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Happy World Pride 2014!

Toronto - Friday, June 27th, 2014

World Pride hits the streets of Toronto, so you have no excuse to stay home this weekend. Join thousands of people from around the world in celebration of love, sex, and LGBTTIQQ2SAA communities!

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The Sex Show team will be out and about all weekend, making friends and showering you with cool freebies. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram to follow us on foot. Here is we’re looking forward to during World Pride 2014:

Babes, Beats & BBQ: Afternoon Pool Party. Things are about to get much hotter at Oasis Aqualounge’s clothing optional party. Outdoor pool! Free hotdogs and veggie dogs! Music by DJ NIX! What more could you ask for?
June 28 from 3pm to 8pm. 231 Mutual Street. Cis women/trans-identified people-$20.00. Male & female couples-$80.00.

World Pride Float Like a Butterfly Beer Garden. Spread your wings and show off your pride colours at this inaugural event put on by Paul Brown Boxfit in support of the HIV and AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario. Mix and mingle while enjoying food by Big Bone BBQ and beats by DJ Matty Ryce & DJ Cole.
June 28-29 from noon to 10pm. 40 Wellesley Street East. $10.00

Proud of our Pride. Be on a lookout for Seduction’s pride of lions as they run wild. If you’re lucky, you can pet them and take a picture with them, but please don’t feed the beasts!
June 29. Church & Wellesley. Free.

Pride Parade. Hands down, this will be the biggest, loudest, proudest event of the year. Expect to see big smiles and sexy bodies, dance to the beats of passing-by floats, and get covered in rainbow colours and glitter!
June 29 at 1pm. Yonge Street. Free.

4am last call. Who needs sleep when you’ve got pride? Party day and night, and take advantage of the extended liquor licenses at bars across the city. Stay safe, and don't drink and drive!

-Lisa

Why we need #AdultSexEdMonth

Toronto - Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

A boy I dated in high school once told me that his all-male sex ed. class was briefed about the mysteries of female reproductive system and menstrual cycle. So what exactly was the lesson that he took away from that and eagerly shared with me?

“The teacher said that it’s impossible to have sex with girls when they’re on their periods because they get too bitchy.”

It’s been a decade since that conversation, but the rage caused by it still burns hot inside of me. When it comes to sexual education in schools, I blame ignorant remarks like that, in addition to the lack of correct information, funding, resources, and patience, for turning out scores of confused and clueless teenagers, who grow up to be confused and clueless adults. Some of the most important sex ed. lessons are then learned through practice, where making a tiny mistake could lead to huge consequences – anything from bruised egos, awkward moments and hurt feelings to embarrassing 2am ER trips, unplanned pregnancies, and preventable STIs.

Unfortunately, there are still many myths and misunderstandings about sex and sexuality floating around. Here are some of the most ridiculous and terrifying things I’ve heard people say:

  • "A girl can’t get pregnant when she’s on top because, duhh, gravity!" (Not true.)
  • "I stay extra protected by wearing two condoms at once." (Please don’t – the friction of latex on latex will damage the condoms faster than you can moan Ohhhhhhh!!)
  • "Who needs lube when you have Vaseline/olive oil/bacon grease?" (Oil based lubricants will eat through latex barriers and create a bacteria breeding ground on your genitals.)

Fortunately, June is Adult Sex Ed. Month. It’s a collection of articles, videos, podcasts, and infographics that focus on the educational aspects of sex. Whatever questions and curiosities you feel were ignored in your high school sex ed. classes are more than welcome during the Adult Sex Ed. Month. You can find all the answers on www.adultsexedmonth.com.

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Have you done your #AdultSexEdMonth homework yet?

And in case you're wondering, a little menstrual mess shouldn't be the reason to avoid good consensual sexy fun. All you need is showers, towels, vinyl sheets, wet wipes, and protection, of course!

-Lisa

Dirty minds think alike

Toronto - Monday, June 16th, 2014

All my life I’ve been told to get my mind out of the gutter. “No!” I say, exasperated by the slight thought of clean thinking.

We’re human but we all have animal instincts. This brings up the thought of sex -- ahhh!-- my favourite subject.

Did you know that having dirty thoughts can improve your sex life? For example, thinking about sex while you're stuck in traffic or picturing what you want to do sexually to your partner when you get home can send your endorphins into an all-time high. When your mind is in a euphoric state, it sends those warm fuzzy feelings downtown. All of a sudden, you’re clenching your legs together or adjusting your pants. Either way, it’s a damn good feeling! Keep at it and by the time you get home, you’re going to want to push your partner up against the wall, jump on top, and thrust.

Added toppings, as I like to call them, are always helpful to increase your stamina. This can include the following:

Sexting: The ultimate and popular tease.

