The North Face. 90’s Retro Performance: The North Face Extreme Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·City·UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on 90’s Retro Performance: The North Face Extreme Collection

90’s Retro Performance: The North Face Extreme Collection

We wouldn’t be surprised if The North Face dug up their latest collection from a time capsule they buried deep underground back in the 90’s. Either that or they’ve found a way to time travel. Whether they’re releasing futuristic new waterproof membranes like FUTURELIGHT or going retro with the Nuptse, they’re travelling through space and time … 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 ›

. 8 Best Winter Running Jackets. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on 8 Best Winter Running Jackets

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 ›

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 ›

. Ethically Made & Sustainable Winter Jackets. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on Ethically Made & Sustainable Winter Jackets

Ethically Made & Sustainable Winter Jackets

There’s nothing like taking a hike through snow-covered forests and icy landscapes. Braving the cool morning air, or enjoying the sunset views from on top of a mountain. For those living in the city, heading up to the chalet and spending a weekend amongst the wildlife can be re-energizing. With growing concerns about the environment, … Read more ›

. The Best Snowboarding Jackets 2020. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on The Best Snowboarding Jackets 2020

The Best Snowboarding Jackets 2020

The real ones know it’s true: snowboarding has nothing to do with skiing. Yes, there are some similarities, and maybe going down on two slabs isn’t very different from going down on one, but in a much larger sense, snowboarding and skiing have as much in common as Brits and Canadians—very little. Even though they serve … Read more ›

Barbour, Black Diamond, Buff, Canada Goose, Coal, dale of norway, Hestra, Icebreaker, Mackage, Patagonia, Quartz Co., Smartwool, The North Face, Wigwam, Winter. What to Wear Outdoor Skating this Winter. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Outdoors·UncategorizedTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on What to Wear Outdoor Skating this Winter

What to Wear Outdoor Skating this Winter

Whether it’s heading up north for some skiing, heading to the woods for some snowshoeing, or in this case, lacing up and taking a few laps on the nearest frozen pond, staying warm, stylish, and cozy is essential. Here’s our guide on what to wear outdoor skating in Canada this winter. Outdoor Skating Essentials Whatever … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Reviewed: Hyperia Lite Jacket by Icebreaker. Posted on Categories UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on Reviewed: Hyperia Lite Jacket by Icebreaker

Reviewed: Hyperia Lite Jacket by Icebreaker

Every time I pack for a ski expedition up north or a beach trip down south, I always end up thinking that I should invent a warm, lightweight technical jacket that can fit snugly in my bag while I’m on my way to my destination. I’ve finally found this jacket and it’s made my life … Read more ›

. La Canadienne: Warm and Stylish Boots for Montreal Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·City·UncategorizedLeave a comment on La Canadienne: Warm and Stylish Boots for Montreal Winters

La Canadienne: Warm and Stylish Boots for Montreal Winters

Born in Montreal, Canada’s fashion capital, La Canadienne pays tribute to its origins with its range of stylish winter boots. Elegant, sophisticated and most importantly warm, their selection has enough to please every woman’s taste. Discover some of our favourite boots to get you through winter in style. Elegant High Boots Nothing compliments a dress, … Read more ›

. Filson Alaskan Guide Shirt Reviewed. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on Filson Alaskan Guide Shirt Reviewed

Filson Alaskan Guide Shirt Reviewed

Established in 1897 and headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Filson is the leading outfitter and manufacturer of unfailing goods for outdoor enthusiasts. They have a reputation for being reliable and hard-wearing, a favourite among those who would rather be outdoors, and the same is true for  Filson flannel shirts. I have a few Filson shirts now, and … Read more ›

Rab. In The Mountains With Rab: Technical Clothing For Extreme Conditions. Posted on Categories Apparel·Outdoors·UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on In The Mountains With Rab: Technical Clothing For Extreme Conditions

In The Mountains With Rab: Technical Clothing For Extreme Conditions

Buenos Aires, 1973. Rab Carrington, the Scottish climber and mountaineer is preparing to head out for the mountains of Patagonia when he finds out that his equipment got lost in transit. Knowing that he couldn’t venture into the great outdoors without his gear, he learned how to make his own sleeping bags. Rab was born … Read more ›