The amazing Ruth Reichl is coming to Wordfest on Monday, April 29! From the Wordfest website: Don’t miss the tastiest live event of 2019, as Calgary welcomes the legendary Ruth Reichl in celebration of her new memoir, Save Me the Plums. This conversation-style event will give you the rare opportunity to connect with an unparalleled powerhouse (editor in chief of Gourmet magazine, New York Times restaurant critic, chef and bestselling author), as Reichl shares an insider’s take on the obsessions, intrigues and delights of being at the centre of the explosion of contemporary food culture. Click here for info + tickets!

Have you been on a pie cruise in Waterton yet? This year I’ll be hosting it with Paul Brandt as part of the 5th Annual Taste of Waterton! This year’s pie cruise – a short cruise on a boat loaded with pie made by local restaurants and bakers – is on Saturday, May 25 at 3:30 pm. For more info (and to enter to win tickets), visit the Waterton website.

The self-proclaimed Queen of Fibre is coming and she’s going to help you get an A+ on your next Colonoscopy! On Tuesday, May 28, media personality, bestselling author and professional home economist Mairlyn Smith is presenting her new fibre infused cookbook, Peace, Love & Fibre. Click here for info and tickets!