Feeling the Magic of The Toronto Film Festival (TIFF 2011)

TIFF is one day away and I can feel the excitement rising from other’s in Cambridge, through Twitter and various news outlets. Between movie screenings, star gazing, and a few chance meetings with fellow Tweeps, this weekend is going to be busy and exhilarating.  Going on a pauper’s budget this year is going to be difficult.  We have to ensure that we are ready for any event that comes our way. This year, I have been fortunate.  I have won tickets to The Descendants, starring George Clooney (Humina Humina), from Diet Coke.   As well, I have won tickets to Hick, … Continue reading Feeling the Magic of The Toronto Film Festival (TIFF 2011)

Who’s Partying at the 36th Annual Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF 2011)?

For those fortunate enough to attend the TIFF 2011 parties, Life’s a Blog salutes you! Will Madonna, Clooney, and Pitt choose to mix it up with director Paul Haggis, sip Martini’s at the Grey Goose event, or support a cause at the Four Seasons?  We’ll soon find out as the 36th Annual Toronto International Film Festival is quickly upon us! For those wanting to catch a glimpse of a celebrity or two (since I’m unable to share the party love on here), please visit notable.ca for the full list. I will tell you, that despite having to drive to Toronto … Continue reading Who’s Partying at the 36th Annual Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF 2011)?

Ellen Degeneres in Toronto Ontario at the Power of Women’s Show

As most of you know, I’ve been on an aggressive campaign to get Ellen Degeneres to assist me during the Toronto Film Festival in Toronto.  Yes, I’m Ellen’s Biggest fan…or so I thought! Well, I figured my opportunity would come this week when Ellen Degeneres attended the Power of Women’s Show in Toronto.  There’s two day’s left and no such luck.  There are a few things that I learned during this experience. Even though you think you’re special, there is also at least 100, 000 other people who think the same.  When Ellen tweets on Twitter the immediate response rate is astronomical.  You … Continue reading Ellen Degeneres in Toronto Ontario at the Power of Women’s Show

Poor Little Fat Girl Does the Dance for Ellen Degeneres in Toronto

Ok seriously, THIS is how far I will go.  To see my fat body straddle a coffee table…that’s it.  If I don’t get my chance to see Ellen Degeneres at the Power of Women’s show, in Toronto, Ontario. After this……well…….the fat lady has sung! This is for the contest through Majic 100 in Ottawa, Ontario.  We’ll see…..but as it goes now.  I’m not going to the Power of Women’s show but Ellen or no Ellen, I’m still hyped for the Toronto Film Festival!! Continue reading Poor Little Fat Girl Does the Dance for Ellen Degeneres in Toronto