Cross-Country Skiing Near Calgary: My favourite place, my dog’s, too

After a wicked good week of cross-country skiing Calgary, we headed to the edge of the mountains near the hamlet of Bragg Creek and had another glorious ski. The conditions are impeccable everywhere, in spite of the warmer afternoons that we have consistently had all week long. West Bragg was no exception. This is my […]

Cross Country Skiing Calgary: The Triple Crown

Life in Calgary is all about seizing the moment; or, at least that’s what this Calgary-transplant has learned and is now truly embracing! When there is snow and it is not toddler-tantrum-inducing cold out, you go cross country skiing in Calgary. Every. Single. Day. The Triple Crown Thus, without further adieu, I bring you the […]

Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway: Pair of Polar Stroller’s RX3 Skis

Enter for a chance to win a pair of Polar Stroller’s RX3 Skis! Or, head over to Polar Stroller‘s store and support this family business that gives back to local Calgarian initiatives such as: Mission Hope Calgary¬†(purchasing a hot meal ticket for hungry children for every set of skis they sell), Inn From the Cold, […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Winter Riding Must-Haves

In our family, we offset the consumerism by seeing Christmas as a chance to acquire useful things. Sometimes ‘useful’ and ‘comfortable’ get murky, but in our books, that’s okay when you are mostly moving your body to get around in all sorts of weather. Help your loved one make the leap into year-round active transportation […]