Canada, fun, Kids, March break, winter activities. Unique March Break Activities for 6 Canadian Cities. Posted on Categories City·UncategorizedTags , , , , Leave a comment on Unique March Break Activities for 6 Canadian Cities

Unique March Break Activities for 6 Canadian Cities

Unique March break activities with kids is an annual puzzle that gets more complex with every passing season. It’s a dream come true for the little ones but it can stress out parents, especially when the kids go all zombie-mode with the consoles and social media. But as hard as it is to think up … Read more ›

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Carry-On Packing List For Ultra-Light Travel

Travelling by plane, whether for business or pleasure, is a reality in many people’s lives. While some people seem to bring their entire wardrobe every time they fly, others have mastered the art of ultra-light travel.  What should you pack to travel light? I’ve been traveling for most of my adult life and have learned … Read more ›

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Asics x Reigning Champ: Performance Streetwear Apparel

Seen on the feet of leisurely joggers and marathon runners alike, Asics is one of the first names that comes to mind when you hear running. They’ve established themselves as leaders in running apparel and intuitively designed running shoes. Vancouver-born Reigning Champ has been around for over a decade and in that time they’ve managed … Read more ›

. A Brand for All Seasons: Canada Goose Spring 2020 Collection. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on A Brand for All Seasons: Canada Goose Spring 2020 Collection

A Brand for All Seasons: Canada Goose Spring 2020 Collection

No doubt you’ve seen the familiar red, white and blue patch on the arms of parkas, jackets, and bombers throughout winter. Canada Goose has become synonymous with our Canadian winters, but they’ve got plenty to offer during transitional seasons. Waterproof rain ponchos, lightweight down hoodies, stylish windbreakers and a special collaboration with Polar Bear International—here’s … Read more ›

Backpacks, Canadian brand, Handbags, Matt & Nat, PETA, vegan, Wallets. It’s in the Bag: Matt & Nat Spring-Summer 2020 Collection. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on It’s in the Bag: Matt & Nat Spring-Summer 2020 Collection

It’s in the Bag: Matt & Nat Spring-Summer 2020 Collection

The new Matt & Nat collection for spring-summer 2020 is a wide array of bags manufactured true to their cruelty-free promise, using vegan leather and PETA-approved materials. Backpacks, wallets, crossbody bags and an exciting palette make this one of our favourite sustainable brand collections we’ve seen. The Canadian brand is committed to producing ethically-responsible bags … Read more ›

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The Future is in Warm Hands: Heated Gloves Buying Guide

When deep cold strikes your regular gloves or mittens might not cut it against the freeze. Extremities get numb and nothing is worse than cold hands and cold fingers, especially out on the ski slopes or scaling an icy mountain. Fortunately in the never-ending world of innovative outdoor products, there are electric heated gloves – … Read more ›

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10 Best Swimsuits for Travelling in 2020

It’s that time of year where everyone is fed up of clearing the snow from their driveway. Tired of maneuvering through snow and ice to get to work. In other words, it’s that time of year when cabin fever sets in and we’re all itching to get somewhere tropical, where we can swap the cold … Read more ›

. Choosing the Best Ski Goggles in 2020. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on Choosing the Best Ski Goggles in 2020

Choosing the Best Ski Goggles in 2020

I’ve been at the skiing game for a long time, and when I took a group of novice friends for a trip to the mountain, it gave me a whole new perspective on things.  Most of my friends were equipped pretty basically—but in some cases pretty poorly. Despite blue skies and fresh powder, equipment problems … Read more ›

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8 Best Winter Running Jackets

For some, the falling snow and blistering winds mean it’s time to hang up their running shoes for the season. It’s time to switch gears, literally, to skis, snowboards, snowshoes and whatever else they might enjoy doing on snow and ice. For those who like to stick to their favourite activities all year round we’ve … Read more ›

. Of Sligo: an Irishman’s Trip to the West Coast of Ireland. Posted on Categories Uncategorized2 Comments on Of Sligo: an Irishman’s Trip to the West Coast of Ireland

Of Sligo: an Irishman’s Trip to the West Coast of Ireland

The multi-lane motorways fade to country roads the farther you get away from Dublin. Crossing the country from the calm, black waters of the Irish Sea on the east coast to the roaring Atlantic Ocean on the west coast only takes 2 ½ hours or a short 180km drive. Ireland is a postage stamp of … Read more ›

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Review: SPY Bravo Colorblock Goggles

On the mountain the weather can change very quickly, so you always need to be ready. Having a checklist of what to bring skiing is important, and packing all the essentials will ensure you’re prepared. Whether you’re carving the slopes on a sunny afternoon, or exploring the backcountry on an overcast morning, visibility is key. … Read more ›

Brixton, Fjällräven, GSI outdoors, Nixon, Smartwool, Snow Peak, Sorel, Therm-a-Rest, Ucon Acrobatics. Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2020. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Gift GuidesTags , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2020

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2020

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner which means love is growing in the air. Pink, red and white hues add a festive touch to shop windows and romantic deals for two are popping up everywhere you look. Looking for that perfect gift for your special someone? Whether your partner is a chic and sophisticated urban … Read more ›