Category Archives: Top Five

Na’cho regular nacho blog …every nacho has a story

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As told by Yellow House’s very own Nacho Queen, Nachos are a very important dish.

As the resident Nacho connoisseur, and in lieu of National Nacho Day, I want to share with you Toronto’s Nacho hot-spots based on my personal experience. 

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Top Ten Summer Music Festival Survival Guide

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Kurt and Anj are both the in-house avid festival goers. Compiling their years of experiences, they’ve made a list of their Top Ten Summer Music Festival tips. Read below on their survival guide!

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Real Canadian Food for your Canada 150 Celebrations

As organizations and brands prepare to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, an important part of these celebrations (and often what your guests are left talking about afterwards) is the food.  

The YellowHouse team has been busy searching for inspiration on not only beautiful, but meaningful, and real Canadian food to entertain and delight guests at these important occasions.

Read below our Account Director, Sara Gundy interview with Chef De Cuisine, Andrea Callan

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Holiday Gift Guide – For the male in your life

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? The team at YellowHouse Events have compiled a list we recommend for your friend, family, co-worker, and this post in particular… for the male in your life!male

  1. Samsung VR 2. Daniel Wellington Oxford NATO Strapless Stainless Steel Watch 3.Mill Street Brewery Winter Sampler 4. Herschel Supply Novel Duffle 5. Peace Collective Blue Jays Collection Home is Toronto Crewneck  6. North Beard Oil + Lotion + Brush set

 

Happy Shopping & Happy Holidays from YellowHouse Events!

#YHELifeHack #3 Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

You love your mom right? But you just haven’t had time to plan for Mother’s Day on Sunday [yes, it’s this Sunday, May 8th]! At YellowHouse, we make life easier for our clients, so for this week’s #YHELifeHack we have compiled a list of our best, last minute Mother’s Day gifts to help you plan a special day for the amazing woman responsible for well … your existence. You’re welcome.

  1.  For the hard-working mom

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Is your mom too busy to schedule an appointment to a spa? Why not bring the spa to her? Mobile Massage will bring registered massage therapists to your doorstep when it suits her. This way you give her the gift card on Sunday and she can enjoy her gift on a day she chooses.  http://www.themassagelady.ca

  1. For the busy mom

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Some moms love to cook, but don’t have time to shop and plan the meals as well. Meet Chef’s Plate, who will deliver fresh, portioned ingredients and curated recipes right to your door. No shopping, just simple, gourmet cooking…with a glass of wine in one hand. Better still, you could cook the meal for her while she sips the wine and really make her proud.

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  1. For the hard-to-impress mom

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Do you have a hip mom who changes her style so often you can’t keep up? Why not hire a personal shopper at her favourite store?  She’ll be impressed by your gesture and her fashion game will stay on point. Or on fleek. [If she is really hip, she will know what that means.]

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  1. Need a gift on a budget?

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No money, no worries. Mom still loves you!

Take your mom out for a budget friendly picnic at one of many scenic spots in your city. Find out where the cherry blossoms are in bloom or pick a lakeside picnic table or, if you really want to tug at mom’s heart strings, go to a park she used to take you to as a kid. Hit up the dollar store for some colourful plates and an inexpensive blanket and even if it’s just PB&J sammies, you will be her favorite kid! Trust us.

 

5.) Need more gift ideas stat? Yes, there’s an app for that!

Screen Shot 2016-05-05 at 3.25.05 PMTry the Giftagram app (download for free on any IOS or android device). The app curates best in class products from local and international retailers. Whether you select locally made donut-macarons, a unique flower arrangement, or a gift card to mom’s favourite hot spot, Giftagram has you covered. So, while you are at the game tonight, or on a patio enjoying happy hour, you can select and ship mom’s gift right to her door. Win-win.

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