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Campaign hopes to bring Kevin Bacon to Alberta town to dance away embarrassing new law!

March 11, 2015 15

Oh internet, you never cease to amaze me! You may have heard that the extremely small town of Taber, Alberta has recently passed a new law that makes it illegal to spit or swear in public. It also creates a …
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Five facts about the new Q host!

March 10, 2015 1

Well, it’s official! After months of specutation, the CBC has finally announced who will be the new host of Q.  (We all remember what happened to he who should not be named, right?) And the new host is….. Shad! If …
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Video: Westjet flight attendant gets funky

March 10, 2015

Another day, another cute WestJet video. This one is of a flight attendant funking it up to Mark Ronson‘s Uptown Funk You Up. It’s cute, it’s fun, but it begs us to ask ourselves a very important question: How the …
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These nine concerts are skipping Calgary and going to Edmonton instead. Is the Saddledome to blame?

March 3, 2015 17

It’s hard to be a pop music fan and live in Calgary. The folk music fans have the Calgary Folk Fest. The indie music fans have Sled Island. But the pop music fans? Well we get the bands that usually …
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Carly Rae Jepsen is back with a really, really catchy song!

March 1, 2015 2

Updated:  Jepsen just released the video for I Really Like You and…it’s really weird. No, not because it stars Tom Hanks and features a Justin Bieber cameo, but because I don’t really understand why it stars Tom Hanks. I feel …
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Chris Hadfield confirms best thrift store find ever!

February 27, 2015

Photo via CBC When it comes to thrift stores I’ve never had much luck. I always hear stories of people finding great things, but I’m not one of them. Actually, I think the last time I was at a thrift …
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34 Canadians danced across Canada to Pharrell’s Happy!

February 27, 2015

Is it okay if we don’t talk about that dress for a second? Long before the dress basically broke the internet, Pharrell’s highly addictive song “Happy” was stuck in Canadians heads for at least six months. Well, add one more …
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Calgary to host the 2016 Junos!

February 27, 2015 3

Well this is just great news! It’s just been announced that Calgary will be playing host to the 2016 Juno Awards.  Which, in case you didn’t know, are like our Grammy Awards. Except they’re like the Oscars, because CTV has …
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Artist uses snowshoes to make unbelievable snow art at Lake Louise!

February 26, 2015

Updated: I’ve just updated this post to include the released video of Simon Beck creating these amazing pieces.  What’s even more incredible, he made these “sculptures” using nothing but his snowshoes and a compass!   I’ve never seen anything like …
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Rob Ford just posted some very strange items on eBay!

February 25, 2015

Updated Prices: Football tie: $2,650 Poster: $310 Wal-Mart Pants: $305 Riders Jersey: $1,275   A few months ago, people often wondered, “Oh Rob Ford, what will you do next?” Well, now we know. The former Toronto Mayor, now City Councillor …
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Vancouver photographer perfectly captures the final years of strangers’ beautiful dogs.

February 25, 2015

Having pets can be tricky.  You love them the second meet them, you bring them into your life, you take care of them, yet you know that one day, you’ll say goodbye to them. Yikes, this got depressing quickly, eh? …
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Theyyyy’re back! Check out the new trailer for the ninth season of The Trailer Park Boys!

February 23, 2015

Mark your calendars! On March 27th The Boys are back in “fine” form for Season 9 of the Trailer Park Boys, which will be released in its entirety on Netflix Canada. Of course “fine” is up for individual interpretation. This season, Ricky, …
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What is Alberta’s best backcountry secret? Meet Mount Engadine Lodge.

February 23, 2015 2

When it comes to experiences in Alberta’s mountains, there’s probably none more iconic than staying at the backcountry lodge. Far away from civilization, the internet and many of life’s distractions. Not to mention, you usually need to hike/ski/horseback ride to …
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Four very Alberta moments at the Oscars!

February 23, 2015

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images Did you watch last night’s Oscars? There were certainly some highs and lows. Truthfully, I’m not sure how much I’ll remember of them this time next week. But, that’s not to say that it wasn’t …
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Ontario dog has had just about enough of winter.

February 23, 2015

Because if watching a ten second video of a dog shovelling won’t brighten your Monday, you should just go to bed. As this super cute video shows, Canadians, especially the furry ones, are clearly done with winter. What do you …
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Welcome to Ronnie Burkett’s Daisy Theatre, the year’s most unforgettable experience!

February 21, 2015

Ronnie Burkett is one of those names that if you move to Calgary, you hear all the time. Especially if you’re even the slightest fan of theatre.  But if you didn’t know who he was, or what exactly he did, …
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