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    • Pumpkin Pints

      This is a strange month in the world of beer.  It started out with Oktoberfest, that Bavarian bacchanalia still going strong after more than two...

    • MLA report October 17

      Hello Chestermere! Happy “post turkey week”! Lunches and dinners will be full of wonderful leftovers and I am as always so grateful to live, work...

    • Finding Magic

      I’m pretty much the best uncle in the world. I learned a little coin trick years ago and now my nieces think I’m David Copperfield....

    • Finn on Fall

      I think Fall is my favourite time of year, particularly when it snows! This morning I woke up, had my breakfast (kibble as usual) and...

    • You Too Can U-Brew

      Alberta has finally joined the ranks of the u-brew provinces.  A few amendments were tacked onto Bill 6 at the end of last year, one...

    • Military Working Dogs

      Dogs have been part of the military scene for many years. In fact, the earliest recorded use of canines in combat was by Alyattes of Lydia against the Cimmerians around...

    • MLA report October 10

      Hello Chestermere! As I write this another blast of winter weather is on the way so you may want to get those winter tires on...

    • Help in Addiction

      Draw any line through our community and we quickly discover that addiction is an ever present struggle for many. Addictions to alcohol, drugs, sex, food and...

    • Guzzling Grenache

      Flipping through my page-a-day calendar last month, I was reminded that the third Friday of September is International Grenache Day, so I took the rest...

    • MLA report October 3

      Hello Chestermere! Welcome to winter!  I have been travelling the province this weekend for Alberta Culture Days and have had an amazing time meeting and...