Holiday Gift Wrapping Tips with Papyrus

Papyrus holiday Christmas gift wrap (Custom)

Beautiful Papyrus gift wrapping goodies – keep on reading and these babies may just become yours!

I always find shopping for Christmas presents to be such fun, but gift wrapping to be such a chore!  It’s probably because I never have the right supplies and I get a little too impatient with all the taping, folding and cutting. That’s where the lovely folks at Papyrus come in with some handy gift wrapping hacks to help you get your presents under control. This shop is one of my favourite places to pick up paper craft supplies with their endless bounty of View this Post

Win a Neal’s Yard Remedies Festive Fragrance

Neal's Yard Remedies (Custom)

The holiday season is coming upon us and I want your home to smell as festive and cheery as the appetizers on the table, the logs burning in the fireplace, and the cookies baking in the oven. My sweet friends at Neal’s Yard Remedies have just released their limited edition holiday collection, the Festive Fragrance. The aromatherapy room spray is made of a delicate mix of frankincense and clove, both subtly spicy and refreshing at the same time. With just a few spritzs, it will fill your home with warmth and holiday cheer.

One lucky reader will be taking home View this Post

Contest: Tickets to ATP’s Legend Has It

Rebecca Northan Legend Has It

It’s time to enjoy the stage! Alberta Theatre Project’s is bringing back the wildly hilarious “Legend Has It” fantasy adventure play. The show is a quirky twist where the hero of the story could very well be you! Each night, one member of the audience is chosen to go on a journey to save the world and they get to decide what happens. Will they pick magic or weapons? What path with they take? The show features some of Canada’s top improvisers and is different every night. Created by local actor Rebecca Northan, it will be an evening  View this Post

Win a $25 Cabela’s gift card


The new Cabela’s Calgary store at Deerfoot Mall is opening this month! We’re celebrating the grand opening with a contest to get you shopping at this sweet camping and fishing outfitter. Our lovely friends at Cabela’s have hooked us up with a $25 gift card to give to a lucky reader.

How to enter:

  • Check out my blog post featuring the new Cabela’s store for a hint to my trivia question
  • Fill in the contest form below and you can tweet, like and more for bonus entries.

Contest closes November 1, 2015 and is open to residents of the Calgary View this Post

Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Fest giveaway!


It seems like winter wants to get a head start in Calgary but before we get there I am excited to experience fall in Calgary and all the amazing events that come with it!

So to give us something to look forward to, my friends over at the Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival wants to give two lucky readers the chance to take part in all the festivities. Two prize packages are up for grabs consisting of:

  • Two entry tickets to the Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival
  • $40 in sampling coupons to try all the wine, spirits, nibbles
View this Post

Contest: Win a pair of tickets to see Miranda Lambert

Win tickets to see Miranda Lambert at the 2015 Calgary Stampede!

Win tickets to see Miranda Lambert at the 2015 Calgary Stampede!

Can you believe it’s Stampede time already? The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth is kicking off  this Friday which means it’s time to don your best cowboy boots, grab your hat and get ready for a rip-roaring good time at the Virgin Mobile Stampede Concert Series! I’m giving away one pair of tickets* to see Miranda Lambert live at the Saddledome on Thursday, July 9.

My friends at Virgin Mobile want to give one lucky reader the chance to see the “Little Red Wagon” singer do her country View this Post

4 of 4