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THERESA WELLS

THERESA WELLS

A little about THERESA WELLS

A freelance writer, blogger and professional communicator who is passionate about her child, her work, her pets, her community and the power of words, Theresa Wells believes perfection in life is achieved when she is surrounded by amazing people, fantastic stories, cold gin and really hot shoes.

All posts by THERESA WELLS

Mar
20
2017
Volume
5-3
Published in Regulars
Whether it’s a food drive for the Wood Buffalo Food Bank, the annual Easter Egg Hunt at Dunvegan Gardens, or another event relying on volunteers in our region, you’ve likely seen the lady with the smiling face and positive attitude. She is perhaps Fort McMurray’s best known and most active…
Mar
20
2017
Volume
5-3
Published in Sports & Recreation
The vision of the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is to make a difference in the Wood Buffalo region every day, and while this is primarily met through the variety of sport, recreation and event experiences offered by the RRC, another aspect of meeting this vision is through…
Mar
20
2017
Volume
5-3
Published in Features
In 1983 the infamously-bearded rock band ZZ Top made the claim that ladies go crazy for a sharp dressed man – and for more than three decades local business Bob Barrett Men’s Apparel has been dedicated to outfitting the sharp dressed Fort McMurray man. Originally located in Peter Pond Mall,…
Jan
27
2017
Volume
5-2
Published in Sports & Recreation
While the Sport and Recreation team at MacDonald Island Park may not provide traditional health care services, the programs, and facilities located at the Island form a critical part of health and wellness for residents of the Wood Buffalo region. From fitness classes to aquatics programming, the opportunity to explore…
Jan
27
2017
Volume
5-2
Published in Regulars
Off: Is health really a significant enough issue to devote an entire magazine issue to it? I mean, it’s just a basic part of life.
Jan
27
2017
Volume
5-2
Published in Regulars
In the field of health services available in Fort McMurray, occasionally overlooked are the more unusual health care options available. This may simply be because residents are unfamiliar with them, or unaware of the benefits they may provide. In some cases, such as Heather Thomas and her practice of CranioSacral…
Jan
27
2017
Volume
5-2
Published in Features
If the Horse River Fire in May had any positive impact on Fort McMurray, it may have been allowing the world to see what the residents of the Wood Buffalo region have always known; far from being a working town filled only with men, the community is really the home…
Jan
27
2017
Volume
5-2
Published in Features
“Never take yourself too seriously,” says Sheila Chutskoff with a laugh. As the founder and CEO of oranj fitness, the wildly successful business boasting fitness and yoga studios in several Canadian locations, Chutskoff has managed to build a seriously strong brand while never taking herself too seriously.
Nov
27
2016
Volume
5-1
Published in Sports & Recreation
Just four short years ago, an official groundbreaking celebrated the beginning of a new era in sport, entertainment and event experiences in the Wood Buffalo region. After a series of community engagement sessions and surveys, the MacDonald Island Park Expansion Project, or MIPEX, got under way in 2012 – and…
Nov
27
2016
Volume
5-1
Published in Regulars
I am proud to say this column has been a fixture in Your McMurray Magazine right from the beginning; originally though it had a different focus. Much like my blog at the time, it started as ramblings and reflections from my own life, but I quickly realized that it was…

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