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 an Ontario spa getaway? Check this one out. Here is my Ste Anne’s Country Inn & Spa review 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.