Category: Arts:Food

The Mess Hall is a weekly podcast where I have a chat with interesting personalities including comedians, foodies, fellow podcasters and a ton of other! The talk often comes around to pizza and my love for ketchup! If you like food talk make sure you tune in.

July 10, 2019

71- Andrew from It’s a Conspiracy! We are talking curry Ketchup, cucumber chips, new coke and the Swiss Cheese Mofia

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Andrew from It's a Conspiracy! Mare sure you check out his podcast! you can find it as part of the Alberta Podcast Network and online at https://itsaconspiracypodcast.com and follow him on Twitter @isitaconspiracy

This episode is brought to you by Park Power, a provider of electricity and natural gas in Alberta that offers low rates, awesome service, and profit-sharing with local charities. In Alberta, you get to choose who to buy your energy from. If you choose Park Power, your money stays here. Plus, Park Power shares its profits with local not-for-profits that are working to make a difference for their communities. Shopping local is very important to Park Power’s owner, Kris Kasawski, and we love local here at the Alberta Podcast Network, so it’s a great fit. Learn more at https://parkpower.ca.

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

 

July 2, 2019

70- Malcolm Saunders and I are talking about a more natural and clean way of eating

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This week's guest is Malcolm Saunders from the Light Cellar in Calgary. This was a great chat. We are talking about natural and a clean way of eating. I left feeling inspired by Malcolm. You can find him the following ways:

In person: 6531 Bowness Rd NW, Calgary, Alberta

Online: https://lightcellar.ca

Twitter: @lightcellar

Facebook: @TheLightCellar 

Youtube: The Light Cellar 

IF you are in Calgary make sure you join me this summer on one of Malcolm walking tours, here is a link, and I hope to see you out there with me at some point! https://lightcellar.ca/collections/in-person-classes-events  

 

This week's podcast shout out is to Eskimo Empire. A new CFL podcast to the network. For all things Edmonton Eskimos make sure to check it out! 

www.eskempire.ca

Twitter: @eskempirepod
Facebook: Facebook.com/eskempirepod
Instagram: @eskimoempirepodcast

This week the Mess Hall Podcast is brought to you in part from ATB. 

Whether you're dreaming, building, or growing, ATB Entrepreneur Centres offer a powerful set of tools to help your business and personal finances grow together. Chat with a small business expert, join a community of like-minded Albertans, and get some valuable advice along the way. Just another way ATB will always be more than a bank. Visit the ATB Entrepreneur Centre locations in Edmonton, Calgary, Grande Prairie and Lethbridge.

To find out more go to atbentrepreneurcentre.com

 

 

June 26, 2019

69- Jeff von Rotz from Valbella Gourmet Foods and we are talking meat!

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Jeff von Rotz from Valbella Gourmet Foods and we are talking about all of the great things that are coming out of his place. It is worth the trek to get out to Canmore and check it out. To find out more go to:

In person 104 Elk Run Boulevard, Canmore, Alberta, Canada

Website valbellagourmetfoods.ca

Instagram @valbellagourmetfoods

Facebook @valbellagourmetfoods

Twitter @ValbellaMeats

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

This episode is brought to you in part by The Alberta Blue Cross Wellness Summit, which happens on October 10th.

The Wellness Summit is a day to explore fresh perspectives and practices around wellness. This year the focus is on what it takes to create healthy workplace cultures where everyone thrives.

Supporting the health and wellness of employees is becoming a major consideration for many workplaces, and Alberta Blue Cross wants to connect the dots of what it takes to create healthier workplaces with happy people.

Among the speakers is Mandy Trapp, founder and lead educator of Lifestyle Meditation. Mandy has been an active part of Edmonton’s health and wellness scene for the past 20 years. Her mission is to blend the science and wisdom of meditation and mindfulness to educate others and build resilience.

Alberta Blue Cross has designed the summit so that you’re not just sitting and listening. You’ll have a chance to actively engage with the information, the speakers and other attendees and will come away with practical tools and evidence-based resources you can use, whether you’re a front-line worker or a C-suite executive.

