July 6, 2014 Jameela

My one of my favourite things about summer is the garage sales! I love finding treasures that you cannot easily find elsewhere. On a hot summer day it is really important to dress so you are comfortable. In many cases that means staying cool.… Read More

July 6, 2014 Jameela

When you are going to a BBQ you want to be comfortable. If it is really warm outside (which it probably is) opt for a skirt and tank combination. Also it is summer, so please bring out the colour!

Some people would say that this is too pretty for a BBQ, but if you are the one eating and not the one cooking then you are good to go.… Read More

July 4, 2014 Jameela

I met a couple women yesterday just hanging out. I noticed their stampede style scarves and snapped their picture. One of the women mentioned that their sister who passed away 22 years ago made the scarves for them. They wear them every year to keep her memory alive.… Read More

July 4, 2014 Jameela

This Canada Day I spent with my family at Eau Claire to watch the fireworks on Centre Street Bridge. We brought our mudcloth and settled in for the evening.

Of course I had to walk around to take pictures of my fellow Canadians.… Read More

June 30, 2014 Jameela

This month I wore nothing but dresses. I did this to support the United Way of Calgary and Area for their “All in for Girls” initiative. Over the month they raised more than $52,000 for this great cause.

June Dresses for the United Way of Calgary and Area

I attended the wrap up event at Hotel Arts where they had a guest speaker, Christine Eway, that their program had helped.… Read More

June 30, 2014 Jameela 1Comment

First Impressions/Atmosphere

My first impressions of Briggs Kitchen and bar was “hipster nation”. To my pleasant surprise it was very “hipster”, but family friendly too. The décor was the perfect blend of rustic and modern. Which I think is perfect for the Beltline area in Calgary.… Read More