August 2014

Breaking down Bikram barriers

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Bikram Yoga Halifax owner Kristin Johnston wants to dispel the stigma surrounding this infamous hot yoga. She’s making it her mission to make Bikram accessible to all, with new classes, affordable prices and more.

The home advantage

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For Jacob Ritchie, good city building means using design to make a community stronger. “It’s more than just drawing pretty pictures,” he laughs. “It’s providing a vision and making sure the people in the community go on to champion it, so the plans live on beyond the final report.” Ritchie is the director of planning… Read More»

Dressed to dine

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Michelle Brisson was in Calgary just after the city held its Dîner en Blanc event, with guests all dressed in white enjoying a delicious three-course meal at elegant tables set up in a open, urban green space. Photos of the event made the front page of the newspaper. “As soon as I read the story,… Read More»

Raise a little time

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The annual Timeraiser event provides an inspiring outlet for volunteers to connect with non-profits and earn unique local artwork at the same time