Car Shopping Made Easy with #GFGuidetoCarShopping

GirlsOnTheGo-Tile_1200x900

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been a girl who absolutely loves cars. I think I can put the blame on my father, who would take me to various car dealerships to look at cars and pick up fancy brochures that we’d pore over at home. But while my dad would be more into the specifications of a car, I was always more into the details and features – leather seats, sports packages, chrome details, moon roofs, and upgraded tires were my focus.

My husband and I have been together for 13 years now (what?!), and bought and sold over six vehicles in that time (double what?!). I’ve become a pro at looking for vehicles on Autotrader, however I still have questions about the reliability of a vehicle and which specifications I should be focused on – V6 or V8? AWD or FWD? It can get tricky to make the right decision!

Read More

Spanish-Style Sausage & Prawn Paella #SeedsofChangeCA

I have no time to cook. This is not an excuse or an understatement. During the week we survive on take-out, eating out, or frozen meals, but on the weekends I force myself to cook. In all honesty, I LOVE to cook, and creating a meal for the family that every last one of them…

Read More

How to Help Your Kids Declutter Their Toys

Do you ever look around your house and think – Where did all this STUFF come from? It happens to the best of us. It happens to the ‘us’ that strive for minimalism in their daily life. It happens to mostly all of us. Especially when there are kids added to the equation. I’m fairly diligent…

Read More

Summer Road Trip Essentials Giveaway

I have fond memories of summer road trips with my family when I was growing up. Every summer, we would pack up our station wagon and go! We would camp in northern Ontario, drive as far east as we could get to the very tip of Cape Breton Island, explore the Anne of Green Gables…

Read More

Branding Your Business 101

Hey Small Business Owners and Creative Entrepreneurs! When it comes to branding your business what do you think of? Do you think of your font choices, colour palettes, and logos? Do you daydream about business cards, websites, and chic packaging for your products? That’s great! But when it comes to truly branding your business, you’re…

Read More

Ford Escape Kale Gate Party #EscapeAndDiscover

No matter the weather, kids in the Pacific Northwest are ready to have fun outside! Rain jackets, rubber boots, and even waterproof one-piece suits come into action here in Vancouver, where the weather is anything but predictable! I took my kids up to Grouse Mountain to check out the Ford Explorer Kale Gate festivities (like…

Read More

A Tween’s First Shopping Trip

I took my tween daughter on her first shopping trip and she absolutely loved it! For so long, I avoided taking a trip to the mall and instead, I was an avid online shopper. But when online purchases arrived and weren’t the perfect fit, it became a bother. My daughter was growing up and she…

Read More