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My Favourite Moments of Summer 2016

So, hi.  I already did one of those posts where I talked about not blogging, so let’s just skip all that and get right down to it, shall we? Warning, there’s a LONG post ahead! Nice summer days were hard to come by in Calgary this year, but there was still lots of fun to…

Finding My Why

Finding My Why

I mostly stepped back from the blogging world in July. I barely blogged in June. There were periods of time over the last two months where I asked myself whether I really wanted to keep blogging at all.  Now that I have a job where I spend a lot of my time being creative, this blog…

Performance in the Park Banff

A Weekend in Banff

Zevi and I went on a mini getaway to Banff this weekend! The weather was a little iffy at times, but we had a great time nonetheless. We made the short drive to Banff on Friday afternoon. It was raining when we arrived, but I’d been stalking the forecast for the last couple of weeks…

Sait soccer field

Weekending: Friends, Family and Sunshine

It was a scorching hot weekend in Calgary. It really feels like summer has arrived!  On Friday my sister-in-law and her partner arrived. They’re doing a cross-Canada road trip, starting in Victoria and ending up in Montreal, so they took the opportunity to stop here for a couple of nights. Unfortunately Zevi was working so…

A Quiet Weekend at Home

A Rainy Weekend at Home

My weekend consisted of a lot of staying home and taking it easy, and I was completely OK with that. In fact, I was quite happy about it! The weather was gloomy and grey every day, so that made it easy to stay inside and get some home projects done.  On Friday I spent a…

Tom Campbell's Hill

A Puppy, Some Pizza and a New Phone

Another weekend has come and gone! This weekend brought with it the return of our lovely summer weather, at least on Sunday. It was nice to be able to enjoy some time outside again after a pretty dreary week! On Friday, my sister and her boyfriend came back from their three month long trip, and…

It's not a competition

It’s Not A Competition

Sometimes I get this gross feeling when I see someone in a similar “niche” to me having success. If I’m not careful, when I see someone who I think has similar skills to me getting perks that I wish I was getting, or getting opportunities that I want for myself, my thoughts can turn in a…