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    • Distilling Discoveries

      The history of booze is murky at best, with different tipples discovered independently in different parts of the ancient world. Beer and mead are perhaps...

    • MLA report August 22

      Hello Chestermere! I wanted to chat with you about a couple of upcoming events in our beautiful little city.  First, I will be participating in...

    • Making Leaders

      There are thousands of new leadership books making their way onto bookstore shelves every year. Whether they are praising or critiquing the leadership of politicians,...

    • Fear of dogs

      There are unfortunately a number of people who have a fear of dogs or cynophobia to give it its official name. Being the dog lover...

    • Dog barks

      As with so much about dogs’ behaviour, the more you understand about what barking is and how it translates in the dog world, the less...

    • MLA report August 15

      Hello Chestermere! It has been a fun-filled week of rain, wind and pretty awful weather, but that is Alberta for you and we are amazingly...

    • Wine Time

      The world of wine is mourning the loss of Harry McWatters, the larger-than-life godfather of BC wine, who passed away last month after more than...

    • The Need for Speed and Fun

      Like most good ideas, it started as a dream on a whim: gather kids, build some cars together, and see how far they will go...

    • House Beer?  I’ll Take 2

      I was trawling the socials for news of craft brewers in our fair province last week, when I heard through the grapevine (or hopvine) that...

    • Canine quotes

      Here are a few quotes to make you think and/or smile: •”Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.”– Orhan Pamuk...