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Move over Star Wars, here are some of my favourite Sci-Fi movies!

July 13, 2015

Is there anything better than a really great sci-fi movie? When they’re good, they contain all the elements that make movies great: story, effects, originality and yes, romance, even if it is between a human and alien. (I’m looking at …

From Fievel to Clint: The five westerns you have to watch for Stampede!

June 30, 2015

This year I’ll be celebrating my tenth Calgary Stampede and, if I’m being honest, I think my feet are still blistered from the first one. That’s what you get when you wear cowboy boots for the first time at the …

20 of the most-binge worthy movies of all time!

June 22, 2015

Remember when you used to spend hours wandering the aisles of Blockbuster only to rent the same movie you rent every year (Love, Actually.) Well, those days are gone. That’s why TELUS Optik TV™ has the largest On Demand library. …

The best TV shows to binge watch!

June 14, 2015

Remember a few years ago, when people were saying that TV was done. Well, how wrong were they? TV seems to be better than ever these days, and I really think that’s because creators are making shows to be enjoyed …

Five of the most binge-worthy HBO shows of all time!

June 8, 2015

When it comes to great TV, it honestly doesn’t get better than HBO. As a kid, I always wanted it and now as a grown up, I can barely keep up with it. Like a lot of people, I’m picky. …

Five Netflix picks for every comedy fan in your home!

June 4, 2015

I’m not sure if you’ve noticed, but we’re living in a golden age of entertainment. No matter how busy we are, we can now watch whatever we want, when we want. And this summer, TELUS is promising its customers the …

Your votes can help Canadian filmmakers’ dreams come true!

November 11, 2014

You may remember one of my posts from last month about STORYHIVE, a contest for the creative minds in BC and Alberta to come up with the next hit web series. Well, the time for submissions is over. Unbelievably, here …

Video: Telus employees read angry customer tweets

November 9, 2014

First things first, just wanted to be clear that this isn’t sponsored. I saw the campaign online and thought it was clever.  Ahhh!  It’s finally happening. Canada’s big businesses are starting to stop taking themselves so seriously. I love it. …

STORYHIVE is back: Here’s how to get noticed!

October 17, 2014

Presented by  I can’t be sure where Telus got the name for STORYHIVE, the Kickstarter-inspired online platform where local content creators can pitch their ideas for a chance at grant funding from TELUS. But I’m guessing it has something to …

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 …

Travel: Roaming isn’t what it used to be!

April 14, 2014

You may have noticed that I went to Europe a few weeks ago, more on that later, but just before I left, Telus reached out to me, saying that if I was going anywhere for spring break, they lend me …

Contest: It’s a phone, it’s a tablet! It’s a Samsung Mega! (Closed)

September 15, 2013

Please note that this contest is for Canadians only. With summer winding down and the fall colours just waiting around the corner, it might be time to upgrade your phone for something that will capture the season like never before.  …

Contest: Call me maybe with the Samsung Galaxy S III! (Closed)

November 6, 2012

As a part of celebrating 4,000 posts, I’ll be giving away amazing prizes all week. Some are Calgary specific, others are open to the entire country! Keep checking back to see all the great prizes up for grabs! By now, …

Pay-Per-Channel coming to Canada!

July 20, 2012

The Canadian TV landscape is about to get a whole lot more interesting. A new ruling from the CRTC has made way for Pay-Per-Channel viewing, which means instead of buying TV theme packs on Shaw, Rogers or Telus like “Family” …

This week: Telus offers Canadians free cabs!

December 19, 2010

If you are like me, it’s around this time of year that you get accidently drunk more than any other time of year. Meeting a friend for a drink or dropping by the library usually ends up with you having …