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Trying something new and healthy: Feel Good Syrup

Trying something new and healthy: Feel Good Syrup

Feel Good Syrup, made with Elderberries I've been trying to eat at home more often, prepare more healthy treats for Mini, and just trying to do better by us all in general. It's hard some days, working as much as I do and dealing with some health issues, but it…
Some Mexican Restaurants in Calgary To Try

Some Mexican Restaurants in Calgary To Try

Mexican Restaurants in Calgary What Calgary lacks in quantity, it makes up with quality. When it comes to Mexican restaurants in Calgary, the last few years have been very generous to the local food scene. For a number of years Calgary suffered a shortage of good places to go for…
Where to find and catch Crayfish in Calgary

Where to find and catch Crayfish in Calgary

Ever had an Alberta Lobster? Also known as Crayfish, Crawfish, or Crawdads, they exist in several creeks and streams in Calgary and elsewhere in North America and come with restrictions, however for most of Alberta they're freely available for anyone that wants to go out and catch them. There is…
Bootleg Chicago Deep Dish Pizza in Calgary

Bootleg Chicago Deep Dish Pizza in Calgary

Bootleg Pizza: Chicago fake fake fake dish pizza Bootleg pizza exists in Calgary. This is something that showed up on social media earlier this year, kudos to Dan Olson for bringing it to light. I could explain what bootleg pizza is, but I'll just show you what Dan said. These…
View Health Inspection Reports from Calgary and Alberta

View Health Inspection Reports from Calgary and Alberta

Health Inspection Reports If you've ever wanted to check in on the health inspection reports conducted by Alberta Health Services, you totally can. Restaurant inspection findings are available online for anyone to browse through, which include a list of violations found during the inspections. You caaaaaaan browse through these inspection…
Be a Calgary Stampede food judge for a day!

Be a Calgary Stampede food judge for a day!

Calling All Foodies! (contest is now finished, thank you everyone for taking part!) A very popular foodie trend has been in the making for the past few years on the Calgary Stampede midway. Each July local and international food vendors bring their inventive, and often crazy, concoctions to dozens of…
A review of the Co-op Wine and Spirits Grape Escape

A review of the Co-op Wine and Spirits Grape Escape

The Grape Escape Twice every year in Calgary, Co-op Wine and Spirits puts on an event called the Grape Escape in the BMO centre, where rows of booths are setup for beer/wine/cider/spirit producers from all over the world to showcase their products for you to sample and learn about. In addition…
Giveaway: $50 gift card to SkipTheDishes

Giveaway: $50 gift card to SkipTheDishes

Dinner is served with SkipTheDishes I frigging love SkipTheDishes. For realsies. I can't even count how many people I've told about it, even convincing one of my clients to order lunch to the office for a group of us so we didn't have to stop working. I only wish I had…