Gal Pals do Valentines at Market on 17th Ave

Gal Pals do Valentines at Market on 17th Ave

17th ave in Calgary is one of my fave places to hang out. Whether its coffee, tea, wine, cocktails or a dining experience. You have loads of great places to choose from. Whatever floats your boat really. It was a last minute dinner kinda night, not to mention Valentines day. Coming from world travels, I [...]

My 8 Week Challenge With Orange Theory Fitness Begins

My 8 Week Challenge With Orange Theory Fitness Begins

Orange Theory Fitness. A revolutionary way of getting your ass kicked. Ok, and a revolutionary way of whipping that ass into fine shape. Basically it is a 60 minute workout consisting of interval training. You are equipped with a heart rate monitor - to keep track of what heart rate zone you are in out of [...]

Why I Signed Up For A Library Card

Why I Signed Up For A Library Card

First of all, intelligence makes people more attractive. Not to mention expanding your mind is cool. Don't let anyone tell you different. I love reading, you know, there is nothing like getting lost in a good page turner. As much as I appreciate the functionality of a kindle, the feeling of holding a real book [...]

Music, bevies and good jams at Ironwood

Music, bevies and good jams at Ironwood

So its official. I found another happy place. Full of live tunes, great service, cold bevies, and some kick ass rustic ambiance that any good music venue has. Ironwood Stage & Grill, right here in my area of the city - trendy, historic,Β Inglewood, Calgary. This past weekend was the Blockheater music festival in Calgary. Blockheater [...]

The Char Bar Experience

The Char Bar Experience

It was a ladies of leisure kind afternoon, and after driving around for sometime trying to make a decision, we ended up choosing to head into the Simmons building in East Village where we got all comfy in Char Bar. It's funny how there are so many fabulous restaurants that I want to try in [...]

Revitalizing myself in a Float Pod

Revitalizing myself in a Float Pod

I had never envisioned myself immersed in an enclosed pod containing 1200 pounds of Epsom salts and 11 inches of water? Nor was I aware of the health benefits of it until I discovered Float Life in Calgary. Apparently floating has been around since 1954.... So where the heck have I been? Well other then [...]

3 Steps to take when your locked in an Outhouse

3 Steps to take when your locked in an Outhouse

First of all, how in the heck do I end up these situations?! Really now, the most random situations always seem to sneak up on me. It's either the most incredibly amazing things, or the most ridiculously random. There seems to be no middle ground. So yes, in case your wondering, I did get locked [...]

Snow, and the shoes for the occasion.

Snow, and the shoes for the occasion.

Winter time entertainment. It come is all forms, shapes and sizes. I love a good ol' winter adventure sesh, especially when you find yourself amidst a beautiful balmy winter day. Not to mention in the stunning Northwest Territories region of Canada. It's not uncommon to find temperatures dipping down to -50c in January/February, yes freeze [...]

Java Date for Two

Java Date for Two

Coffee. You know a good steaming cup of java. Yah that's right. A cup a day, is just what the doctor ordered. For me that is anyway. I love coffee. Well let me be a little more specific, I love good coffee.Β You know, as opposed to shit stuff. I am quite picky with my coffee... [...]

Tunes, drinks, and epic times at Agua Bar

Tunes, drinks, and epic times at Agua Bar

Live tunes, cold drinks, amazing people and an epic atmosphere. Sounds pretty darn awesome doesn't?! That's because those things are awesome! Agua Bar in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, is exactly where it'sΒ at if those are things that are up your alley. Agua Bar has it all. That's actually a fish tank in the window, and [...]