Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

G is for Griddle Cakes at the Calgary Stampede! (Blogging Through the Alphabet)

As I was looking through my copy of the Five Roses Cookbook (my gramma’s favorite) looking for a recipe that began with a G, I came across the page for Griddle Cakes and thought how perfect since we are heading into pancake breakfast season here in Calgary (aka Stampede Week). In a short 16 days, the Calgary Stampede will kick…

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Family Travel

You’re from Calgary? Your Stampede is Starting Soon Right?

On our recent visit to the Los Angeles area, our family was often asked where we were from. Hearing our answer of Calgary, many responded with a question about our world famous Calgary Stampede. Some were curious, some had been, and some are planning to visit us this year in conjunction with Canada’s 150th birthday! After answering a number of…

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