In the fight to save the Mendel Art Gallery in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, here is my innovative idea. Update: We lost the fight. Why did no one listen to me? The great Mendel Controversy The Mendel Art Gallery is a classic and much-loved example of Modernist architecture in Canada, so how can I leave […]
Japan may have cherry blossoms in April but Saskatoon has hoar frost in February. (And no, this does not make us a city of hoars.) Over the past couple of days the trees have looked flash frozen, as if they were zapped by a witch with designer tastes and a minimalist aesthetic. It almost makes up for visiting the […]
It’s hard for skating rinks in Toronto to measure up to the Quay Rink in Old Montreal.
Looking for a good Ontario spa getaway? Here is my Ste Anne’s Country Inn & Spa review. The Ste Anne’s Experience While I’m having my Aveda Botannical Resurfacing Facial at Ste Anne’s Spa just outside Grafton, Ontario, various thoughts are flitting through my mind, like: For a petite young thing, this therapist has seriously strong fingers. […]
A grassroots campaign in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, saves historic William Perehudoff murals from destruction.