Category: Entertainment

October 6, 2011 The season’s first Rip ‘n Grip is fast approaching. And this year, my son is able to attend all sessions. We had been involved in the Rip ‘n Grip competitions in previous years. However, I don’t think we were able to get to even one last year. Now that we are living […]

October 2, 2011 “The Canola Project” was an experiment in live, interactive theatre. A group of Albertan artists wanted to engage their communities with the theatre. And, they wanted to bring the “farm to the city.” As a result, “The Canola Project,” was born. According to Theatre Alberta’s website,, The Canola Project aimed to […]

September 9, 2011 My son and I attended the Ukrainian cultural dinner at the St. Basil Ukrainian Catholic Church on 109 Street in Edmonton. Needless to say, dinner was delicious, and cheap. A great way to feed a hungry teen – all you can eat for $14! Pyrohy (also known as “perogies”), fish, sausage, lazy […]

August 27, 2011 I watched “A Beautiful Mind” today with my son. Although this movie was released in 2001, this was the first time I had watched it. I had heard this was an excellent movie. Whenever someone mentioned it, I would comment that I wanted to watch it. So I finally got the chance. […]