Reviews

Reviews

Avec Bistro’s 5th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

Avec Bistro’s 5th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

My first time at Avec Bistro Located: 105, 550 11 Ave SW Despite living nearby, I'd never actually been to Avec Bistro before. Recently I was invited to try a sampling of their menu to celebrate their 5th anniversary, went for it. Glad I did, the food was wonderful. Each…
Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience, at TELUS SPARK

Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience, at TELUS SPARK

The Starfleet Academy Experience Contacting all Trekkies! And non-Trekkies. TELUS SPARK has brought Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience exhibit to our fine city, and it's absolutely worth checking out. Unless you really dislike Star Trek. I mean, you'll probably enjoy it, but it's really geared towards people who like the series…
The Nutcracker Twirls Into Calgary

The Nutcracker Twirls Into Calgary

The Nutcracker by The Alberta Ballet Every parent lives for the moment when their child gasps in absolute wonder and, thanks to The Nutcracker by The Alberta Ballet, I was given that incredible gift over and over as we took in The Nutcracker for the first time. A quick summary of The…
Mamma Mia! Has Landed In Calgary

Mamma Mia! Has Landed In Calgary

Mamma Mia! The smash hit Broadway musical (and Hollywood movie) Mamma Mia! has landed in Calgary for an oh-so brief sendoff as the show continues on it's farewell tour. Get ready to dance in your chair, sing out loud, and laugh until you cry. Repeatedly! Or you can just sit…
I am now using Public Mobile in Calgary

I am now using Public Mobile in Calgary

I *was* using Public Mobile in Calgary I didn't even last a year as a Freedom Mobile customer, but I have a feeling I'll be back eventually. In June I put together a blog post on my experience on Freedom Mobile, and nothing I said there has changed. Freedom is…
Calgary Night Market: The first of many for 2016

Calgary Night Market: The first of many for 2016

Calgary Night Market: vendors, food, music - A review. The Calgary Night Market at Central Memorial park downtown took place yesterday, June 3rd, from 4pm to 10pm and people were invited to drop by to checkout all kinds of table vendor goods for sale, food, face painting, music, entertainment, good times.…
Calgary Expo 2016: Celebrity Shoes Edition

Calgary Expo 2016: Celebrity Shoes Edition

OMG, CELEBRITY SHOES! at Calgary Expo Alright, you're going to think this is a little weird, but hear me out. At Calgary Expo recently I, Mrs CM and a friend were shooting pictures of the panels and stuff, and during a stint of boredom, I started taking pictures of shoes. It…
Calgary Opera Presents The Magic Flute

Calgary Opera Presents The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute Calgary The Magic Flute is a two act opera written by Wolgang Amadeus Mozart during the last year of his life, making this one of the last works from him. It is a Singspiel which is a German word that translates to sing-play and is now a…
Calgary Brewery Tours, A Review.

Calgary Brewery Tours, A Review.

Introducing Calgary Brewery Tours! Back in January I was invited to tag along on a media/blogger tour of the new brewery tour service launching in Calgary, and hell yes I went! The Mrs and I have been involved/supporting the local beer community on twitter for a while, so it was both…