Vacation packing tips

Vacation packing tips Packing for travel can be tricky. You want to be comfortable during the journey and still have everything you need when you arrive at your destination, all without filling too many suitcases. Pack cunningly and you’ll be prepared for anything, and still have room in your case for souvenirs. Take a tip from the fashionistas … [Read more...]

Escaping To Sunny Orlando On Vacation

Fun activities with the kids in Orlando Some might describe it as the quintessential family holiday. A trip to Orlando has everything a child can dream off; theme parks, animals, sunshine, beaches and delicious food. But with such a stunning range of activities on offer, choosing what to do can prove a little daunting to non-affiliates. From … [Read more...]

Perfect time to Start Saving for the Summer

Perfect time to Start Saving for the Summer The winter is coming to an end (almost) and days in the sun draw near. That’s right, summer holidays are right around the corner (nearly). While expanding your belly during the winter season, now is time to expand the size of your wallet. A new year means more opportunities and fresh starts. So why not … [Read more...]

Snurfing time!

  Did you know snowboarding was almost called “snurfing?” How did such a strange name come about and why isn’t it used today?  For those answers, we have to look at the history of snowboarding, or rather, the history of snurfing. In the mid 1960s a man by the name of Sherman Poppen strapped some children’s skis together and added a front … [Read more...]

Blurb Goes Global! Exclusive 25% Off on Canadian and Australian Blurb Photo Books (sponsored post)

It was only a matter of time before the easiest and most comprehensive way to publish photographic art made its way to other countries—Canada and Australia, you are the lucky ones! Blurb, the complete publishing platform, is making its global debut, and in the process they would like to celebrate with 25% off photo books for our Australian friends … [Read more...]

6 Fragrances Your Favorite Celebrities are Wearing

Have you ever wondered what it feels to smell like your favorite celebrity? Don’t just stop there. You can actually wear a scent that Emma Watson loves or a fragrance that Ariana Grande keeps in her bag all the time. With discount colognes and fragrances from Beauty Encounter, you’ll get what celebrities are wearing without paying for the big price … [Read more...]

Vermont: Things to do

Thinking about taking a trip to Vermont this winter? Vermont things to do are vast. Here are a few things to check out if you decide to go. Obviously if you are going in the winter time, skiing would be top of the list. Skiers and snowboarders can enjoy the powdery white stuff till they are blue in the face at an amazing 17 ski resorts … [Read more...]

Istanbul For the Hungry — A Foodie’s Guide to the City’s Cuisine

Few places boast an entirely unique cuisine. Many are, at best, derivative of other, more exciting cultures. Istanbul is that other, more exciting culture, a melting pot of influences bridging two continents that have come together to give this city a flavor all of its own. Turkish cuisine is exported all around the world in the most commonly … [Read more...]

The Costa del Sol – The Perfect Family Holiday Destination

The Costa del Sol – The Perfect Family Holiday Destination The Costa del Sol in Spain is the perfect destination for a family holiday.  Here are our reasons why you should book your holiday on Spain’s sunshine coast today… It has great beaches You’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to family-friendly beaches to spend your days on … [Read more...]

La Mer Brooklyn Mix Up Wrap Watch Giveaway!! (us/can)

  Welcome to the La Mer Brooklyn Mix Up Wrap Watch Giveaway!!   Hosted by: Sponsored by: La Mer Collections How about winning this amazing watch??? You love it? I sure do! So perfect for summer! Get in there and enter now! GOOD LUCK! BarefootinBlueJeans, La Mer and a whole bunch of awesome bloggers are … [Read more...]