• Dirty Elva's Molasses Cookies | Alex Inspired
    Genealogy

    “Dirty” Elva’s Molasses Cookies

    My Nana and her sisters were excellent chefs and bakers. They hailed from the East Coast and could wow anyone with their hearty meals and delicious desserts. In my infinite wisdom of preserving these family recipes,…

  • The historic High Street Stone Wall - Slated for Demolition | Alex Inspired
    History

    It’s not just a Wall, it’s our History

    In recent news, Thunder Bay City Council decided to remove the historic High Street stone retaining wall and replace it with an artificial “rock face” at a mere $2.4 million price tag. Many citizens are…

  • It's Pierogi, not Perogies | Alex Inspired
    History

    It’s Pierogi, not Perogies

    Warning, this is a public service announcement from Alex Inspired. I may lose or gain some readers depending on your prospective on what I have just written.  Look here Thunder Bay, I have a…

  • Morgan's School of Highland Dance Designs | Alex Inspired
    Designs

    Morgan’s School of Highland Dance

    I love, love, love vintage/retro art! So when my dance studio *Morgan’s School of Highland Dance* asked me to create some posters, I jumped on it! Here are a few examples from the past…

  • Bar Polonia Logo | Alex Inspired
    Designs

    Logo Design – Bar Polonia

    The Bar Polonia logo was created to entice patrons to visit the Legion’s bar. The logo illustrates a modern feel with a Polish twist. Client: Polish Combatants Association (SPK) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #219 Featuring:…