Catch and Release

The two week marathon on the Bow has ended- for now. What a learning it was, I figured out how to drift the boat properly while people cast, can confidently walk into a fishing shop and ask for a skid bitch fly (where they come up with some of these names…) and learned that being the…

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Sugar Daddy

Move over Crave there’s a new kid in town, Jelly Modern Doughnuts is now also providing sugary goodness.  The gourmet doughnut shop offers a sweet selection from the likes of Maple Bacon, Strawberry Shortbread and Peanut Butter and Jelly to name a few.  A dozen specialty doughnuts is around $24, which is a great option for a…

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Hitch’ n Post

My parents are extremely creative, artistically gifted people. So when I generate stick figuresque drawings and my highschool woodworking “make a box” assignment was a crumpled mess that I glued together, one can only think that I’m adopted. The Do It Yourself Du Jour is a Hitching Post. For those of you unfarmiliar a hitching post is…

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Una Momento

My friend Jen was out on the town with her hubby this week and they are designated foodies. The thing I love is after one of their date days they usually have great suggestions on new places to check out in the city and what’s best to order there. Here’s their take on Una Pizzeria …….

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Country Charmer

In celebration of Stampede I found the cutest wine charms that I just had to share. I came across these in Shay’s Tack and Feed , they come in a package of eight and the charms consist of spurs, saddles, cowboy hats and pistols. They can be ordered from Side Saddles catalog by calling 1-888-726-9447. To add…

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Summer Sweet

For Sunday dinner I decided to make a heavy yet delicious menu of mushroom risotto, dilled beets and Guinness and Port beef short-ribs. Not your classic summer meal but lucky the rain set in so it made it all the more cozy. However I didn’t want to pair a decadent rich dessert with all that…

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