{My first Alley Burger, Date night at Brasserie Kensington and the Taste of Calgary Festival}

Hello readers, For those of you regular readers, you’ve probably noticed  I’ve become a real slacker in the blogging department these past months. I had gone from blogging daily to a few times a week to a now once a week appearance. I blame it on the combination of our busy schedules this summer and all … Continue reading

{A Sweaty Training Run and the Sun and Salsa Festival}

Happy Monday y’all. A recap of my Sunday…I had set my alarm for 7:30am and after several snooze buttons later, I dragged my butt out of the bed and laced up my running shoes for a solo 20km training run. I stepped out the door at 9am with my music and coconut water in hand … Continue reading

{Dining out: The Brasserie in Kensington and The Tilted Grill in Mission}

Today I thought I’d do a recap a couple of our recent date nights at two fairly new establishments: The Brasserie in Kensington and The Tilted Grill in Mission. Both restaurants have been buzzed about around town, so we were pretty excited to sample their menus. The Brasserie in Kensington is a casual French bistro … Continue reading

{Food filled day: Lunch at Koi, dinner at The Living Room and dessert at Amato Gelato}

A jam-packed post today, first off, lunch at Koi, an intimate little cafe in the belt line area that serves healthy, nutritious asian inspired dishes. The place is owned by Philip Wong, former chef  at various Vancouver hot spots and the ever popular vegetarian restaurant, The Coup in Calgary. The restaurant has an overall charcoal … Continue reading