Northern Canadian Class – Dining In Style At ‘The Back Eddy’

Northern Canadian Class – Dining In Style At ‘The Back Eddy’

Classy dining around the globe is a hobby that I take very seriously. Enticing the palette with incredible and unique flavors and food pairings, all while surrounded in a comfortable chic atmosphere - is exactly what I am after when dining out. I am continually on the hunt to find the best and most amazing [...]

Top 3 Sights To See In A Day At Yoho & Banff National Parks

Top 3 Sights To See In A Day At Yoho & Banff National Parks

Road trips are one of the best past times of mine. They can give that feeling of spontaneity and adventure that our souls yearn for. Being in Calgary at the moment, and so close to Yoho & Banff National parks, it only makes sense to get out there and enjoy them as much as possible. [...]

Epic Eats And Treats At the Corner House Cafe

Epic Eats And Treats At the Corner House Cafe

We all know that I like a classy establishment where I can dress up and put on my heels, but I am a small town girl at heart, so sometimes I like those down to earth, home cooked flavors in a more rustic ambiance. I have driven by 'The Corner House Cafe' many times and [...]

 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. [...]

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 [...]

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's 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 [...]

Eating typically traditional in Palma at La Cueva

Eating  typically traditional in Palma at La Cueva

One thing to remember when embarking on a dinner mission in Spain - 'Most restaurants don't open before 8'. Freaken heck though, most westerner's don't like to eat after 8. It can be a tad bit of an adjustment. Seeing as how I am programmed to have dinner quite early in the evening, I always [...]

Palma pallete adventures at OMBU.

Palma pallete adventures at OMBU.

Treating your taste buds to culinary seduction is always a sensory event not to be missed. It was a ladies do dinner day, and we weren't quite sure where to go. After gallivanting all around the city,  enjoying the epic ambiance, and of course being awesome - we needed to pick a place to wine [...]

4 Steps to take when you find yourself with Liquid Stevia in your eye.

4 Steps to take when you find yourself with Liquid Stevia in your eye.

First of all, liquid Stevia in the eye?! Is that a thing? What are the chances. Except when it comes to me. Typical Petrena, always gets into the most random situations. One way or another. They always find me. I literally just got home from enjoying some work on a writing project, feeling all happy [...]