Pizza parties! I had one for my birthday and it was a big success. Better than a potluck.
"EATALY! Finally got a chance to go there, with my god daughter Erica on our Toronto adventure
Kongratulations to our November Winner. A $75 Gift Certificate to a restaurant of your choice is coming your way!
Lack of affordability and uncertainty remained issues in Toronto Real Estate
The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is on again - Enjoy from Nov 3-12. It’s 101st year!
The JKT had a blast with many clients at the pumpkin patch/day at the Farm - Dixie Orchards. It is amazing how close Caledon is to the city, yet so peaceful, with wild chickens, animals, fields and fun for the […]
Being loyal really pays off. Kongratulations to our winner who persistently kept entering our Krazy Kontests.Watch Julie's video:
JKT's Fav this Friday from Julie: "Fall colours and turkeys :). I took these pictures mostly on a bike ride and I had to keep stopping in awe." The golden season is quite short, lasting for only a couple weeks. […]
ice cream shop run by two sisters on Parliament Street called Good Gang Ice Cream.
High borrowing costs, inflation, uncertainty about Bank of Canada decisions and slower economic growth affected GTA home sales
In honour of Thanksgiving a little Thanksgiving inspired trivia. Turkey is indispensable part of a traditional Thanksgiving meal. And now a little Turkey trivia: Cousins of our domesticated turkey - wild turkeys had all but disappeared from some parts of […]
Favourite Friday! Attention all you East Enders! #jktfavourites = Getting a new haircut at my fave hair salon (conveniently at Danforth & Linnsmore). Yosh and Sophie are amazing - met Yosh almost 25 years ago in Yorkville when we were […]
I made it a point to visit Lambo’s Deli & Grocery at the corner of Bellwoods & Dundas.
And who are all the Blue Jays players with the Hank Aaron Award? José (Joey Bats) Bautista of course, Josh Donaldson, Carlos Delgado and Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
Art Gallery of Ontario, with its wide range of exhibits and interesting curated shows. Recently, I attended the Cassatt McNicholl Art Show.
Favourite item for the whole family! Amazing Blue Wagon that carries it/them all - groceries, toys, snack, kids, heavy backpacks, ice skates even paddle boards! On foot, in a car, in the streetcar...Here's some photos with Mary and a blue […]
There was a big ceremony in Toronto this August honouring one of the greatest Blue Jays - Bautista.
Enchilados Taqueria – while touring new home listings in the Keelesdale neighbourhood.
Kongratulations to our August Krazy Kontest winner!
Greater Toronto Area (GTA) home sales, new listings and home prices were up in July 2023 in comparison to July 2022.
Double Rainbow in Swansea! I was walking in Swansea on a rainy Simcoe Day to return home at twilight to find a magnificent Double Rainbow by my building. Had to take a photo of it. Awesome!
The Rising Sun Redbud. It’s such a beautiful tree, I don’t know why we don’t see more.
In 2014, 115 couples married in a mass wedding ceremony in Toronto during that year’s World Pride festivities.
In Burlington stop at Easterbrook’s to enjoy a Wonder Dog at their old-fashioned soda bar counter.
Kongratulations to our July Krazy Kontest winner! The winner is one of our loyal enterers. Drumroll please .... Julie will tell you more in her video: Q:Which European country did the Bata family originally come from? Correct Answer: Czechoslovakia We're […]
Ooni mini gas fired pizza oven for gourmet stone baked homemade ‘za.
Home sales and the average selling price in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) in June 2023 remained above last year’s levels.
The Bata Shoe museum in Toronto. The museum's collection of footwear originated from the personal collections of Sonja Bata
Congratulations to our Krazy Kontest winner. The winner will get $75 to a local restaurant #supportlocal.
I needed a break from work fun to take in another pleasure – heading over to Geary Avenue north of Dupont Street in the Davenport neighbourhood – Blood Brothers Brewing
The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) housing market continued to improve from a sales perspective in May 2023.
Blue Jays won! We came from behind, two awesome homeruns scored and Romano was called for the closing 9th which was even better
What better way to spend a cold, rainy work day in Roncesvalles than to head to Musoshin Ramen. Tuckered into a delish hot bowl of their specialty ramen – Ajitawa Musoshin Ramen.
