How to fit in with Edmontonians: Be interested in these 5 things

Moving back to Edmonton, Canada, I’ve been readjusting to Edmonton culture. Yes even this northern city has culture. I’ve heard so many people say, and I was a firm believer pre-Europe, that Canada doesn’t have culture, but it does and this is why I’ve started blogging about culture-focused topics on Thursdays. So living in Edmonton and meeting new people between the ages of 22 and 30, I’ve come to notice…

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Belgium Moments: Slagroom and Battle Royale

In the last week, I have some memorable – what I have deemed – Belgium moments because only these things can happen in Belgium. The first moment is my favorite. Its been an amazingly nice week of weather. That’s right, in Belgium you get nice weather (20+) in March and September, but wet greyness in the other 10 months of the year. Anyways, this is not the particular moment I’m…

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When a sitcom becomes reality – Friends

When the sitcom “Friends” was on the air, I was in high school and university. So in the evenings I would drive my family crazy because I would also put on Friends. Even if I’d seen the episode 2-3 times, I put it on. If I’d seen it 4-5 then maybe I would let someone to choose something else. Each and every character in Friends was hilarious in their own way….

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