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Why you need to hit Barry’s Bootcamp in Calgary now

By |2020-01-01T13:11:08-07:00January 1st, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , |

If you're like me, you're ready to make a fresh start on a new decade. Trying new things is something that often scares me, but I try to do it anyway. Most of the time I'm happy I took the risk, and so it was when I tried the Barry's Bootcamp workout in their new Calgary studio. As far as workouts go, it's pretty similar to Orangetheory Fitness, but there are some distinct differences. I break all those down, in case you're interested in giving either workout a go - which I high recommend. Here's to a healthy 2020!

How to have the best birthday party in Calgary

By |2019-08-20T14:47:11-06:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Celebrations|Tags: , , , |

Go, shawty. It's your birthday. Well maybe it's not. And maybe you're not Shawty. But who cares? I've tapped some of my favourite influential Calgary peeps for their tips on how to have the best birthday. Whether you're looking to party, chill out or just want some great restaurant and cake suggestions, I've got you covered. And hey, Happy belated Birthday!

How our anniversary date went down at Elbow Room Calgary

By |2019-04-18T12:13:05-06:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Food|Tags: , , , |

The Huz and I recently celebrated a non-exciting anniversary year. Still, it's good to acknowledge those little markers in life, don't you think? Here's a look at our ADD conversation train while dining at Elbow Room, a new-to-us restaurant.

Why you’ll want to see Come From Away

By |2019-03-16T09:19:33-06:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Entertainment|Tags: , , |

Next week, the award winning broadway musical, Come From Away comes to Calgary. I've wanted to see it for some time, and now is my chance. Here's the heartwarming backstory to the musical and a look at one of the play's main characters, who I got to know when I visited Gander, Newfoundland.

Bread and Circus Calgary: Why you need to get there now

By |2019-12-15T09:15:15-07:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Food|Tags: , , , , |

Want to dine at one of Calgary's top Italian restaurants? Of course you do! Here's everything you need to know about the fabulous food and beverage options (including an ah-mazing happy hour) at Bread and Circus Calgary.

Calgary’s best holiday and Christmas events + giveaway

By |2019-12-10T07:55:23-07:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Travel|Tags: , , , , , , |

Have you started your holiday prep yet? The only thing I've managed to accomplish is booking tickets to my favourite Christmas concerts. Here's my curated list of festive events worth attending Calgary, plus a chance to win tickets to ZOOLIGHTS and Once Upon a Christmas at Heritage Park.

Kiss jowls goodbye with the Fotona Laser – my review

By |2019-07-27T11:27:38-06:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Really not loving how my skin is losing its firmness. But I will not go gently into that goodnight! I recently experienced my first laser treatment and the results are pretty obvious. Read on to see how I made out.

Thanksgiving hacks and exploring Country Hills Village

By |2020-02-16T09:39:03-07:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: Style|Tags: , , , , |

Thanksgiving is less than a week away! Now's the time to start preparing - just like I did at Country Hills Village Shopping Centre. They've got some major gifts to giveaway (free massage, anyone?), and I'm about to spoil my readers. Read on to find out how you can score.

Stressed? These are the best places in Calgary for a massage

By |2020-01-29T13:34:43-07:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , |

Do you know where you can get a great massage in Calgary? I do! Here's a look at the best spots in the city that offer alternative treatments, plus little extras that take your wellness journey to the next level.