Summer Entertaining Ideas

Reading Time: < 1 minute Summertime can mean lots of fun and special gatherings with friends and family.  Just like fashion or home decor, “tablescaping” goes through trends, and how your table looks when guests sit down to that special meal can really set the mood.  From the grand Great Gatsby era to the Granola ‘60’s, wait until you see […]

Violino’s: Summertime Patio Bliss

Reading Time: 2 minutes So, my husband and I were looking for a place to go for our anniversary dinner. We were looking for great food and a nice patio. We decided on one of our faves: Viloino’s. It’s nestled among big trees and the beautiful backdrop of High Street. And besides lots of fresh flowers, the patio has […]

Happy Father’s Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes You bounce on his lap as a baby.   You dance barefoot on his toes as a little girl.   You snuggle under the safety of his arm when the world gets a little rough.   And you walk with mixed emotions when you go down that aisle, towards a life partner, with him at […]

A Great Way to Cool Down a Hot Dad

Reading Time: < 1 minute Yum! This company has been doing it before anyone even knew what craft beer was. They were true trailblazers. Then they got artsy, with smaller batches of beer with apricots, apples, you name it. So on-trend for dad for Father’s Day. Here’s a behind the scenes look at what goes into their magic brew. (Hint: […]

5 Gift Ideas & Tips for Fathers with Beards

Reading Time: 2 minutes This man walks the walk. When Ken (who has a killer great moustache!) founded this Alberta company, his grandpa was his inspiration. And with so many beards and stashes in vogue right now, why not consider some of these gift ideas: 5 Tips for Beard and Moustache Care Beards and moustaches need care and attention […]