Cochrane Light Up

New tradition in my family will be to go downtown Cochrane for the Town’s annual “Christmas light up” festivities. This Saturday: November 30, 2013: Cochrane Light Up. First Street. 5:00 -7:00 pm. Free hot dogs and hot chocolate around the fire pots. Children’s crafts and Christmas carols. Santa will be around courtesy of The Activettes’ Share your Christmas. Food Bank donations accepted ( or  


Cochrane To Do’s

This weekend in Cochrane:

November 23, 2013: Christmas Market, Cochrane RancheHouse, 101 RancheHouse Road, 10:00 am-6:00 pm.  There will be a great diversity of fine crafts, jewelery, home furnishings, decorations, clothing, photography, art, and much, much more.  More than 70 vendors.  Pictures with Santa.  Admission is free.  Food bank donations are welcome. .(Contact Roz Edge-Kossowan  by emailing
November 23, 2013: Cochrane Humane Society Fall Peticure. Get your pet’s feet ready for winter – get your pet a pet-i-cure! Our Fall Peticure is on Saturday, November 23rd from 1:00 – 4:00pm. For a minimum of $5 donation per pet, you can get your pet feeling and looking great! All proceeds will benefit the animals. Thank you to the animal health technicians and professional groomers who are donating their time and expertise for this event. 62 Griffin Industrial Point. (
November 23, 2013: Cochrane Firefighters Charity Ball, Links of GlenEagles, 100 GlenEagles Drive,  Tickets $70 per person.  Cocktails: 5:00 pm, Dinner: 7:00 pm, Dance: 9:00 pm. (For tickets or 403-519-5448) 

It’s been a while…

Since I posted anything. Note to self: get better a blogging! In my defence I was away for a week in Jamaica.

Rob Ford… Why is no one telling this man to sit down and shut up and stay home? Good grief.