Lisi Tesher/for metro toronto

» you know you want it!

Planning a big getaway or family visit this summer? It may still be several months away, but no doubt you’ve booked any necessary flights and accommodation already.Have you thought about all the other needs? Here’s a checklist to get you going:>> Make sure your passport is up to date and won’...

Tuesday, April 22, 2008, 4:38 PM

You know you want it: Spring boots!

Spring is here! But with the ground still wet from melting snow and the rains coming down, it’s all we can do to keep our feet warm and dry. Nothing does that better than the Wellington boot. Popularized by the first Duke of Wellington in the early 19th century, these boots became fashionable among...

Saturday, April 5, 2008, 3:25 AM

You know you want it: Nursing bras!

Purchasing a nursing bra isn’t simple, according to Shana, co-owner of Tryst lingerie, 465 Eglinton Ave. W. There are 150 bra sizes! According to this professional, “80 per cent of women wear bras that don’t fit them properly.” Pregnant women should go for a nursing bra fitting in their seventh to...

Friday, February 1, 2008, 8:10 AM

You know you want it: Celebration!

You shouldn’t need a special occasion for an excuse to celebrate — especially when the winter doldrums are nipping at your heels. Find any reason, or none at all, and invite friends over for some good food, libations, and good fun. >> Plan a pizza party — have individual ready-made pizza...

Saturday, January 26, 2008, 3:25 AM