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Family Travel |November Vacation Deals

The temperature is starting to drop and the air … [Continue Reading]

November Family Travel Deals

Why Osoyoos is O-Awesome

Sitting in a pocket desert in the interior of BC, … [Continue Reading]

Wine Food and Fun in Osoyoos BC

Making the Most of 3 Days in Ireland

I went a little crazy recently and decided it … [Continue Reading]

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Halloween Traditions around the World

Judge me if you want, but I thought the movie Mean … [Continue Reading]

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3 Reasons to stay at Walnut Beach Resort in Osoyoos

While chatting with a friend at hockey about our … [Continue Reading]

Walnut Beach Resort Beachside

Family Travel |November Vacation Deals

November Family Travel Deals

The temperature is starting to drop and the air begins to get cool and crisp. I find that November is generally a time for planning. Planning for winter and snow to hit so we are prepared. We’re getting the car ready and outfitted with snow tires if need be. We’re digging out the snow suits, […]

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Why Osoyoos is O-Awesome

Wine Food and Fun in Osoyoos BC

Sitting in a pocket desert in the interior of BC, Lake Osoyoos may be the lowest topographical point in Canada but it’s tops when it comes to recreation. Warm, welcoming and wonderful, the town of Osoyoos, and the whole southern Okanagan valley is a destination on par with any beach town only a lot closer […]

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Making the Most of 3 Days in Ireland

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I went a little crazy recently and decided it would be fun to go to Ireland. For three days. While some friends and co-workers thought I was nuts, I’m sure it says something that my family encouraged me. So I went. And you know what? Three days in Ireland was totally worth it. Sites in Walking-distance […]

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Halloween Traditions around the World

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Judge me if you want, but I thought the movie Mean Girls was hilarious, a position strenuously opposed in my house. One of the parts I often cite (as in “haha, remember the part when…”) is the disbelief protagonist Cady expresses at the Hallloween costumes of her fellow high school girls; basically “lingerie with animal […]

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3 Reasons to stay at Walnut Beach Resort in Osoyoos

Walnut Beach Resort Beachside

While chatting with a friend at hockey about our recent trip to Osoyoos she asked “Did you stay at the place that everyone loves to stay at when they go to Osoyoos?” The answer was a definite yes; we stayed at Walnut Beach Resort. And there’s a very good reason that it’s so well regarded. […]

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Telus Joins Forces with We Day to Empower Youth in the Community

Telus for We Day

The We Day initiative is sweeping the nation and Telus is pleased to be entering the third year as a major sponsor to keep the momentum going. For those not in the know, We Day is an inspiring series of events brought to you by  Free the Children where various world-renowned speakers gather to celebrate and […]

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Kid-Friendly Quebec City

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When my kids were small, I used to eagerly anticipate opportunities to head out on a solo vacation. A hotel room to myself, room service, exploring a city on my own terms – all without worrying about where I could buy kid-friendly snacks or change a diaper. Dreamy, right? Now that my kids are older, […]

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2014 Gerber Lil’ Stars Photo Contest

Gerber Baby Photo Contest

Your baby is cute, right? Of course he or she is — now’s your chance to show the world just how adorable your little nugget is. Gerber Canada is holding its 2014 Gerber Star contests and they’re asking parents, family, and friends of cute babies from across the country to submit photos and brag up […]

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It’s a Kid’s Life at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui {Giveaway}

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Be sure to read to the end and enter to win our giveaway for a 3 night stay at the Grand Wailea! Decisions, decisions. My four-year old daughter was bent over a tray of sparkly rings, trying to choose the prettiest one. We stopped at the Grand Jewels of Wailea, located in our hotel, simply […]

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Jasper Dark Sky Festival 2014

Jasper Dark Sky Festival

The stars are coming out for the 4th annual Dark Sky Festival! The festival, held this year from October 17- 26th, celebrates the designation of Jasper National Park as the second largest Dark Sky Preserve in the world. (FYI: the largest is also a Canadian National Park:Wood Buffalo, which straddles Alberta and the North West […]

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