Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image
Scroll to top


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 …

Five places that rock thanks to free WiFi in YYC!

June 24, 2014

This post is presented by Shaw With the warm summer months now upon us, it’s time to get out and start exploring all the cool things Calgary has to offer. From once in a lifetime attractions, to unbelievable views and …

My One on One interview with controversial MLA Ric McIver

June 24, 2014 2

Am I a shit disturber?  That’s the question I asked myself a lot last week. In cause you don’t follow me on Twitter (AND WHY AREN’T YOU?!) You may have noticed last week, I was very upset that Calgary-area MLA …

Celebs join Team Canada in ultimate “Happy” video!

June 23, 2014

I’ve so far been able to avoid the onslaught of parody videos for Pharrell Williams‘ “Happy” song, but when the title “Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic teams dance to Pharrell Williams – ‘Happy’ filmed in Ontario and Alberta” comes across on …

A list of my recent regrets.

June 22, 2014

It’s summer!  I’ve made some plans: I’m starting a club for people who know they should be watching Orphan Black, but still aren’t. The show wrapped up its second season this weekend and despite having every episode on my PVR, …

How the story of the Alberta flood unfolded on social media

June 17, 2014

This week, Albertans are marking the one year anniversary of the costliest natural disaster in Canadian history. It’s hard to believe that it’s been a year much of the southern half of the province were devastated by the raging waters. …

Spock Days: To Vulcan and beyond!

June 15, 2014 1

This post is presented by Travel Alberta I can probably count on one hand how many episodes of Star Trek I’ve seen. So, knowing what I know about human anatomy, I’ve seen five or less episodes of Star Trek. I …

Contest: Win two VIP passes to PEI’s Big Red Music Festival!

June 12, 2014 23

Now, here’s a new contest and this one’s a little special. Normally most of my contests are for things in and around Calgary…cause that’s where I live. But as many of you know, I’m from the maritimes, so when I …

Travel: Alberta’s most hidden gem really is a getaway from it all!

June 11, 2014 2

I’m going to let you in on a little secret: I don’t really like Bed and Breakfasts…and I suspect that I’m not the only one. Here’s where it gets complicated. I like all the things Bed and Breakfasts have to …