray Eames. Known for their celebrated furniture designed for the Michigan-based manufacturer Herman Miller, the husband and wife team believed that design is not for the elite, but for the masses.

Charles and Ray Eames
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