Winter is long in Calgary, so when it's summer on Stephen Ave, it's worth stopping to take notice. Here are some pics of Calgary's looking positively perfect
I'm done with public education in Calgary. After watching for a year as it failed my kids, I won't give it a second chance. I'm putting my kids in private school where they will be nurtured and supported instead of strangled with red tape. CLICK THE IMAGE TO SEE THE STORY
It's hot time, it's summer in the city. If you're fighting the heat without a/c here's 9 ways to try cooling a home without air conditioning. Perfect timing.
Why isn't there a horse racing track in Calgary? There used to be one. For 120 years they ran in Calgary, until 2008 when it all stopped. They'll be back in 2015, but one has to wonder how they ever let the ponies get away.
From mashed potatoes to the zipper, the Caesar to 5 pin bowling, here's a list of things you didn't know were invented by Canadians.
The Tunnel Mountain hike from the heart of Banff is a quick and stiff climb up Tunnel Mountain. Affording views of the entire Bow Valley, it's a great one for kids to try. We camped at Tunnel Mountain Campground and took a trip to the top before taking a dip at the Upper Banff Hot Springs. CLICK THE PHOTO TO SEE THE STORY
Tunnel Mountain Campground in Banff National Park just might be my favorite quick camping getaway from Calgary. Just 75 minutes out of town, it's a perfect home place to explore Banff, and the hikes, trails, and excursions in the area. CLICK THE IMAGE TO READ THE POST.