I took a stroll around St. Patrick’s Island recently on a perfect September Day. Here’s what I saw.
For three months, I’ve been on a campaign to become East Village’s Resident Ambassador. It’s meant blog posts and tweets and even some YouTubeing to show off my social media storytelling skills. This past Monday at work, I saw the number of unread emails tick… Read More
As I bit into my brioche breakfast sandwich again I started to think that maybe my ideal “day-in-the-life” as an East Villager would go no farther. Maybe I’d just lounge peacefully on the banks of the Bow for hours and hours. But… how long could… Read More
I lived in Calgary’s Beltline for four months in 2014 and it was a crash* course in parallel parking. My move from Sunalta to Beltline came about when my best pal needed a roommate (after her old one got hitched), but only for the summer… Read More
I love hosting friends and stuffing them with cheese and crackers and pickles while they sip some kind of fizzy brightener. It’s what sunny June afternoons were made for. When I learned about the East Village Resident Ambassador job, I knew I would have to… Read More
This week I made an unplanned grocery trip to Superstore. I have a soft spot for the store, but this time I had no bags, and worse than that, I had no loonie. Regular Superstore shoppers will know you absolutely need a loonie for access to one… Read More