The summit is at the Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel on Oct. 10. Learn more at www.thewellnesssummit.ca 

June 19, 2019

The mess Hall Podcast This week with Eric Fraser E-68

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Eric Fraser. We are talking about large food challenges, and his time with the CFL. If you want to see Eric's food challenge pics and see what he is up to, give him a follow on Twitter @efraser007

This week's podcast shoutout is to 2 And Out Podcast hosted by Travis Currah and Brazilian Ty. This is a great podcast that will give you all the CFL news from around the league. Find out more at:

Website 2andout.ca 

Twitter @2andOutCFL

Facebook @2andOutCFL 

This episode is brought to you by Park Power, a provider of electricity and natural gas in Alberta that offers low rates, awesome service, and profit-sharing with local charities. In Alberta, you get to choose who to buy your energy from. If you choose Park Power, your money stays here. Plus, Park Power shares its profits with local not-for-profits that are working to make a difference for their communities. Shopping local is very important to Park Power’s owner, Kris Kasawski, and we love local here at the Alberta Podcast Network, so it’s a great fit. Learn more at https://parkpower.ca.

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

 

June 12, 2019

The Mess Hall Podcast This week with Michelle from Savour Fine Foods E-67

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Michelle from Savour Fine Foods. We sat down and some tea at a local coffee shop and had a fun chat about her store, potlucks and international cuisine. To fine out more about Savour Fine Food chef tea out in person at

1331 - 9th Ave SE, Calgary, AB
T 403.532.8222
F 403.269.4314
E savourfinefoods@shaw.ca

Online: savourfinefoods.com/

Twitter:@SavourFineFoods

Facebook: @SavourFineFoods

 

From May 18 to June 17, visit albertapodcastnetwork.com/survey. and fill out the survey to be entered into a draw to win one of three cash prizes of $100.

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

This week The Mess Hall Podcast is brought to you by ATB. 

Acceptance everywhere starts with acceptance here. With representation across Alberta, including rural communities, ATB’s internal LGBTA Network is working to transform ATB into the place to work for LGBTQ+ team members and allies. Through engagement, outreach and education, they're building a diverse and inclusive workplace where all ATBers are free to be their authentic selves. To find out more go over to atb.com/pride 

 

June 5, 2019

The Mess Hall Podcast This week with Mary Bailey and Amanda LeNeve from Tomato Radio E-66

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Mary Bailey and Amanda LeNeve from Tomato Radio. I had a super fun time with there two. I like the knowledge and passion for fine food they both have. To find out more about Tomato Radio go to https://soundcloud.com/tomatoradio 

Or find them on Social Media 

Twitter: @thetomatoradio

Facebook: @thetomatoraido 

Instagram: @thetomatoradio

 

From May 18 to June 17, visit albertapodcastnetwork.com/survey. and fill out the survey to be entered into a draw to win one of three cash prizes of $100.

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

 

This episode is brought to you in part by The Alberta Blue Cross Wellness Summit, which happens on October 10th.

The Wellness Summit is a day to explore fresh perspectives and practices around wellness. This year the focus is on what it takes to create healthy workplace cultures where everyone thrives.

Supporting the health and wellness of employees is becoming a major consideration for many workplaces, and Alberta Blue Cross wants to connect the dots of what it takes to create healthier workplaces with happy people.

Among the speakers is Drew Dudley, whose TEDx talk on everyday leadership has been viewed millions of times — you might know it as the “lollipop moments” talk. He reminds us that we all have the power to improve each other’s lives.

Alberta Blue Cross has designed the summit so that you’re not just sitting and listening. You’ll have a chance to actively engage with the information, the speakers and other attendees and will come away with practical tools and evidence-based resources you can use, whether you’re a front-line worker or a C-suite executive.

The summit is at the Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel on Oct. 10. Learn more at www.thewellnesssummit.ca 

 

 

May 29, 2019

The Mess Hall Podcast This week with Zach Martina E-65

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Zach Martina. We are talking pizza, breakfast for supper and fun foods with your family. Make sure you check out his special Skunkman! 

Wedsite: http://www.zachmartina.com

Twitter :@ZachMartina

Facebook: @zachmartina 

Youtube: Zach Martina 

From May 18 to June 17, visit albertapodcastnetwork.com/survey. and fill out the survey to be entered into a draw to win one of three cash prizes of $100.

