Seafood Dinner @TangoBistro #NotSpon #yyc #yyceats

Listen up, if you live in Calgary and love seafood, you just got lucky. Right now, you can get a lobster dinner for $25 per person at Tango Bistro. If you’re visiting Calgary, you simply have to stop in and have a bite. They are located on MacLeod Trail, next door to Smugglers. It’s a meal … [Read more...]

Summertime Fun – My Adventures 2017 Part 1

You may of noticed a lack of posts this summer. That's because summertime is meant to be outdoor time. Sunshine, family, friends and fun. So far, I've been having an amazing bunch of summertime fun.   We've played games like Jenga, checkers and go fish with family. Of course, that was … [Read more...]

Get Rid Of All You Own – Then Feel Free To Complain – Oil Sands WARNING: Political Blog

I'm not a political person, at least not on my blog. I try to keep politics and religion out of it. We all have a right to our beliefs. However, an article was written by Rex Murphy about the downturn in Alberta. I saw and read it on FB. I'm disgusted by some of the comments that were left … [Read more...]

It’s A “Fig”-gin Pizza @YYCPizzaWeek #Recipe

Everyone who knows me or has ever visited my blog, knows I love pizza and pasta! No doubt about it. This year, I was invited to join in the #yyc food bloggers challenge for #yycpizzaweek. Thanks so much to The Italian Store for sponsoring this great event. They offered us our choice of four … [Read more...]

Time To Make A Visit NextDoor – @NextDooryyc #Wine #Appetizers #Calgary

This past weekend, I was invited to attend an appreciation event. A brand new Wine and Appetizer restaurant is about to open in South Calgary. It's right "NextDoor" to a favourite restaurant of mine, Toscana's Italian Grill. In fact, it's owned by the same wonderful people. They're hands on and make … [Read more...]

Dining Out #YYC Style @1600BierHaus First Ever Beer Pairing Event!

Last week I attended a beer pairing event at 1600 World Bier Haus. I've eaten there before for dinner and enjoyed myself but this was the first time I realized they had "special events". It turns out that this one was even more special than I originally thought. This was their very first beer … [Read more...]

It’s Slippery Outside, They Said

It's been a crazy winter so far here in Calgary. We've had bitter cold and warm Chinook winds. There's major snowfall and then major melting. We've also had freezing rain. All over the map weather to be sure. The other day, my husband said to me to be careful if I was heading out the next day. We … [Read more...]

YeeHaw! The Calgary Stampede Is Almost Here! Brands/PR Require Help? #ContactMe #YYC #Calgary

It's that time of year again here in Calgary. That's right! Beginning July 4th, the Calgary Stampede rolls out in full force. If you are a brand, pr agent or hometown business looking for some promotion, you've just visited the right blog! I love my hometown and I love everything that … [Read more...]

Delicious Italian Dinner With Friends @toscana_grill #yyc A Must Visit Calgary Restaurant!

Saturday night was a night to enjoy good food, good wine and good company. Playing catch up with friends is always fun and heartwarming. Especially when you throw in the food from this fine establishment "Toscana Italian Grill". The location was not my choice. That belonged to friends Dawnell, … [Read more...]

Seen In A #YYC #Calgary Backyard Today

Imagine waking up in the morning and taking your coffee to the window to have a look outside. Ummm...wait! Looks like there's a new addition to the yard. A Moose. Apparently this persons yard looked perfect for a lazy Saturday snooze. Man I love this City :) Calgary, Home to All! … [Read more...]

Buying And Selling? Calgary Has A Great New Way #yyc jbids Also Contest Info

There are a few big sites out there where people sell items. Usually larger items. They ask a price and you take it or leave it. If you are adventurous, you can haggle back and forth through email. How about something a little more personal than that? A site for your city (Calgary) where nothing … [Read more...]

Perhaps I Should Move To The North Pole #humor #yyc

Perhaps I Should Move To The North Pole Yesterday I woke up only to discover that my home was a chilly 19C or 66F. No, I don't live at the North Pole but may consider moving as the temperature yesterday was 24C or 75F. Here in Calgary, where I live, the high didn't even get to my indoor … [Read more...]