Bear’s Hump Overlooking Waterton Lakes

Location: Waterton Lakes National Park – Alberta, Canada Destination: Bear’s Hump Distance: 1.8 Miles / 2.8 Kilometers round-trip from the parking lot Elevation Gain: 656 feet / 200 Meters Difficulty: Short Easy Hike – Great hike for families with children | Class 1 – Hiking with a low chance of injury Click here for an overview map of the trail. … Read More

Chocolate Ripple Coconut Ice Cream with Raspberries

This ice cream is based off the Italian gelato, Stracciatella (meaning torn apart), which features chocolate shavings surrounded by a creamy vanilla ice cream. Over the years I’ve gotten lazy about grating chocolate, and I’ve started melting it instead. As a side note, have you ever tried to grate chocolate? – messy, sticky, melting, -nightmare!

Kallari Chocolate

Today, we’re going to take a moment to talk about chocolate (because chocolate is a lifestyle)! A few weeks ago, I received the best news any chocolate lover can receive – a chocolate company called Kallari (pronounced kai YAH ri) was going to send me some of their chocolate to sample!!! As you might imagine, this not only made my … Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Drink Green Smoothies

I was a late comer to the green smoothie world, and by late, I mean YEARS!!! I’ve been seeing recipes for them here and there and I’ll have to say, I was more than a little skeptical. Once I finally took the plunge, I was hooked.