Health & Wellness

5 Cold Weather Tips for Pets in Vancouver

January is one of the coldest months in Vancouver.  As we bundle up with jackets, scarves and gloves to keep warm, pets like my Teddy Bear need winter weather protection, too!  Even …

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Three Winter Beauty Gift-Set Ideas from Spa Boutique & Principessa Giveaway

When it comes to gift-giving during the holidays, I love looking at gift-sets because they usually consist of popular products bundled together at a great price!  Spa Boutique in Kitsilano …

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Nibz Bandanas – locally made in Whistler, BC

  by Alicia Woodside, Modern Mix Vancouver Fitness Writer Growing up, I was a wimpy skier, as my body didn’t adjust well to cold temperatures. Even now, I still feared those …

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City & Slope Festival (Feb 9 to 12, 2012)

By Alicia Woodside, Modern Mix Vancouver Fitness Writer Do you miss that epic party, also referred to as the Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games’ Cultural Olympiad? Wether you soaked in …

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Glerups – Felted Wool Slippers

Glerups slippers are made naturally from felted wool and an all-natural leather sole. Now available in Canada, Glerups are an awesome pair of premium slippers to keep your feet warm in the winter – especially if you have hardwood floors like me!

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Grouse Mountain Snowshoe Grind

By Alicia Woodside, Modern Mix Vancouver Fitness Writer During winter, what do you to replace Vancouver’s Grouse Grind?  While the winter might bar you from your favourite trail, it enables …