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Bow Valley Trail to Canmore

We have been enjoying brunch at our favorite restaurant in Canmore for a couple of years now and we’ll take any excuse to head out there. With temperatures reaching 20 degrees in Calgary and the mountains today, it was a… Read More ›

30 Days Alcohol Free

Well, yesterday marked the last day of my self inflicted 30 day alcohol free challenge. I’m pretty darn proud that I went a whole 30 days without taking one sip of anything containing alcohol. Let me tell you, these 30… Read More ›

Riding Season Has Begun

In Alberta, riding season comes a little early. Bikes have been on the road since March, including mine. Hubby’s first ride was on March 20. There was still some snow and ice in shadier areas but the sun was out,… Read More ›

My 30 Day Alcohol Free Challenge

Yesterday marked day 1 of my 30 day challenge to go alcohol free.  You’re probably thinking “What’s the big deal?  It’s only 30 days!”  Well, for me it kind of is a big deal.  For the past 10 years or… Read More ›

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  A day of world-wide celebration of Irish culture that honors St Patrick, one of Ireland’s patron saints who ministered Christianity in Ireland during the fifth century. A day where we folks in Canada wear green clothes… Read More ›

Happy Pancake Day

Today is Shrove Tuesday (AKA Pancake Day).  It’s a day of the year that I always look forward to because, well… pancakes for dinner, that’s why! A little history: Shrove Tuesday/Pancake Day falls on the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday.  Ash… Read More ›