. PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience

PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience

Saturday morning, I packed up my road bike and hit the road early for Mont Tremblant. It is PEPPERMINT Bikefest this weekend, and I get the chance to participate in the fun alongside many other like-minded women. This event is a cycling event dedicated to bringing women together through the sport of cycling initiated by … Read the article

RAINS. RAINS: Modern and Comfortable Rainwear. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on RAINS: Modern and Comfortable Rainwear

RAINS: Modern and Comfortable Rainwear

Spontaneous spring showers can be a nuisance, but with a stylish raincoat that is comfortable to boot, you can welcome spring showers with open arms. Rains recognizes the need for comfortable rainwear and offers a collection of products that successfully blend fashion and function. It is a brand dedicated to providing rainwear and accessories that … Read the article

Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, Tents, The North Face. The Best 3-Season Tents of 2019. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Best 3-Season Tents of 2019

The Best 3-Season Tents of 2019

Camping season is upon us and so is the yearly tent search. With so many tents on the market to choose from, it can be an extremely difficult task to settle on just one. If your camping outings take you no farther than a few meters from the car, any tent, large or small will be … Read the article

Biking & Cycling. Hit the Trails & Road in Our Newest Cycling Brands this Season. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Hit the Trails & Road in Our Newest Cycling Brands this Season

Hit the Trails & Road in Our Newest Cycling Brands this Season

While it may have been a slow start in some parts of the world, the sun is beginning to shine, and spring is finally here. If you’re a cycling enthusiast, the sign of spring is a heaven send and those extra hours of light are a doorway to endless two-wheeled adventures. There’s nothing better than … Read the article

Camping, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, NEMO Equipment, Sleeping Bags, The North Face. Top 5 Sleeping Bags of 2019. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Sleeping Bags of 2019

Top 5 Sleeping Bags of 2019

The magic of camping comes mainly from the joy of waking up in the mornings, at the edge of a calm lake or looking as far as the horizon will go from the peaks of a mountain top. To truly appreciate the view, however, it is necessary to have the required energy. Even in the forest … Read the article

Aigle, Bogs, Hunter. How to Choose the Best Rain Boots. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , Leave a comment on How to Choose the Best Rain Boots

How to Choose the Best Rain Boots

There’s nothing more unpleasant than starting your morning by stepping in a puddle and spending the rest of the day wet feet. Regardless of the season, avoid the discomfort of a day with soggy, wet feet and invest in a pair of rain boots. Whether you’re beating the spring or fall days of drizzle or navigating … Read the article

Arc’teryx, Barbour, RAINS, The North Face. Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Women

Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Women

Brave the wet spring weather without hesitation this season and gear up with a reliable wet weather ensemble. Find the perfect pair of rain boots and pair them with a stylish yet functional raincoat and you’ll surely be ready for any urban adventure rain or shine. This season, flaunt your spring chic in one of … Read the article

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Altitude Sports X Garneau Cycling Kit: The 2019 Edition Has Arrived

Get your bike ready, the latest Altitude Sports X Garneau collaboration has finally arrived! Every year since 2015, Altitude Sports and Garneau have teamed up to create an exclusive collection of cycling apparel and accessories that combines style and performance. The years go by and cycling apparel looks alike… except when it comes to the … Read the article

Biolite, Camping, Jetboil, MSR, optimus, winter camping. How to Choose a Stove For Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Choose a Stove For Camping

How to Choose a Stove For Camping

Breakfast, lunch, dinner… whatever the meal, it is possible to cook as a chef on excursions away from civilization. When it comes to cooking meals in the heart of nature, having a stove adapted to your tastes and needs makes all the difference. There are, however, many types and it can be difficult to find the perfect … Read the article

Arc’teryx, Columbia, hydro flask, Lolë, Mackage, Matt & Nat, Nixon, Pendleton, Pixie Mood, Ray-Ban, Shinola, Suunto, The North Face. Mother’s Day Gift Guide. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is not so far away which means it’s time to start the search for the perfect gift to bring tears of joy to the wonderful woman who has watched your grow over the years. While we should celebrate our mothers every day of the year, this special day is just for them; an … Read the article

Osprey. Behind the Seams: A Closer Look at Osprey’s Concept to Commercialization Process. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Behind the Seams: A Closer Look at Osprey’s Concept to Commercialization Process

Behind the Seams: A Closer Look at Osprey’s Concept to Commercialization Process

Last October I had the pleasure of visiting Osprey’s Vietnam headquarters and two of their nearby factories. While I was there to learn about Osprey and their products, I was also lucky enough to immerse myself into Vietnamese culture and get a taste of life as an Osprey employee. It was delightful to meet the … Read the article

. Discovering Osprey’s Commitment to Design in Vietnam. Posted on Categories Uncategorized4 Comments on Discovering Osprey’s Commitment to Design in Vietnam

Discovering Osprey’s Commitment to Design in Vietnam

Stepping out of Ho Chi Minh airport is a shock of heat compared to autumn in Montreal. It wasn’t my first time in Asia, and the feeling of jet lag combined with a sticky hug of equatorial humidity brought back immediate memories. We were greeted warmly by the North American Osprey team who had arrived … Read the article