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Best Bar None – Accreditation for safety and service in Alberta

Best Bar None – Accreditation for safety and service in Alberta

Best Bar None in Alberta (and Calgary!) Some months ago I was invited by the AGLC (Alberta Gaming & Liquor Commission) to attend a press/media trip tour of establishments in downtown Calgary to learn about their program called Best Bar None. It's a voluntary accreditation offered by the AGLC to…
Fishing in Alberta: Winchell Lake

Fishing in Alberta: Winchell Lake

Fishing at Winchell Lake So the warnings online from people that you need to wear rubber boots at Winchell Lake? Yeah they're legit. If you're a smart guy like me and risk going in runners, enjoy your wet socks all day. Winchell Lake was some great fishing, but it's surrounded…
Visiting Market Junction in Cremona

Visiting Market Junction in Cremona

Market Junction in Cremona After a morning fishing trip to near by Winchell Lake, we stopped by Cremona to recharge and grab some coffee and food at a place called Market Junction. Market Junction is a space where makers of things can sell them to customers. It's kind of like…
Giveaway: Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Giveaway: Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella One of my earliest memories is colouring a picture of Cinderella in the living room. As I sat on the living room floor, contorted into a shape that only boneless children seem to achieve, I tried so hard to get the colours to match what the front…

Fishing Spray Lakes, in Southern Alberta.

Fishing Spray Lakes. A while back, I went with a friend (Louis) early Sunday morning fishing Spray Lakes, near Canmore, AB. Brought the camera, took a few photos. Randomly took this one. It ended up being printed out and framed! Looks awesome. Fishing Spray Lakes is beautiful any time of the…
Camping and Shooting The Stars at Canyon Campground

Camping and Shooting The Stars at Canyon Campground

Went camping! Canyon Campground in the Kananaskis I had the opportunity to spend 4 days and 3 wonderful nights at Canyon Campground, one of our provincial parks campgrounds, out in the beautiful Kananaskis country side.  Going camping in the Kananaskis area is sort of an annual retreat I go on with…