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Little Rainbow Paper Co: “Quirky and Queer Greeting Cards”

Little Rainbow Paper Co: “Quirky and Queer Greeting Cards”

So right off the hop, I will disclose that the owner of this adorable new company called Little Rainbow Paper Co. is a friend of mine. That said, she did not ask me to write about it on the blog; I simply chose to do so because I am in love with her designs and concept…

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By Cynthia, August 31, 2018
Banff’s Cascade Ponds In the Morning

Banff’s Cascade Ponds In the Morning

You may remember, if you follow along on Instagram, that last weekend I took myself to the mountains. Alone. For the first time ever. I needed a day off and to myself, and what better place to get back to being a full adult human, than in the mountains? It’s one of my very fave…

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By Cynthia, August 3, 2018
14 Summer Date Ideas in Calgary

14 Summer Date Ideas in Calgary

1. Shakespeare by the Bow Honestly, Calgary’s Shakespeare by the Bow is amazing and fun for everyone. I happen to be a particular fan of making a date out of it, but it’s definitely family friendly as well (especially the daytime showings on weekends). My guy and I like to pack up our bikes with…

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By Cynthia, July 23, 2018
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Microdermabrasion Versus Chemical Peels

Microdermabrasion Versus Chemical Peels

The question of which is better, microdermabrasion versus chemical peels, is one I have been researching and asking intermittently for years. To no avail. No one could succinctly tell me what the difference was and which was best for alleviating acne scarring (first and foremost). Enter Elena, Goddess of Skin, generally awesome woman, friend to…

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By Cynthia, June 26, 2018
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High Tea in Kensington

High Tea in Kensington

This weekend I was lucky enough to enjoy my first ever High Tea, something which may not have been on my bucket list exactly, except inadvertently, owing to the fact that nearly everything is on my bucket list. However if you’ve met me, you would know that while I am HERE for a new experience, posh…

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By Cynthia, May 14, 2018
Scenes From a Southern Alberta Road Trip (Featuring an Oft Dirty Camera Lens)

Scenes From a Southern Alberta Road Trip (Featuring an Oft Dirty Camera Lens)

The September long weekend loomed hot and dry and ergo was deemed (by me) the perfect excuse to get out into the wilds of rural, southern Alberta.

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By Cynthia, September 21, 2017
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