Tag: happy

Arnold Churgin: A Tale of Mountains & Good shoes

What good are mountain adventures without good shoes? Long before I started getting into photography, I was shopping at Arnold Churgin with my mom, a Calgary based shoe company that started in 1964. More than often, my wardrobe is a mixture of outdoor boots, pumps and boots from their shops. They have 4 locations in town, but also […]

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A Weekend with Mountain Equipment Co-op at the Banff Film Festival

This year was the first year that I got to attend the yearly Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival and it was a long weekend of discovery and amazement as I worked with Mountain Equipment co-op to cover the event. Being from Calgary, I always feel a little “out of the loop” when it comes […]

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Product: Pocket Pharmacy

  This week was a depressing one. The Canada Day long weekend had come and gone, and I found myself staring off into space a lot as I sat at my desk recalling the hike from the past weekend to Lake Agnes. I’d done that hike once before, but it was refreshing to revisit it without the […]

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Product: My Perfect Little Travel Kit

Today was a good day. There isn’t anything that feels better than receiving a package in the mail, especially in the midst of a long and draggy Wednesday afternoon. So that in mind, I wasn’t waiting until I got home to open up my goodies. I love opening up boxes from Saje Natural Wellness, they smell […]

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People: Meet Karina Birch, co-owner of Rocky Mountain Soap Co.

I recently had the opportunity to interview Rocky Mountain Soap Co. co-owner, Karina Birch. Having been a long time fan of the brand, it was a privilege to be able to learn some new things about the world of skincare, and get to know the driving force behind the popular Canadian soap company. To kick things […]

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How I Learned To Love my Work Again

‘Happiness is like a butterfly: the more you chase it, the more it will elude you, but if you turn your attention to other things, it will come and sit softly on your shoulder.’ -Henry David Thoreau It took me a little over 4 years to realize that I was spending the better half of […]

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Product: Love Your Feet – Rocky Mountain Soap Company

After a very stressful January and equally frustrating February… i’m back to share a few new delightful suggestions and product reviews from my favourite mountain maker. This little kit from Rocky Mountain Soap Company has been a lifesaver for me since I first came across the foot salts nearly 5 years ago. After going through a […]

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Montana: Just Passing Through

  Montana is one of those places that I passed through a lot during my childhood. To this day I still haven’t properly explored it, it was always just a state we had to drive through in order to get to our destination. The journey through to visit family in Idaho was often considered boring and […]

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Product: Rocky Mountain Soap Company

It gives me immense pleasure to start my new blog off with a company that began in the heart of the rockies. Rocky Mountain Soap Company is one that I have been supporting since I was in high school and over the years I’ve seen new shops popping up all over the country. Rocky Mountain […]

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