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Girls Vs. Grammys
The 2016 Grammy nominations have arrived, and along with the usual snubs and surprises, there’s a noticeable—dare we say, sexist?—thing going on with the nods this year. Hollywood, too, is fighting back against sexist tropes after actress Brie Larson spoke out against being called an “it girl.” Do you agree with Brie? How do you feel about the Grammy nods this year? Sound off with us on Facebook and Twitter!
A new infographic explains how volunteering and giving back is good for your health. That’s excellent news for these do-gooders in Saskatoon, who threw surprise wedding reception for a Syrian couple who came to Canada as refugees. In sadder news, today we are also remember Evan Leversage, the Ontario boy whose town famously banded together to give him an early Christmas, who passed away over the weekend. Our thoughts are with his friends and family. <3
Festive Foods & Facts!
What happens when you combine delicious eggnog with yummy cupcakes? Why, the best Christmas cupcakes ever, that’s what! Of course, it’s not all about Christmas and mistletoe this December (though we did figure out where that strange tradition of kissing under the Yuletide shrub comes from). Hanukah is now officially underway, and to celebrate, we’ve got 10 fun facts to know about the Jewish holiday.
Since there’s only two weeks left until Christmas (!) we're serving up some holiday gift inspiration! Whether you’re shopping for the book lover or the boozehound, there’s something for everyone on your list. We’ve even selected our favourite items inspired by Pantone’s colours of the year—perfect for the trendsetter in your life!
CONTESTS X 2
This month, we've got not one, but TWO amazing contests for you to take part in! For a chance at winning a year-long subscription to Ricardo Magazine, find our Cookie-A-Day Contest post on W Dish's Facebook page give it a like and comment! Plus, for the more fashionably minded, there's a $500 shopping spree to Old Navy up for grabs!