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Haute Harajuku

Haute Harajuku

Bustling, vibrant, endlessly imaginative and completely electric, there is little doubt why Harajuku is not only one of Tokyo’s most famous areas but one of the most recognised fashion destinations in the world!

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.

The Calgary Folk Music Festival

The Calgary Folk Music Festival

Posted by on Jul 28, 2011 | No Comments

Each year music festivals seem to be getting more and more popular. Sasquatch! added a whole new day of music and still quickly sold out to record attendance, while next year Coachella is planning to add a full new weekend to accommodate their popularity.

This past weekend a sold-out Calgary Folk Music Festival treated attendees at Prince’s Island Park to four days of an eclectic mix of music.

Harvesting Rhubarb
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Harvesting Rhubarb

Posted by on Jul 24, 2011 | No Comments

How I wish we photographed the rhubarb before harvesting. Not only is rhubarb consumable, but it looks gorgeous in the yard; it gets to be quite tall and vibrant. It’s so pretty in the backyard that I’m always saddened just before harvesting — then I remember all the deliciousness that will come from it: rhubarb pie, nectar, jam, chutney, turnovers.

Calgary Stampede Fashion Inspiration

Calgary Stampede Fashion Inspiration

Posted by on Jul 15, 2011 | No Comments

The Calgary Stampede brings our downtown to life. For a few days, streets like Stephen Avenue are so busy you’d think you were in a major world city — with a western twist. Calgary is having a western-themed party and the entire world is invited.