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Contests
 
5 Tips for A Fabulous Family Road Trip Infographic from Urban Mommies
5 Tips for A Fabulous Family Road Trip Infographic from Urban Mommies
5 Tips for A Fabulous Family Road Trip Infographic from Urban Mommies

5 Tips For A Fabulous Family Road Trip (With Giveaway)

When I was a child, our summer vacations were usually a three hour journey from our front door to the door of where we were staying. Most of the time we journeyed to our vacation destination via car and ferry. My sister and I l...
 
Kids
 
Camp Must Haves
Camp Must Haves
Camp Must Haves

Camp Must-Haves

Going to camp is an exciting summer activity for kids. Meeting new people, learning new games and going on adventures are some camp memories that are never forgotten. We have compiled a list of camp must-haves that will make yo...
 
For Moms
 
Walmart Mom of the Year
Walmart Mom of the Year
Walmart Mom of the Year

Walmart May Have just Ended the Mommy Wars

It’s hard to classify anyone as ‘Mom of the Year’. What criteria does one use? While women sling insults at each other in the name of the mommy wars, we seem to be forgetting about walking a mile in someone el...

 
Travel
 
Fairmont Palliser
Fairmont Palliser
Fairmont Palliser

The Fairmont Palliser Calgary

When you have the opportunity to travel with just one child, magic things can happen. As a huge fan of Canadian history, I chose to stay at the Fairmont Palliser on a recent mom-son trip to Calgary. Entering its 100th year, the...
 
Travel
 
Big White Resort
Big White Resort
Big White Resort

The People and the Snow at Big White Resort

Today Kelsey Serwa took Silver at the Sochi Olympics in ski snowcross, and I am willing to bet the Bullwheel at Big White Resort is packed already. Kelsey’s grandfather was a founder of Big White Ski Resort, and I canR...
 
Travel
 
Kid friendly Ski Resorts in BC
Kid friendly Ski Resorts in BC
Kid friendly Ski Resorts in BC

Kid-Friendly Ski Resorts in BC

Picking the perfect ski resort for families in British Columbia is tough – because there are so many incredible options! I am a pretty avid skier and haul the kids everywhere in order to truly test the slopes and activiti...

 
Travel
 
Nova Star Cruises
Nova Star Cruises
Nova Star Cruises

Nova Star Cruises Ferry Will Connect Nova Scotia and Maine

I remember as a little girl growing up in Halifax the annual back-to-school shopping trips to New England.  We took the ferry and it was incredibly exciting.  But then the ferry was no more.  All that has changed with a fabulou...
 
Travel
 
Windsor Arms Hotel
Windsor Arms Hotel
Windsor Arms Hotel

Windsor Arms Hotel Toronto

I’m a sucker for older, stunning architecture. So as a student at the University of Toronto I would frequent Theatrebooks on St. Thomas St. and gaze longingly at Yorkville’s Windsor Arms Hotel. Later in life I would hang ...