Blogpodium 2013

This past weekend was the 3rd Blogpodium, and AyA’s 2nd time sponsoring this grand event. Blogpodium gathers bloggers alike, from all over, to educate themselves on successful blogging, with tips on creating content, gaining loyal followers, and turning blogs into businesses. The keynote speaker this year was Toronto’s very own Sarah Richardson. Sarah set the ...

Mango Tilapia 3

We’re half way through the summer, and the August Civic long weekend is here! We’ve had some great weather this year in Toronto, unpredictable at times, but for the most part, it’s been perfect for backyard grilling. If you are looking for a new bbq recipe to try this weekend, and the standard hot dogs ...

Blogpodium Bound 2013 Contest Winner!

AyA has hosted yet another successful Blogpodium Bound Contest for 2013, and this year’s entries were bigger and better! Blogpodium is an annual conference hosted downtown Toronto, for the blogging community, educating bloggers on how to manage their blogs as businesses, generate traffic and create interesting content for a loyal group of followers. The Blogpodium ...

Conserving Energy

As most of you are probably already aware, and if you live in the GTA, experienced first hand, Toronto’s torrential downpour Monday afternoon left the city in shock. With 124mm of rain in only 2 hours, the city experienced flooding and a city wide power outage affecting more than 300, 000 homes. The power outage ...

Canada Day: What to See, What to do!

This weekend marks Canada’s 146th birthday and is officially the first long weekend of Summer! There are plenty of activities to take part in on long weekends, and no matter what you and your family or friends are up to this weekend, we want you to have fun and be safe! Although the forecast in ...

IDS13 Sneak Peek

With just one week to go until showtime, we cannot keep it to ourselves any longer! For this year’s Interior Design Show at the Toronto Convention Center, AyA has teamed up with award winning architect Johnson Chou to create this year’s booth concept; “Base”. Along with some fantastic suppliers showcasing fabulous modern cabinetry for the ...