Shakey Graves, The Opening Act I Bought A Concert Ticket For

Shakey Graves, The Opening Act I Bought A Concert Ticket For

Have you ever in your life bought a concert ticket solely to see the opening act? Well neither had I until Shakey Graves just paid a visit to Calgary. He was here to open for City And Colour, whom also are totally awesome, but for me, they just ain't Shakey. You could almost say Shakey [...]

Nature Inspired Fashion By Jean Michel Wows At PARKSHOW 2016

Nature Inspired Fashion By Jean Michel Wows At PARKSHOW 2016

Fashion and inspiration come in so many various forms. Not so long ago I introduced Jean Michel and his visionary motif's that he prints on silk scarves, leggings, and fans. If you missed the article then have a little read to catch your self up to fashion speed. 'Nature Inspired Fashion By Jean Michel' I am [...]

Nature Inspired Fashion By Jean-Michel

Nature Inspired Fashion By Jean-Michel

Fashion, art, travel, nature, and scarves, are some of the most cherished things in my life. So clearly I was overjoyed when I had the pleasure of meeting Jean-Michel Gires, whom shares those cherished passions, and has combined them all to create some stunning wearable art in the form of scarves, leggings and fans. With [...]

Reap Calgary’s Sustainable Style Revolution Event

Reap Calgary’s Sustainable Style Revolution Event

Sustainable, local products are the way forward. It's a way of living that I am passionate about, and I love that Calgary is making it a way of life here. It's a breath of fresh sustainable air. I had the pleasure of attending the Sustainable Style YYC, Fashion Revolution event, put on by REAP Calgary. [...]

Cruised Through Week 5 Of My Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Cruised Through Week 5 Of My Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Week 5 of my Orange Theory fitness challenge complete! Week freaken 5. I loved week 5! My body has been adapting quite nicely this past week. I was stoked that I was able to push again. Going into week 6 you would think I would be counting down to my last few weeks of this [...]

Caught My Breath In Week 4 Of My Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Caught My Breath In Week 4 Of My Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Week 4, in the books. Here I am right smack dab in the middle of my 8 week challenge, and yet it still feels like only the beginning of this journey for me. Every week over this last month has brought something totally different within my body and my mind. It's pretty amazing actually. This [...]

How To Rock Your First Spin Class

How To Rock Your First Spin Class

I have always wanted to attend a spin class, and having a long time friend, Michelle, whom I haven't seen in a few years instructing at Spoke(N)Spin here in Calgary - made for the perfect opportunity for a reunion and a workout. The studio is quaint, and the space inside is utilized very well. I [...]

Pushed through Week 3 of my Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Pushed through Week 3 of my Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Week 3 came and went so darn fast. I think too it's because I truly love Orange Theory. The work outs, and the people there. I look forward to every workout, and not going on Saturday/Sunday makes me really eager to get back into it come Monday. I am feeling a bit addicted to it. [...]

Smashed by Week 2 of my Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Smashed by Week 2 of my Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

Week 2 of my challenge flew by just as fast as week 1. Its crazy to think that this is already day 1 of week 3! Well this time around, I can't say that I smashed week 2 - it was more that week 2 smashed me. There was loads of awesome things happening at [...]

How I rocked the Calgary Wine Festival Solo

How I rocked the Calgary Wine Festival Solo

Being a self proclaimed pro at sippin on vino. Obviously I couldn't pass up the Calgary wine festival. Wine, wine and more wine. Sounds like heaven if you ask me. The picture I had in my mind was quaint tables set up from spectacular vineyards, all for my sampling pleasure. Well that mental picture wasn't [...]