LIFESTYLE & CULTURE
FOOD & DRINK 12
BAKING WITH THE MESSY BAKER
EVAN’S WINE RATINGS
SPAS OF NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE
BORN TO BE WILD
THE LONG DARK HISTORY OF THE LITTLE BLACK DRESS
Lynn Ogryzlo spends an afternoon in the kitchen with Charmian Christie.
If you are looking for the perfect wine to pair with dinner or a great gift for somebody, wine tasting grand champion Evan Saviolidis has broken down what wines work with what and why.
THE YIN & THE YANG
Like bread is to butter, milk is to cookies and chips are to dip, in the world of food pairings there are those that, well, are simply just right.
Here in Niagara, it’s not difficult to find a wealth of Afternoon Tea experiences that range from Victoria Tea service to a simple country tea.
ABOUT TOWN 24
A BOUQUET OF EXPERIENCES
THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIAGARA NIGHT
Celebrating mind, body and spirit, Niagara-on-theLake presents on oasis of world class spa destinations designed to help slow down life and soothe your senses while helping you sparkle from head to toe. About Niagara’s most historic town.
Internationally acclaimed artist Edward Spera has an incredible gift; utilizing his artistic talents to create paintings that share his journeys into the wild.
A look back at what is now a staple in every woman’s closet.
HERE. SEE. DO 54
With the Niagara Icewine Festival.
Special Section 61 DESTINATION PROFILE
Things to see and do in Western New York.
These Niagara wineries offer a plethora of experiences and insight into Niagara’s favourite beverage.
Taking a ghost tour is the perfect opportunity to hear some of the more interesting tales of a city’s past; stories never told on a regular walking tour.
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MORNING WATER – GREAT EGRET
The annual and much anticipated Shaw Festival Film Series gets underway once again this December, showcasing not only several feature films, but also six different documentaries.
by Edward Spera See page42