Near this site, in Maple Leaf Park on September 5, 1914, the now legendary baseball player Babe Ruth hit his first home run as a professional. It was to be the only home run he ever hit in the minor […]
Up River in Haliburton - an awesome coffee/home decor/gift shop located in Minden, Ontario at 106 Bobcaygeon Rd
Mary & I enjoyed with some fun foodie friends the retro menu and food at Dotty's.
The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) housing market continued to tighten in April 2023. On a year-over-year basis, sales edged lower
Kongratulations to our May Krazy Kontest winner! Many of you guessed correctly - The Monkey's Paw's customized vending machine dispenses books! Who would not want to try that:) And who is the winner? Find out from Jay's announcement:
Watch Emily announcing winner of $75 GC to a restaurant of their choice. Prudly presented by the Julie Kinnear Team.
The Monkey's Paw with a customized vending machine Just answer the following skill testing question for your chance to win! One correct answer to the following skill-testing question will be drawn: On Bloor St in Dovercourt Village, there is a […]
A "GOOD NEWS ONLY" tip from Emily: Two Instagram accounts that bring a smile and sometimes tear to your eye on a daily basis! The Goodnews Movement (@goodnews_movement) and Upworthy (@Upworthy) both post feel good news and stories happening across […]
Scrumptious Friday breakfast consisting of gratin dauphinois layered with fresh cooked eggs and fresh thyme garnish
Julie's Fav Things Friday: "Getting a pedi with Mares at Sway in Roncy. Not really our bailiwick but it was fun - especially the ultimate massage chairs! Not walking home without shoes on was not a highlight - haha."
Emily's Favourite Thing Friday: I LOVE the Padraig Slippers! They have a hand cut leather sole and wool crochet upper. My daughter had feet like little blocks as a baby and no booties fit her feet easily. These are so […]
Krazy Kontest Just answer the following skill testing question for your chance to win! One correct answer to the following skill-testing question will be drawn: As a world class city, Toronto attracts people from all over the globe. This cause […]
An inspiration for a little trip from Jay: "Enjoying stay by the Bay in my hometown of Hamilton. Discovering a nature walk along the shore of Hamilton Harbour. Across the Bay was a fun visit to Burlington’s Royal Botanical Garden. […]
From their authentic foods, baked goods and bakery to their quick, friendly and efficient service, this place is a must in the Mimico area.
One of our most popular Favourites from last year. Still great. Happy St. Patty's day!☘️ 🍺
Julie's Favourite Thing Friday Quordle! I know last year I mentioned that I was hooked on Wordle from NYT. Well, it was a bit of a game changer to learn about Quordle. You solve 4 x 5 letter word puzzles […]
Emily's Favourite - How to get a good night sleep: BOSE Sleepbuds! If you live with a snorer or are a light sleeper, these are incredible! Super comfortable to sleep in, comes with three different size tips. They are noise […]
The 95th Academy Awards are just around the corner and we cannot wait!
Nelson's Favourite Thing Friday: Winter Scenery! Most of us wish for winter to pass quickly because of the cold, but the views are beautiful. If you’re surrounded by greenery and going for a walk or driving in or out of […]
Congratulations to the winner of our February 2023 Krazy Kontest. The correct answer to our question "Our Toronto Maple Leafs were a part of the "Original Six". So proud our city was one of the first hockey teams to build […]
This Friday recommendation from Julie for the all puzzle enthusiasts out there: My Bits and Pieces - Puzzle Tabletop Easel. This has a bit of MAGIC in it too! It is almost unbelievable that the pieces stay in place as […]
Gluten Free & Nut Free Bread, Pastries, Desserts, Pasta, Soups, Snacks & More!
Our February Krazy Kontest is now LIVE! 🎉 Your chance to win a $75 gift card to a local fave restaurant of your choice!!
Jay's Friday Favourite and a tip for a stroll - synagogue on Maria Street – Congregation Knesseth Israel. Commonly known as the Junction Shul.
A cute café in the Junction, steps from the Dundas West subway station.
It obviously has been a thing for a while, but I have discovered Facebook Marketplace! Tidy up in the New Year!
Congratulations to the winner of our January 2023 Krazy Kontest. The correct answer to our question "When was the Rogers Centre built?" is 1989.
The Needoh ball. Delightfully satisfying stress ball, great for kids and relieving stress.
Camping in winter! Nelson has a great idea how... One of my favourite things to do is camping. During these colder days, the thought of sitting by an open fire with a beer and roasting marshmallows is what I think […]
Happy new year to you and your family! We're starting it off again with our popular Krazy Kontest.