Dark ‘n’ Stormy

Dark ‘n’ Stormy

Posted by: on Aug 28, 2011 | No Comments

Lazy days call for lazy drinks. The Dark ‘n’ Stormy is refreshing with a spicy kick, and having just two ingredients makes it a sure bet for carefree late-summer porch sipping.

Willow Stream Spa at Banff Springs Hotel

Willow Stream Spa at Banff Springs Hotel

Posted by: on Aug 20, 2011 | No Comments

This past weekend my husband and I took off to enjoy a relaxing birthday weekend in our own backyard, Banff. A special treat was waking up for the Banff Springs weekend brunch and then heading off to the Willow Stream Spa for a relaxing afternoon.

Meals on wheels? That’s right, Calgary finally gets food trucks.

Meals on wheels? That’s right, Calgary finally gets food trucks.

Posted by: on Aug 17, 2011 | No Comments

Good gosh! Just thinking of the line ups to the Calgary food trucks on Stephen avenue make my knees weak and tremble, but let me tell you, it was well worth the wait. The vibe was that of a friendly Calgary festival, and my authentic Mexican tacos from Los Compadres were delicioso!

What is it about twenty-somethings?

What is it about twenty-somethings?

Posted by: on Aug 10, 2011 | No Comments

As I walked through the opening of Twenty last Friday night, surrounded by artists and peers that could all claim to be part of Generation Y (or Gen Next, depending who you talk to), the show’s theme of “feelings, experiences, and paradoxes of being twenty” felt particularly relevant.