October 30th marked three years since Jason's and my first (official) date, and what better way to celebrate than dine at one of our favourite restaurants in town? Raw Bar offers some of the best Asian fusion cuisine in the city, featuring fan-favourite classics with a modern twist. For some, this might be the closest… Continue reading Raw Bar: YYC’s Vietmodern Fine Dine Favourite
Working out at the gym is great! It's affordable, you can go at any time, the types of workouts and equipment available is abundant enough that you can achieve your fitness goals with the right amount of self-motivation and discipline. But there's a lot you could be missing out on, and it's easy to plateau… Continue reading ClassPass: The Best Way to Diversify and Try New Workouts
This season, we are learning to enjoy our fall favourites in the healthiest form possible! Keep reading to see what gorgeous, mouth-watering classics we learned to bake at Chef Janice Buckingham's workshop last weekend! All recipes were carefully put together by Janice herself to suit a health-aware lifestyle.
Do you ever feel like you should start getting more nutrients in your diet but you don’t have the time or the desire to shop for fruits and veggies you probably won’t end up finishing? It seems wasteful to buy a whole pineapple and papaya, a bunch of kale, a bag of nuts and seeds… Continue reading Revive Organics: The Ultimate Smoothie Subscription
Nothing beats a luxurious stay in a tropical destination at virtually no cost, and this September I got to book a week in a 3200 sqft 3-bedroom spa suite at one of the most luxurious and grandest resorts in Mexico with eight of my friends for an affordable rate. Grand Luxxe Riviera Maya is one of… Continue reading A Week at Vidanta Riviera Maya
Energy bites are one of the easiest to throw together with remaining ingredients you have in your kitchen. All you need is a nut or seed butter of some kind, or a paste (such as from dates), a sweetener, and toppings like more seeds and nuts, coconut flakes, dried fruit, etc. Leftover homemade cashew butter… Continue reading Coconut Cashew Honey Energy Bites
In an effort to share with all of you my favourite hikes near the Calgary area, I split them up by level of difficulty. This was mostly to break some close ties but also to ensure that I was indeed comparing apples to apples. I've attempted to describe the trails as accurately as I can, but… Continue reading My Top Picks For Hikes Near YYC