Mad Hatters

The 82nd running of the Canadian Derby is set for Saturday, August 20 at Northlands Park.  The Derby was once an important piece of the Edmonton sports scene and over the past two years has once again become a must-see sports, social and fashion event.  The Canadian Derby offers a $300,000 purse, the highest in Canada west of Woodbine in Toronto and has much of the glamour and … Continue reading

Will & Kate in Yellowknife

When Susan asked me if I would do a guest post about the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s recent visit to Yellowknife, I was thrilled because I am avid reader of TwoandtheCity. Truth be told, I’ve never been much of a “royal watcher” or celebrity follower for that matter but I could not help but … Continue reading

What’s in your makeup bag?

This past week I have been on a quest to buy new eyeshadow.  This was partly necessitated by the oddity of 3 of my favourite MAC eyeshadows shattering in 1 week.  As I tossed the shimmery remnants of naked lunch into the bin, I decided now was as good a time as ever to begin … Continue reading


L & I are searching for perfect white dresses for the 5th Annual All White Affair. According to our invitation it is a:  ‘Hamptons-style’ fundraiser staged again in the spectacular Con Boland Gardens, located in the heart of Edmonton’s River Valley.  Many influential community leaders and Government representatives such as Lynn Mandel will again be in … Continue reading

Busy being fabulous

Do you have plans Saturday May 14th? Unfortunately me and S will be away in Canmore that weekend running the Rocky Mountain Soap Women’s Run, but the Busy Being Fabulous… for the Stollery event is something we would have loved to attend.  Whether you are looking for a fun night out, shopping for a last-minute … Continue reading