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Five tips for maximizing your AIR MILES
Five tips for maximizing your AIR MILES
Five tips for maximizing your AIR MILES

Five Tips for Maximizing your AIR MILES

The weather becomes crisp and you’ve finally finished filling out mounds of paperwork for kids’ activities and school. Photos are done, pumpkins composted and you sit down for a steaming cup of orange pekoe when it hits –...
 
Travel
 
Covert Farms Osoyoos
Covert Farms Osoyoos
Covert Farms Osoyoos

Covert Farms, Osoyoos

Gene Covert is a pretty cool guy. But he has to be. His mother is still a pilot, and the 1952 Mercury truck that she decided to learn how to rebuild is still the touring vehicle for the farm. Not only does the farm started by h...
 
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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...

 
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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...
 
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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...