We asked Toronto’s top chefs how to be an adult

Last week we wrapped our Mogo x Underground Chef Co. Speaker Series, and streamed it live on our Facebook page from the #MogoLounge. If you missed it, don’t worry, you can check out the videos here. We had the best chefs in The Six under our roof (did we beat Drake to it??), and besides revelling in their entrepreneurial greatness, we also got the inside scoop on their upcoming projects—and how they hustled to where they are today. Although most of them don’t consider themselves grownups yet (or ever?), they shared some gems in response to Chantel’s signature question: ![](/content/images/2016/08/chantel-chapman-mogo_askanadult.jpg) “What’s your #1 Adulting tip?” ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-paul-boehmer-1-1.jpg) ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-craig-wong-1.jpg) ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-michael-hunter-1.jpg) ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-Amreen-Omar-1-2.jpg) ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-Devan-Rajkumar-1.jpg) ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-joe-friday-1.jpg) ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_financewithbenefits_subsc-v3-1.gif) Sign up to get exclusive invites and info on upcoming Mogo Events. #MogoPerks SIGN UP NOW

Adulting 101: Korean Skincare Edition Vancouver

Yes, we’re still talking about washing your face and being an adult. Our Adulting 101: Korean Skincare Edition event went down on August 4th in Toronto at the #MogoLounge and it was off the hook. We couldn’t have our West Coasters missing out on the K-beauty craze, so we’re bringing the event to Vancouver. ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_adulting101-korean-skin-care-vancouver_img-1.jpg) Image by Racinneca If you have no idea what we’re talking about, here’s a recap: We’re combining our notorious Adulting 101 class with the latest and greatest in K-beauty, for an evening you don’t want to miss. Our very own Financial Fitness Coach, Chantel Chapman, will be schooling you on how to whip your finances into shape with info on credit score, budgeting, and other important adult things (all in our signature game-show style obvi). ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_adulting101-korean-skin-care-vancouver_img-2.jpg) And, nothing says being a grownup like washing your face before bed in spite of how many vodka sodas you’ve had. Like paying your credit card on time, living within a budget, and not spending your entire paycheck on kombucha - a good skincare routine is part

Mogo x Underground Chef Co. Speaker Series

▶ Calling all foodies 🍺 🌮 🍷 We’re bringing you an exclusive behind-the-scenes encounter with some of the hottest chefs, food bloggers, and restaurant industry influencers in the country. From August 8th to 12th, our Mogo x Underground Chef Co. Speaker Series will be coming at ya live from the MogoLounge. In partnership with Openly Talks, we’ll be streaming interviews with the best-of-the-best in Toronto’s culinary scene. Get ready for a raw, uncut experience with the baddest in the biz. ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-co_openly_toronto-2.jpg) Openly Talks and The Underground Chef Co. are both huge connectors in the industry. From hosting chef battles with to-be-discovered chefs in Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa, to creating fresh, real content - they both bring together and showcase influential leaders and entrepreneurs. We love that their platforms are fueling the community in a meaningful and connected way. ![](/content/images/2016/08/mogo_underground-chef-co_openly_live-stream.gif) Curl up in your office chair over your lunch break, and watch as renowned Chefs like Joe Friday whip up signature creations while answering questions from Gastroposters, YouTubers, and other influencers. Financial Fitness Coach, Chantel Chapman, will be grilling (pun intended) them on

Pokénom - Calii Love Pop Up at the MogoLounge

If you haven’t had a poké (POH-keh) bowl yet, we feel bad for you. So bad, in fact, that from August 8th to 18th (from 12-7 pm Monday to Friday) we’re bringing the island-inspired healthy-ish comfort food to you at the MogoLounge. Our friends at Calii Love will be serving up their addictive bowls exclusively (as in, the only place in TO to get your hands on ‘em) at the lounge, so be sure to drop in and get yours. These bowls are getting seriously famous; they blew up on UberEATS, selling out faster than you can say T.Swift rebound, and let’s not forget that time Amber Rose raved about ‘em on her Insta. ![](/content/images/2016/07/mogo_Calii-love_mogolounge_image-4.jpg) ![](/content/images/2016/07/mogo_Calii-love_mogolounge_image-1.jpg) The bowls—made up of fresh fish, rice, ridiculously yummy sauce, and all kinds-o-garnishes—will be selling at a fat discount of 50% off for MogoMembers. ![](/content/images/2016/07/mogo_Calii-love_mogolounge_image-2.jpg) Image by Lanterradevelopments.com Calii Love, created by infamous Chef Joe Friday (co-founder of the Underground Chef Co. and new pizzeria ViaVai), puts a Cali-inspired twist on the Hawaiian

Adulting 101: Korean Skincare Edition

Nothing says being a grownup like washing your face before bed in spite of how many vodka sodas you’ve had. Like paying your credit card on time, living within a budget, and not spending your entire paycheck on kombucha - a good skincare routine is part of adulting. ![](/content/images/2016/07/mogo_korean-skincare_racinne-1.jpg) Image by Racinneca That’s why we’re bringing you Adulting 101: Korean Skincare Edition. We’re combining our notorious Adulting 101 class with the latest and greatest in K-beauty, for an evening you don’t want to miss. Our very own Financial Fitness Coach, Chantel Chapman, will be schooling you on how to whip your finances into shape with info on credit score, budgeting, and other important adult things (all in our signature game-show style obvi). ![](/content/images/2016/07/mogo_adulting101_korean-skincare_Chantel_Sylvia-3.jpg) Influential beauty & fashion YouTuber, Sylvia Jade, will be there breakin down the infamous multi-step Korean skincare routine for you, with tons of prizes and giveaways including some amazing K-beauty products from Raccine. If you hear ‘snail goo’ and don’t immediately think of Korean skincare, we’ll forgive you for living under a rock for