Calgary Stampede 2011

Although I have been doing some Stampede related work this year, I had not made it down to the Stampede grounds and had pretty much decided that it actually wouldn't happen. But Louise arrived home from a business trip at the same time as her sister and brother in law arrived for a vacation, and we all decided that we should try to go to the Rodeo. Tickets were actually still available and so we snapped them up! It was a beautiful day for Stampeding and everyone had a great time. We got to watch the Championship rounds in all the Rodeo events ($100,000 to the winner in each of … Continue Reading ››

Simply Sunday: Calgary Stampede

It's been a long time since I've been able to find time to post a Simply Sunday article, but I really wanted to get this one out... Life and work have been ridiculously busy for me over the last couple of months and it looked like I wasn't going to be able to get down to the Calgary Stampede grounds this year. I have been busy with Stampede related events and activities, but until today I hadn't been to the Stampede itself. A last-minute opportunity to take in the Stampede Rodeo on the final day of the … Continue Reading ››