Fifty Shades of Grey

The Most Controversial Books At Libraries

CP | Hillel Italie, The Associated Press | Posted 04.17.2014 | Canada Living

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The potty humour of "Captain Underpants" children's books and the mature exploration of race and family violence by Nobel laureate To...

Historic Vancouver Mansion Could Become Seniors Care Home

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A distinctive Vancouver mansion seen in many films and TV shows could be converted into a long-term care facility for seniors. The owners of Casa M...

Goodbye, Christian Grey

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

We all knew this day would come eventually, but that doesn't make it any less depressing. The "Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie that had taken over Vanc...

LOOK: 'Fifty Shades' Photos Show Ana Jogging

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

"Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie fans will be pleased to learn that the cast has resurfaced in North Vancouver. Star Dakota Johnson (playing main chara...

WATCH: Christian And Ana Jogging Scenes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

If you haven't had your fill of Jamie Dornan (AKA Christian Grey in the "Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie) running around Vancouver, you're in luck: there'...

Meet 'Fifty Shades' Author In Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver is swooning over the filming of "Fifty Shades of Grey" in the city, and now fans of the popular book franchise can meet the author face to f...

Jamie Dornan Looks Hot In The Rain

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Christian Grey sure is giving Jamie Dornan a run for his money: the actor is being chased all around town as the "Fifty Shades Of Grey" production tea...

LOOK: Christian Grey Jogs On Vancouver Seawall

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When you're as handsome as Christian Grey, you've got to stay in tip top shape. So it's no wonder the cast and crew of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" were see...

'Fifty Shades' Stars Surface At B.C. Hardware Store

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

"Fifty Shades of Grey" stars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan are heating up Ladner as they film scenes at Clayton's Hardware Store, where heroine Anas...

'Fifty Shades' Cast Enjoys Vancouver Birthday Dinner

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

It looks like the cast of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" is bonding quite nicely while they're shooting in Vancouver. Oscar-winner Marcia Gay Harden share...

LOOK: 'Fifty Shades' Is Back In Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

We can breathe easy again, everyone. The "Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie has not, as was previously rumoured, abandoned Vancouver. And while we've fou...

Satisfy Your 'Fifty Shades' Craving With This Video

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

While it's still not clear whether or not the "Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie has abandoned filming in Vancouver, one thing's for sure: our city is missi...

'Fifty Shades' Abandoning Vancouver?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The weather in Vancouver may be proving too, well, grey for the producers of this year's hottest movie franchise, "Fifty Shades Of Grey". According...

WATCH: Anastasia And Christian Kiss

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The "Fifty Shades Of Grey" production brought heat to a chilly Thursday morning in Vancouver, when passersby were treated to a steamy kiss between...

LOOK: UBC Turns 'Fifty Shades Of Grey'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

"Fifty Shades of Grey" has moved to UBC to shoot the script's graduation scenes. YVR Shoots took some photos on Sunday as the institution stood in ...

LOOK: 'Fifty Shades' Behind The Scenes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Move over, James Franco and Seth Rogen: there's a new hot film crew in town. And it sure is heating things up. The "Fifty Shades Of Grey" productio...

Fifty Shades Of Style

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada Style

Dakota Johnson could be the next Kristen Stewart in more ways the one. The 23-year-old has been cast as Anastasia Steele in the film adaptation of ...

Fifty Shades of Cliché: How To Explore The Real Kink World

Reive Doig | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Reive Doig

The worry of those who promote and teach about kink is that those reading Fifty Shades Of Grey will dive into recreating the relationships within it. Relationships that if they were taking place in real life wouldn't be viewed as kinky, fun and romantic, but as abusive, emotionally if not physically. Fortunately there are those more than willing to correct the inaccuracies in the book for those looking to discover the real world of BDSM.

Can Erotica Help Women's Sexuality?

Trina Read | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Living
Trina Read

Society still isn't comfortable with a woman flaunting her sexuality. Especially when she gets turned on by certain fantasies that are seen as taboo'ish. I really don't believe today's woman is sexually emancipated and the backlash telling her she shouldn't like erotica books is simple proof.

Why Is This Canadian Hospital Seeing A Spike In Births?

2 For Couples | Neil Morton | Posted 11.07.2012 | Canada Living

A significant spike in baby births at a hospital in Windsor, Ontario, has been attributed to the book Fifty Shades of Grey, which has become a cul...

What Sex Sells to Women?

Erika Lust | Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada Living
Erika Lust

I don't believe any single person can say what women want, but I can say with certainty that women do want. And the sooner society, media and business realize that this is the case, that men aren't the only sexual beings, the sooner we'll have greater variety to choose from and representations that reflect us.

SavvyMom Roundup: Rapping Parents, Sh*tty Moms, Failing Kids and more

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 11.10.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

This week, I tackle the notion of helicopter parenting, and letting your child fail. I also peek inside some interesting parenting books for the healthy and the quirky parent. And would you let your baby wear a Fifty Shade of Grey onesie? Didn't think so.

Eight Common Sex Problems and How to Solve Them

Debra Macleod | Posted 10.03.2012 | Canada
Debra Macleod

The truth is, both men and women tend to complain about the same things when it comes to sex, particularly when they're in a long-term relationship. Here are eight of the most common complaints I hear from couples, along with suggestions to turn a partner's frown upside down.

SavvyMom's Guide to May

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.14.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

May is your month, moms! Here's some tips to help make your mother's day month the best it can be. Lots of things to read, download and try while the weather warms up.

What We Didn't Expect From What to Expect

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.11.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Google's self-driving car, pregnancy must-haves, more Fifty Shades of Grey, mason jars and sandwich bags -- they all caught my attention this week.