Category Archives: Activity

RECIPE: Chinese Sweet Almond Soup (using a Vitamix)

After purchasing a Vitamix blender late last year, I’ve been trying to make Chinese Sweet Almond Soup, which is very similar in taste to almond milk but with a thicker and more creamy consistency. There are numerous recipes online for … Continue reading

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TICKET GIVEAWAY – Calgary Winefest 2014

Winefest is back again in Calgary for its 22nd  year! This year the festival will take place at  the Stampede Park, BMO Centre, Hall E on Friday, February 21 and Saturday February 22. This annual festival provides attendees to opportunity to … Continue reading

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The Best Things I Ate… in 2013

Happy New Year! I know it’s a few days late but I wanted to do a round-up of my favourite bites of 2013. This was an epic year for me on the food front! I met some great foodie friends … Continue reading

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Posto Pizzeria & Bar – Calgary, AB

Posto, a sister restaurant to Bonterra and Cibo, opened its doors last month in the space next door to Bonterra that was once home to Edo Japan.  I was one of the lucky ones chosen from a twitter contest to … Continue reading

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Red’s in Ramsay – Calgary, AB

Red’s in Ramsay finally opened last Thursday. I was lucky to be invited for a sneak peek last week on the day before their official opening. It’d been a couple of years since I’ve been to the Red’s on 4th … Continue reading

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