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Free speakers series coming to Calgary: How a city’s communities can form connections.

September 23, 2016

Presented in partnership with “Connected – A Speaker Series Presented by DREAM” What does it take for a community to realize their full potential. As someone who just moved into their first home, this is a question that I constantly …
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Seven Things Using Up Your Internet Data and what you can do about it!

September 15, 2016

This post is presented in partnership with Shaw Using up too much of your internet data on your home wifi plan? Sometimes I go over my allotted usage for the month and I’m always thinking, “Why? What could I possibly …
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The 6 Things You CAN’T Miss at Beakerhead’s and Trico’s ‘World of Social Entrepreneurship’

September 12, 2016

Presented in partnership with the Trico Foundation This week, Calgary comes alive with Beakerhead, the annual smash up of art, science and engineering. In the early days of the festival, people called it “Stampede For Geeks”, but since then it …
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Five reasons to plan a movie night this weekend!

September 9, 2016

This post is presented in partnership with TELUS If the thousands of kids with backpacks on my Facebook feed are any indication, school is back in session, which means that summer will soon be coming to an end. While that’s …
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McDonalds is hiring 500 Albertans, so I went behind the counter to see if I could do it!

September 9, 2016

This post was created in partnership with McDonalds. I’ve always loved working at McDonalds. Every other job? Well, that’s debatable. But I always loved working at McDonalds. And I’m always surprised by the amount of people who have similar sentiments. …
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Captain America: Civil War and four other picks for a binge-worthy long weekend!

September 2, 2016

Presented by TELUS The biggest blockbuster movie of the year is available this weekend … if you’re an Optik TV subscriber that is! It’s Captain America vs. Iron Man and with Own on Optik, you can see how it all …
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Gone fishin’! Great fishing spots near Calgary.

August 29, 2016

Photo courtesy of Brookfield Residential I’ve always loved the great outdoors, but when you have a busy job in a city like Calgary, it’s easy to forget that there are so many opportunities for adventure just outside the city limits. …
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Why kids loved Dinos Alive at the Calgary Zoo — and so do I!

August 29, 2016

Your summer is precious. It seems the really nice days can be few and far between, and when you live in a city like Calgary and there’s a million things to do, there just doesn’t seem to be enough time. …
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How TD Bank celebrates Calgary pride this and every week!

August 28, 2016

This post was created in partnership with TD Canada It’s the most wonderful time of the year. No, I’m not talking about Christmas. And I’m not talking about Back To School either, although I bet parents are pretty excited about …
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This is your chance to tour the house of the future!

August 22, 2016

This post was written in partnership with TELUS. For the past couple of months, we’ve been renovating a house in my dream neighbourhood of Sunnyside. We wanted to find a house that had history to it, but that we could …
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Five picture-perfect destinations to explore in Southern Alberta!

August 8, 2016

Presented in partnership with Chinook Country Tourist Association If you’re looking to go on a road trip that features some fantastic small towns, along with stunning scenery and big city amenities, then make sure you leave time this summer to explore …
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Four ways PokemonGo is making travel fun in Alberta this summer!

July 24, 2016

Presented By Travel Alberta Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve likely heard of Pokemon Go.  But just in case you do actually live under a rock (who am I to judge), it’s the mobile game that was downloaded …
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Amazing Alberta adventures 65 million years in the making!

July 19, 2016

This summer, I’ve been teaming up with Travel Alberta to share some of my favourite destinations.  One of the most fascinating parts about Alberta is it’s history, specifically it’s 65 million year old history.  From north to south, Alberta is …
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Five epic adventures in Kelowna this summer!

July 15, 2016

Living in Alberta, I think we get stuck on the idea that if we want to enjoy the beach, the heat, and the sun that other parts of Canada enjoy, we have to get on a plane and head to …
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Five ways car2go can save you money at the Calgary Stampede!

July 5, 2016

Presented By Car2Go This week, Calgary kicks off its annual Calgary Stampede! Over the past couple of years, as Stampede as grown and grown, many Calgarians have developed a sort of survival strategy for celebrating Stampede. One of the things …
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