Newly AyA & AVANI Renovated Showroom

After months of construction and hard work our newly renovated showroom was ready for its unveiling party. Guests including designers, media and friends arrived excited to experience the transformation and AyA evolution. Now featuring a new front foyer, 3 all new AyA kitchen displays and an entirely new AVANI section with 3 kitchens showcasing AVANI’s ...

The Caledon Exchange Grand Opening

Solmar Development Corporation, in partnership with CCS and Johnson Chou Architects, have created a site just outside of Bolton that is unique to Ontario, and possibly the entire country. It is called the Caledon Exchange and it has reinvented the traditional food bank. Don’t call it a food bank, because it is much, much more ...

Holiday Cheer: DIY Gifts-Part 2

Last week I posted our Mini Camp Fire gifts that my kids and I made for their teachers. To add to that gift, we also created a little treat to complete the theme, and made our very own “Smores” For S-mores on a stick you will need: (most items can be found at your local ...

Holiday Cheer: DIY Gifts-Part 1 Mini Camp Fires!

The kids and I made these as a Holiday gifts for their teachers this year. They are “Mini Campfires” To enjoy on a cold winter day. This activity was a great family time activity, where the kids got to help create the gifts they were giving to their teachers, and we got to spend time ...

Spreading Holiday Cheer: The Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookies

The holidays are quickly approaching and what better way to share the holidays than with sweet treats,family and friends. These ultimate chocolate chip cookies are guaranteed to spread some holiday cheer. Wrap them up as gifts or have them out at holiday parties to share with your guests! Ingredients: 4 Cups all purpose flour 2 ...

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 ...