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

Does your business need a boost or are you looking to boost a local company? Check out BoostR from ATB. A unique way to crowdfund and support local businesses and get special offers from the companies. Designed by Albertans, for Albertans, businesses get support from advisors and the community. Visit atbboostr.ca to check out who you can boost today! Visit atbboostr.com

 

May 22, 2019

The Mess Hall Podcast This week with Laurie Rowe E-64

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This week's guest is Laurie Rowe. Laurie is the person behind the Jordan's General Store brand of BBQ sauce and dips. Not only are we talking about food and her sauces, we had a fun chat about family stories. You can find out more by going to https://www.jordansgeneralstore.ca or give her a like on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/JordansGeneralStoreLtd/?__tn__=%2Cd%2CP-R&eid=ARDyl837ztC_eTrmXKUGtmF-JFJcfZWXcYw0rCAbNk8QoZ_HeBXyHJau2Rqh0emvDVIobN-TDLwjvFo5 

 

From May 18 to June 17, visit albertapodcastnetwork.com/survey. and fill out the survey to be entered into a draw to win one of three cash prizes of $100.

 

This episode is brought to you by Park Power, a provider of electricity and natural gas in Alberta that offers low rates, awesome service, and profit-sharing with local charities. In Alberta, you get to choose who to buy your energy from. If you choose Park Power, your money stays here. Plus, Park Power shares its profits with local not-for-profits that are working to make a difference for their communities. Shopping local is very important to Park Power’s owner, Kris Kasawski, and we love local here at the Alberta Podcast Network, so it’s a great fit. Learn more at https://parkpower.ca.

 

This week's podcast shout out is going to Loyal Company of the River Vally. A podcast about FC Edmonton and other Canadian Premier League news. By fans, for fans. Hosted by Adam Huber and Nate Terlesky. Visit http://loyalcompanyrv.libsyn.com to give it a listen. 

 

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

May 15, 2019

The Mess Hall Podcast This week with Cinde Little E-63

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Cinde Little. We are talking about the great food that Cinde makes and especially her gluten free food! You can find Cinde in the following spots:

https://www.everydayglutenfreegourmet.ca/

Twitter: @LittleCinde

Instagram: Cinde - GF Cooking Classes 

Check out these cool recipes that we talked about on the show: 

The Spicy Thai meatballs in lettuce cups that we had
 
My Thai Turkey Burger
 
The Bison Burger with Saskatoon-Blueberry BBQ Sauce and goat cheese (to-die-for).
 
Make sure you go to one of the many cooking classes. 
 
This week The Mess Hall Podcast is brought to you by SeatGIANT.  The Alberta Podcast Network, powered by ATB, is happy to be partnering with SeatGIANT to offer you a deal on tickets to major sporting events, big concerts, popular theatre throughout North America, and more.

Whether you’re at home or on vacation, check SeatGIANT for tickets to the hottest  events. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca to find tickets. Use the promo code “apn” at checkout to get 5% off your purchase. You’ll save a bit, and the network gets a little cut off that purchase, too. All tickets are in Canadian dollars, even for events that are in the U.S. SeatGIANT is Canadian-owned and -operated, and it guarantees every ticket. So, help yourself to a great experience, while helping the Alberta Podcast Network and a Canadian-owned business. Visit https://www.seatgiant.ca, and use the offer code “apn.”

Also.....The ATB Branch for Arts + Culture, also known as “The Branch”.  Artists are often underserved at banks because they don’t fit a typical profile. Freelance director Michael and actor Nicole kept getting turned down when they tried to take out a mortgage. Then they found ATB’s Branch for Arts and Culture, a different approach to banking and lending that caters to the unique situations of people in creative industries. Now Michael, Nicole and their son Luc have a home they love. If you want to see the rest of their inspiring story, visit atb.com/bradleys

atb.com/thebranch 

 

May 8, 2019

The Mess Hall Podcast This week with Adam Ruby E-62

Welcome to the Mess Hall Podcast, part of the @albertapodnet powered by @atbfinancial

This week's guest is Adam Ruby. We sit down and are talking about great food in Calgary, and more importantly, Bowness. 

Make sure you check out Adam at the Comedy Cave on May 28 to June 2. 

This week's podcast shout out is to Eat More BBQ. Ryan brings a great BBQ podcast to the Alberta Podcast Network. Make sure you check it out at https://eatmorebarbecue.ca and make sure you go back and check to Ryan on my podcast (Episode 39) and check me out on his podcast (Episode 29). 

 

This Week The Mess Hall Podcast is brought to you by Park Power.

In Alberta, you get to choose who to buy your energy from. If you switch retailers, nothing changes about the delivery of electricity or natural gas to your home or business.

If you have an existing contract, you’re going to want to find out the terms for leaving. If you don’t, then it’s even easier to sign up for Park Power.

The choice is yours, and there’s a better deal available to you. Learn more at https://parkpower.ca