Miranda Post

Author Bio:

Miranda Post is a PR gal by day and a writer/connector/crafter and mom the rest of her time. No matter the destination, you can find Miranda exploring the nearest farmers' market, thrift store and coffee shop. When she's not writing, Miranda loves to explore the trails and beaches of Haida Gwaii with her tsunami of a son. She’s written for the Canadian Press, Vancouver Sun, Dazed and Confused, Comox Valley Record, Avenue Edmonton, Lululemon, Inside Vancouver and Vancouver Homes & Living. She blogs her about great jobs, travel and life at www.anchorsandproteas.com. Follow her on Twitter or Instagram.

Website: http://www.anchorsandproteas.com

Posts by Miranda Post:

North of Joshua Tree: The Weird, Wild and Wonderful

Posted on: April 12, 2019

“… And the desert has strange art. The art is outside! And there are cacti all around!” It is a sunny February day, a sharp desert wind blows and I’m sitting on a rusty fold up chair watching my five-year-old ‘perform’ on a star-spangled stage in an outdoor exhibit made
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New Year, New Trips – Travellers Share Their Family Travel Tips for 2019

Posted on: January 2, 2019

January – that time of year when we take time to look back, plan ahead and maybe even change some of our well-worn travel habits. Whether planning a trip to explore the Sea of Cortez or swoon over a pair of deeply-in-love relatives in the Grand Canyon, 2019 holds a
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Sip or Ski, Glide or Grub, Rossland, BC is a Holiday Gem in the Kootenays

Posted on: March 12, 2018

Standing at a bar, snow pants on, hair dishevelled, goggles icy, I’m waiting for a strong beverage and grinning from toque-covered ear to toque-covered ear. My friend and I have spent the day carving our way through fluffy powder, giggling at the shin-deep snow and wahoo-ing through puffy tumbles downhill.
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Bucketfuls of Family Fun on Haida Gwaii

Posted on: January 13, 2017

If you’re hoping to cross a global travel bucket list item off your list in 2017, Haida Gwaii (formerly known as the Queen Charlotte Islands) is the place to go. Located about 110 kilometres west off the North Coast of British Columbia, Haida Gwaii is a misty archipelago that is
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Travel Smarter: Luggage Care, Packing Hacks and Jet Lag Cures from the Pros

Posted on: December 19, 2016

It’s that time of year. Business travel becomes hectic. Family holidays loom. A Mama’s weekend away is a must have. Whether you’re a boss lady biz traveler or young family looking to cross an ocean, there are a myriad of ways to travel smarter. Recently I was looking for some travel
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Luxe or Budget, a Mom’s Weekend Away in Vancouver Is the Perfect Recharge!

Posted on: November 21, 2016

  In the hamster wheel of life, sometimes it’s necessary to fly off the edge of the ever-turning wheel, disrupt the cycle of sleep, parent, eat, work, parent, clean, repeat. Even better if you land in some big, soft beds with wine, scrumptious food and your best gals within very
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Chill, Play, Eat, Repeat: A Quintessential Jasper Winter Weekend 

Posted on: January 8, 2016

The moment we enter the our cozy, conifer-hugged cottage our toddler goes crazy. He inspects every cranny of the one room cabin, climbs on every chair and touches every button. As we settle into our weekend abode, kiddo can’t believe his luck: there’s a window at the kitchen table with a
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17,000 kms + 63 days + a family of 5 = Road trip tips from author Michael A. Palmer

Posted on: August 26, 2015

As the days begin to get shorter and the evenings have a bit more bite, road trip season winds down as well. If you’re planning one last big family road trip before the snow flies (blasphemy to talk about it this early, I know), then read on for some great
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