Pics: Take a sexy selfie next time you go to the bathroom to show your partner what’s coming.

Sex articles: This will help you get even more into the mood. Hey, you can even read one of our blogs to help you along.

The list can go on. Just have fun with it!

-Love, Carla “Soft Meats” Carnemolla

Spicing up your sex life on a budget

Toronto - Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

I’m sure we’ve all been there: You spend too much money on sexy lace, fancy bras or panties that you just can’t live without, and 30 seconds into your play time, your man rips everything right off. You’re left saying “What the what?” All that work for nothing!

You don’t always need to spend hundreds of dollars on lingerie. Men are quite easy to please. They love every ounce of you: Your curves, your smell, every hole on your body, and that sexy mouth of yours.

So let’s get creative, ladies! Here are some ideas for those on a budget:

Cheap pantyhose: Instead of taking these off, let him rip them off you. Better yet, keep them on during your play and just rip the necessary holes where needed.

Halloween costumes: Perfect for a little sexy time! They were all just sitting in your closet anyway, right?

The man shirt: You can do a little re-enactment of Tom Cruise’s outfit from the movie Risky Business. Every man loves the look of an over-sized dress shirt on a woman. To make it sexier, you can always match it with a pair of thigh highs (ooh lala!) and unbutton the top buttons for some cleavage. Whether big or small, bring those girls out to play.

Everything but the kitchen sink: Anything in your fridge or pantry can be brought to the bedroom. However, let’s keep in mind that certain foods, like sardines and old mayo, may not be up to par. Like I said, get creative.

Most of all, enjoy yourself! Float your boat and his. Just remember you’re a sexy wildcat, so let out your animalistic nature!

-Love, Carla “Soft Meats” Carnemolla

New website and blog

Toronto - Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

We're very excited to announce the launching of our new fully responsive website for the 2014-2015 show season. The homepage will be the first to roll out with the update and all the show sites will follow soon after. We've also added a blog to our homepage to keep you up to date with all things sexy!

Designing mobile first was a very important step for us because of the staggering increase in mobile/tablet traffic over the last few years. Even just comparing our 2011 Toronto site analytics to our most recent 2013 show you can see the massive shift from desktop to tablet and mobile.

sex show 2011 to 2013 desktop vs mobile traffic

The above led us to start from scratch and redesign everything from the ground up focusing on a mobile first design making use of progressive enhancement (web design buzz words meaning that our core design is for mobile devices and then if we detect that the device is a tablet/desktop we add features if they are supported). This allowed us to make use of many new and amazing technologies while keeping a wide array of supported devices.

If you notice any errors, mistakes, or typos feel free to email me directly avery@everythingtodowithsex.com and I'll get them fixed.

-Avery

May is International Masturbation Month

Toronto - Thursday, May 15th, 2014

In case you haven't heard yet, May is International Masturbation Month. But I'm not about to tell you to go screw yourself.

Don’t get me wrong: I'm all for the midnight jerks to battle insomnia and slippery shower wanks to manage your stress. However, like so many other aspects of our daily lives and relationships, these “me-moments” often become repetitive, and lose all sense of hormone-induced euphoria, excitement, and adventure.

Instead, to celebrate this International Masturbation Month, I urge you to take some time out of yoru busy schedule and love yourself.

Silence your phone and hang a sock on your doorknob.

Put on some sweet sensual slow jams.

Light some candles.

Feed yourself some peaches and cream.

Watch some porn.

Discover your body all over again -- all of its nooks, folds, and pink bits.

Don't hold back.

Love yourself.

May is International Masturbation Month

-Lisa

Everything to do with the Everything To Do With Sex Show

Toronto - Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Hi there! Thanks for dropping by. Won’t you stay for a while? We’d love to get to know you.

We, the voices behind this blog, work around the clock to bring you the Everything To Do With Sex Show and Le Salon de l’Amour et de la Séduction. Over the years, we’ve learned a lot about relationships, sexuality, love, seduction, and we’d like to take this opportunity to share that information, along with our thoughts, hopes, ideas, experiences, and dreams with you.

While putting on multiple shows across Canada, we also had the pleasure of meeting and befriending many amazing people – sexperts, authors, performers, celebrities, designers, chefs, business owners, artists, doctors. These people are the reason our shows are such a success. We are forever grateful to them for their support, and we can’t wait to introduce them to you here as our guest bloggers.

And you? What brings you here? We’d love to hear your story. You can connect with us in the comment section at the bottom of each post, on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or by email. And in time, we hope to become good friends with you, too.

The Everything To Do With Sex team

Note: This blog is intended for an adult audience only. Due to the explicit nature of the subject matter, reader discretion is advised.

-The Everything To Do With Sex Show Team

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