Episode 8: Andy Grabia

Meet Andy Grabia, the blogger behind Yegball, a look at baseball in Edmonton, and a veteran of the original Oilogosphere, the community of hardcore hockey bloggers who helped change the way the game was written about in the early 2000s. Andy explores his blogging history, all the way back to a personal blog called The Cosby … More Episode 8: Andy Grabia

Episode 7: Sharon Yeo

Meet Sharon Yeo, the woman behind Only Here for the Food, one of Edmonton’s great food blogs, and the co-founder of What the Truck?!, the food-truck festival that has had a huge impact on the food scene and on the city’s sense of community. Like many bloggers, Sharon started because she liked to write and … More Episode 7: Sharon Yeo

Edmonton blog roundup: Aug. 17, 2015

This week’s roundup hits some grand themes. Love. Death. Smoothies. The important things. Let’s begin. Spectacle This wedding, written up by Stacey K and photographed by FO Photography, is just so beautiful. The dress reveal made me cry. Jody Bailey captured a ton of great shots of the FIBA Americas basketball tournament. Matt Henderson has high … More Edmonton blog roundup: Aug. 17, 2015

Episode 6: Jay Runham

Meet Jay Runham, the YouTuber, movie geek and basketball fan behind The Jay Runham Show. Jay is one of several independent media producers who got his start at The Edmontonian, the news and events site founded by Jeff Samsonow and Sally Poulsen that spawned a diaspora of talent. He went on to do an entertainment podcast … More Episode 6: Jay Runham

Episode 5: Laura Frey

A conversation with Laura Frey, the book blogger behind Reading in Bed, who offers solid advice on blogging and suggests many other blogs, podcasts and YouTubers to follow. Check out her wonderful list in the show notes. Music credits: Beethoven’s Sonata No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 2 No. 1, played by Daniel Veesey, from … More Episode 5: Laura Frey