Lipgloss Coven – 7 – Sugar Kane

“We might as well settle in here until the others get back or it strikes midnight – whichever comes first.” He props his legs up on the table and lounges back into the sofa. Claiming extra space, his arm and leg brush against mine and I feel veritable sparks pass between us. “On a totally…

The Sweet Side of Port Hope Part III: Dreamers Cafe

Home of the Crazy Cookie Dreamers Cafe – the original corner of Queen Sweet Spot and home of the crazy cookie – a Port Hope staple. Owner Roger Bernard offers a variety of treats and beverages – making this spot an excellent place for groups. The deliciously gooey “crazy cookie” is one of Port Hope’s…

Lipgloss Coven – 6 – Drunken Butterfly

After an hour or two of getting to know the girls Hermione addresses the group and the room becomes very serious. “Girls, we’ve got a reason to celebrate tonight and a reason to be worried.” she pauses before continuing. “We can celebrate that Erika is here, ready to learn her truth. We will help her…

Lipgloss Coven – 5 – Sunday

“I have a feeling you are going to leave here tonight with a much better understanding of who we are, who you are, and how much pedigree you really have.” “You’ll forgive me if I’m skeptical.” I say in the sweetest, politest possible way. “Come on, let’s head in and meet the others.” She says…

3 Rainy Day Playlists for a Friend, Scaling the Precipice

“The climb is tough, but the view from the top is worth it.” Dashing into the little diner on the corner to escape the pouring rain while reflecting on past playlists with a good friend – a Wednesday lunch hour well spent. We agree that a well-crafted playlist can set the right mood for anything,…