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Week 12 of 52!

Days 78 through 84 of my 365 day photo challenge.To see daily updates visit JUST SHOOT ME PHOTOS on instagram! I hope you have all been enjoying thus far! 192 more words

Terence Corcoran: Alberta tries to keep the Heritage Fund fantasy alive

With Alberta’s energy crisis putting a squeeze on government revenues and leaving a giant gap on the province’s budget, the eyes of many have turned to Norway. 743 more words

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Lights Out

Lights out
at the top of the world.
A power outage
that plunges my small room
into darkness.

“A darkness that
my mood.”

That’s how I planned… 24 more words

Lake Louise Albert

Having only seen Lake Louise in pictures, I didn’t know what to expect as we pulled into the parking lot of Lake Louise Alberta. Most of the pictures I recalled seeing were taken in the summer of the aqua green lake at the foot of these majestic mountains. 48 more words

Things you should know before coming to Canada...part 1

1. The drinking age in British Columbia is 19. However if you’re in Alberta and 18, you’re plenty legal. It isn’t just the drinking age that you have to be 19 for. 437 more words

Alberta budget paints new, sobering reality of 'dangers of relying on energy revenue'

The latest oil shock was clearly one too many. In its budget for the next fiscal year, the Alberta government is taking a step that would have been unthinkable as recently as six months ago — it’s getting off its dependence on oil. 761 more words


First impressions of 2015-16 Alberta budget

The just-released 2015-16 Alberta budget is remarkable only for its lack of boldness.

On the expenditure side, the government pledges simply to hold the line on program spending. 194 more words