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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]