Kicked The Dirt Up VIP Style At The Calgary Stampede

Kicked The Dirt Up VIP Style At The Calgary Stampede

Calgary Stampede, 10 days of Cowboy's, rodeo's, chuck wagon's, party tent's, rides, pancake breakfasts, and let's not forget the mini donuts.....  I have not been in Calgary during the stampede in about 10 years, so when I got invited by the fabulous fashion designer Jean Michel, to attend a day of behind the scenes day [...]

A Day Of Pampered Bliss At Soma Spa

Hammam massage. Just the name makes me feel like I am traveling once again. I was lucky enough to come across Soma Spa here in Calgary, and learned they are in fact the only spa in Calgary to offer Hammam massage. With that being said, I was in! In fact I was in for a few other [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]