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How to solve Calgary Folk Music Fest’s biggest problem!

July 27, 2014 11

Update: Check out what the Calgary Folk Music Festival had to say about the future of the tarps. It should come as no surprise that I love the Calgary Folk Music Festival. Even though  I’ve only been going for the …

35 reasons why this year’s Calgary Folk Music Festival was AWESOME!

July 27, 2014

Every year Calgary Folk Music Festival wows and woos thousands of Calgarians with its food, fashion and yes, music. But this year’s festival was special because this year, the festival marked it’s 35th anniversary!  An impressive feat, especially considering the …

I’m going back to school….to teach!

July 25, 2014 2

Here’s something I never thought I’d say:  I’m going back to school! But this time, it’s to teach! Yup, nine years after graduating with my B.Ed, I’m heading back to the classroom to teach about really the only thing I …

Fargo coming back for season two!

July 21, 2014

Great news for both the fans of the TV show Fargo and the cast and crew that worked on the show in and around Calgary!  It was announced today that hot of being nominated for 18 Emmy Awards, the show …

Contest: Watch a movie premiere with Daniel Radcliffe! CLOSED

July 20, 2014 12

Okay, this is a super last minute contest, but it was so cool, I wanted to get it up ASAP! First things first, you have to be in the Toronto area by tomorrow, Monday July 21st to win. Why do …

Contest: Stylish Ray Bans for the stylish wine drinker!

July 18, 2014 42

Raise your hand if you feel like you’ve recovered from Stampede?  Hopefully a lot of you have your hands up, because I’ve got a new wine to tell you about. Heck, even if you’re not recovered for Stampede, there’s never …

Contest: Five pairs of tickets to special Holly Cole concert!

July 18, 2014 18

What are you doing on August 4th? Well, it’s a holiday, so hopefully you’re doing something fun with your day off. How’s about a take care of the planning because I’m giving away five pairs of tickets to an amazing …

Three Smart Travel Tips for Canadians Going South!

July 17, 2014 1

I’ve been lucky enough to travel to the States a few times this year, which is always fun, but a fun time away can sometimes be hampered by senseless costs and stressful trips. So, over the past few months, I’ve …

Contest: Win a four-pack of tickets to Wicked! CLOSED

July 15, 2014 105

They’re back! By “popular” demand, Witches both east and west are coming back to Calgary and they happen to be bringing one of Broadway’s biggest shows ever with them! That’s right, after an amazing run in 2011, the three-time Tony …

10 Amazing Calgary Patios…that also happen to have great WiFi!

July 7, 2014

This post is presented by Shaw When you think of summer, you probably think about long bike rides, hikes in the mountains, swimming in the river and, most importantly: patios. Luckily, Calgary has a ton of them. Whether you’re looking …

Stampede’d out? An adventurous and affordable list of Stampede alternatives!

July 7, 2014

If you’re like me, you’re probably thinking: Is Stampede done yet? Not cause you don’t love it, but because after the first weekend, you’re absolutely exhausted. This weekend, I think I took in more Stampede than ever before and now, …

Contest: Starbucks Refreshers Good Energy On-The-Go Gift Pack ($200) CLOSED

July 2, 2014 69

Can you feel that? That warm air? The bright sun? It’s summer. I think, yes I’m pretty sure summer is actually here! Finally! As great as Canadian summers are, the fun in the sun can leave you looking for ways …

Contest: Tickets to Zach Braff’s “Wish I Was Here”! (CLOSED)

July 2, 2014 67

If you’ve ever read this blog even once, you know that I was obsessed with Veronica Mars’ Kickstarter campaign.  A few months after it raised more than $5 million dollars, Zach Braff took to the crowd-funding site to help make …

Mandy Stobo gives where she lives in the ‘baddest’ way possible!

July 2, 2014

Sponsored by Telus: Famous for being “bad”. It’s definitely in Mandy Stobo’s nature to care and subsequently, do a lot of good, for a great deal people. I’ve known Mandy for a few years now and even if you don’t …

Video: TELUS surprises a customer in a big way!

June 25, 2014

Man, oh man. Sometimes the internet is just awesome. I’ve been completely in love with this new trend that has companies creating amazing moments for their customers and capturing them on film for all of us to see…and yes, cry …

Contest: Two four-day passes to the Calgary Folk Music Festival! (CLOSED)

June 24, 2014 224

If you were to ask me what is my favourite four days of the year in Calgary, I would always 100% say Calgary Folk Music Festival. And no, I’m not just saying that because they’ve given me a sweet prize …