Blog by Lori Spada

The Future of Elbow Park School

March 28th, 2014


The Future of Elbow Park School?  

There has been much controversy regrading the future of Elbow Park School.  The school, built in 1926 and an example of Tudor Revival architecture, was severely damaged by the 2013 June floods.  

What will be the final future of the school?  

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                   Photo City of Calgary Historic Resources Webpage


A meeting to hopefully answ ...

Gluten Free Expo in Calgary

March 27th, 2014

March 29 & 30, 2014

With more and more people shunning gluten - whether due to celiac disease, a gluten intolerance/allergy or simply because they feel better without it - this is a fantastic initiative and wonderful that Calgary is on of 4 cities on the "expo" tour!   

GF Expo

Check out their website or facebook page for more info.

I'm going on Saturday.....maybe I'll see ...

Calgary Housing Bubble?

March 25th, 2014

Calgary Housing Bubble?

I agree that a better assessment of affordability is the ratio of mortgage payments to incomes.  

There is talk that a minor rate increase is on the horizon in the next day or so.

First Day of Spring

March 20th, 2014

Happy First Day of Spring anyways

Fist Day of Spring 2014


West Springs

March 7th, 2014

Out and About with Lori – West Springs


West Springs has an inviting vibe to it.  It's a popular Calgary SW community that offers a good mix of housing - from condo living, entry level single family right up to estate properties - so you can upsize or downsize and not have to leave the community.  It's close to downtown, private and public schools and it's a quick getaway to Banff.  

The ...