So, What is a Meet-Cute?
If you have ever seen any romantic movie out there, you will have witnessed a “meet-cute”. Let’s take the movie Serendipity. The movie opens at a busy New York department store. People scurrying about to get their Christmas presents on time. The two main characters, Jonathan and Sara reach for the same pair of gloves at a mall kiosk. Their problem: there’s only one pair. The exchange led to the two at the iconic cafe, Serendipity. This is a meet-cute. Serendipity meet-cute ...
Recipe for a Great Date (Plus 5 Great Cooking Classes to Take in Calgary)
Take a moment. Close your eyes. Think of the best date you’ve ever been on. What words come to mind? Was it fun? Relaxing? Adventurous? What do you think makes a great date? While there is no scientific formula, every great date has a few important ingredients that can help make it interesting, memorable and worthy of another. Here is our recipe for a great date, whether it’s your first date or you’ve been going strong for a while. INGREDIENTS 1 Part Activity ...
The Art of People Watching
Have you ever sat at a cafe and simply observed? No agenda. No to-do lists. But simply sat and watched. Every day, we witness the ebb and flow of our communities. We experience the beautiful movement of people, places, ideas and conversation. We feel its unifying power. People watching gives a front row seat to our community’s essence. Why People Watch People People are inherently fascinating. From the first-date couple nervously drinking coffee and making small to t...
I'm the guy with Jenga
Looking to meet up with that Tinder cutie or the stud from Match you’ve been texting? Well now there’s a new option to make that first coffee meet or lunch date a little less nerve-racking and a lot more playful! Stay2Play board game libraries are popping up all over Calgary at your favourite pubs, restaurants, and café’s. That means you can enjoy flirting over a game or two while snacking, sipping, and getting to know each other! Board games are great not only as a co...
A Date at the Races!
Century Downs Racetrack and Casino Skip the movies and take your date to Century Downs Racetrack and Casino. Featuring the only racetrack in Calgary and the surrounding area, it’s a unique thrill combined with the ideal casual day-out. Here are some of the cool dates you can plan! Pick Your Pony Date: Dive in to the world of Standardbred harness racing together by coming down on a beautiful weekend afternoon. Buy your date a drink, then head upstairs for a Betti...
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