Happy 151st, Canada!

This year I rang in Canada’s 151st birthday from the nation’s capital. While avoiding Canada Day in Ottawa is my usual MO, I just couldn’t say no to a day spent at the Experimental Farm (yes, you heard right, it’s a farm right in the middle of the city!) drinking new, seasonal brews from one of my fav Ontario breweries.

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Mad for Janie Bryant

The mastermind behind the showstopping looks we see every week on Mad Men, costume designer Janie Bryant was at the Carlu on Thursday night for a ’60s Classic Cocktail Soiree hosted by the LCBO. Media types were out in droves in the decade’s finest styles to mingle & enjoy the Moscow Mules & Rusty Nails (gimlets were noticeably absent… as was Don Draper) and ’60s-inspired appetizers.

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