Raising Charlie: One mom’s story of how autism changed her family and her life

Society holds a certain image of how an ideal family and parenthood should look, and each of those images revolves around healthy happy children. This is exactly the life that Kim McLelland and her husband Ryan had pictured, and for some time, that is what they had. “I wanted to transform from being a corporate … More Raising Charlie: One mom’s story of how autism changed her family and her life

A Brave New Hustle

Discovering their passion to help and encourage others to learn to love work motivated two friends and business partners to open HustleCo Workspace, a coworking space that bridges a gap in Calgary. Formerly chemical engineers, Steve Paolasini and Husam Al-rameeni rejected the corporate world and embraced their entrepreneurial spirits shortly after graduating from McGill University. … More A Brave New Hustle

Two to tango: performing arts vs Alberta’s economy

  Note: This article was first published on the Calgary Journal’s online platform in October of 2016 – Two to tango Albertans agree that arts are important to the province. However – as a result of the economy, as well as demographic and technological changes – there has been a large drop in attendance at live … More Two to tango: performing arts vs Alberta’s economy

Commission Painting Layout – Thomas Yates

Thomas Yates got started commission painting Warhammer and other hobby pieces on a part time basis about four years ago when players recognized his own figures as having detail and completion that they desired as well. He says, “I can think of three people that are successful, long-term commission painters that it’s their full time occupation … More Commission Painting Layout – Thomas Yates

Ember Ignites

From a young age it was clear that Corinne Vessey would be involved in dance. But when she realized there were few opportunities for Calgary’s dancers to perform once they finish their studio or university education, she started her own dance company to fill that gap. Now Vessey offers that opportunity to dancers and choreographers … More Ember Ignites