Posted in Food Life

Drink Up: Bone Broth FTW

In preparation of the impending side effects I knew would come from chemo,  I ran myself ragged trying to keep…

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Bald or Bust: Working through the psychological impact of hair loss

For weeks, I’ve been pep-talking myself into acceptance of the inevitable baldness that comes from (most) chemo treatments. Save for…

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Mind over Matter. Hope over Fear. Cupcakes over Chemo.

When Dr. Olson told me that my breast cancer had a high rate of curability with chemo, my heart dropped….

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Smiling on the Outside and the Soft, Slow Shattering of the Human Psyche

The wall I have around me isn’t new. I laid the first row of “bricks” over a decade ago when…

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I Am One in Eight

When it comes to cancer, they say the time between diagnosis and treatment is one of the hardest parts to…

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Posted in Drink Food Restaurant Review

Two Sergeants Beer and Food

The first time I walked into this cavernous brewpub, I wasn’t quite sure what to make of the decor. I’ve…

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Posted in Food Restaurant Review

Taiwanese Soup Champion Chef Hung Arrives in Edmonton

Chef Hung Taiwanese Beef Noodle in Edmonton marks the 11th Chef Hung restaurant to open in the partnership between Hung…

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Posted in Food Restaurant Review

Rocco, Guiseppe and Artisti Pizza in Edmonton

A couple of Italian guys, each with their own dream to open a pizza shop once they got to Canada,…

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Jang on Jasper: Fusion Food Misses the Mark

Despite three unsatisfactory experiences (save for a couple of dishes being “okay”), I feel Jang has the potential to be…

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All that Glitters and More: Drags Benny at the Fairmont Hotel MacDonald

For those of you who sat on the fence wondering about ticket price for Drags Benny at the Fairmont in…

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