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 [...]

A ‘FashionBeautyPurpose’ Event By Studio15

Fashion, women empowerment, humanitarian work and social conscience. They are all things that speak straight to my heart. So does wine, but that's a whole other story. Recently I had the pleasure of attending a fashion event here in Calgary put on by an fashion forward online boutique shop based out of New York called [...]

 Loved Week 6 Of My Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

 Loved Week 6 Of My Orange Theory Fitness Challenge

6 weeks and feeling stronger every day! It's incredible really. I am loving the changes I am feeling in my body. It is almost like an addiction now. I am happy to report that I set out to do 4 Orange Theory workouts a week during this challenge, and so far I haven't missed one. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Toronto reunions, beer tasting, and being awesome.

Toronto reunions, beer tasting, and being awesome.

Hello Toronto! At least that's what I said upon arriving to the big city from Spain last week. Little did I know the reunions and beer tasting about to ensue, leading up to Blissom, a sweet ass blogging/writing conference happening at Blue Mountain Resort(my reason for being in Toronto) - were gonna be as fantastic as [...]

Tunes, Culture and Community fun at Aboriginal Days.

Tunes, Culture and Community fun at Aboriginal Days.

It was a beauty of a long weekend. On Saturday we headed over to the Hay River Dene Reserve for the Aboriginal Day festivities, to enjoy some cultural fun. It was such a stunning day with loads of sunshine, perfect for the events. It's so awesome to go and check out these community events, it [...]

Northwest Territories Kayaking Adventures.

Northwest Territories Kayaking Adventures.

Being outdoors, and kicken it with mother nature - is forever one of the best places to be.  Not to mention the beauty up in Northern Canada is endless. With the sun shining high on this glorious Sunday Funday, and the water flowing ever so beautifully on the Hay River, there was just no other [...]

Tantalizing my taste buds with market perfection;)

Tantalizing my taste buds with market perfection;)

It was one of those days where I had a craving for some fresh food and Spanish market ambiance. After gathering the troops and getting a meeting point sorted, I was off to Mercat de l'Olivar, to indulge in some fresh seafood, and in addition to that of course, some very tasty Vino. I love [...]