Local Businesses & Events, Travel

Giving Back: Good Earth Coffeehouse

One of my favourite things about the holiday season is hearing about all the companies that are giving back, especially when it's directed towards local programs and charities. For the past 20 years, Good Earth Coffeehouse has been doing just that with their annual Gingerbread Family campaign. First opened in 1991 in Calgary, they have… Continue reading Giving Back: Good Earth Coffeehouse

Health & Fitness, Self-Care

Support the Cause: Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and Tuesday the 14th was World Diabetes Day. Diabetes isn't something I used to think much about, but then I really didn't know anyone who was affected by it. As I have gotten older, I have met more and more people who have it, which has vastly increased my awareness. In… Continue reading Support the Cause: Diabetes Awareness Month

Local Businesses & Events, Travel

Canada Screams for Ice Cream & a Giveaway!

A number of months ago I was enjoying a nice, relaxing Saturday at home. I had just dished myself a few scoops of ice cream (purchased from Sobeys, of course) and I was excited to settle in and enjoy it. I did a combination of Strawberry and Oreo since that was much easier than having… Continue reading Canada Screams for Ice Cream & a Giveaway!