Calgary Profile: Willow Park Village

It’s not often that I have a day like the day I spent at Willow Park Village. That morning I picked up a Mercedes to test drive for an unrelated assignment. It set the tone for what was to come and so I settled into luxury and headed out to the shopping center. It’s located […]

Comics, Cosplay, and Satan Oh My!

Last weekend was Calgary Expo and this was my third year attending.  If you haven’t gone yet, you are missing out.  Put it in your calendar for next year and get yourself there. 2016’s expo is April 28 – May 1. Over 100,000 people visited the grounds for the highest attendance in Expo history.  I […]

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

A few days ago, Jack Frost decorated town for the holidays.  Every tree received a glistening coat of white hoarfrost.  Hoarfrost occurs when there’s humidity in the air when the temperature plunges.  This humidity freezes in the air and deposits onto the trees as it falls.  It is often formed from large crystals so it […]

10 Tips for Rock and Fossil Hunting in Alberta

Nate is one of those kids with pockets full of rocks.  When we’re out for a walk his eyes are on the ground searching for treasure.  He comes by this honestly because my father is the same way.  My dad is retired now and he’s taken up rock hounding formally as his hobby of choice […]