Planning a winter vacation? Have your home checked while you travel
Ah, our lovely Canadian winters. There’s nothing nicer than being inside on a cold Vancouver day, drinking something warm by a fire after a day of skiing, snowshoeing or a walk on the beach. And then it gets old. The grey, the cold, the dark mornings. At some stage during the winter, many Vancouverites flock […]read more
Fare finding tips for winter holidays
Not all of us have huge budgets to throw at our winter holidays and even if we do, it makes sense to be smart about it and get savings where we can. Here are some fare finding tips to keep in mind when searching online. Google Flights and Kayak are great places to start but […]read more
Get 2014 Big Plans Done Early
It’s already 2014, Vancouver, and I bet you have all sorts of plans for this year. You’ll be working, learning, playing, laughing, crying; everything that’s part of being alive. And many of you will be travelling as well. It may be a long trip to France in the summer or maybe just a weekend up at […]read more
Helping Your Loved Ones Over the Holidays
It’s an unfortunate irony that while the time leading up to the holidays is often the time when people most want the company of their loved ones, it’s also often the time when loved ones are too busy getting everything ready. There are vacations to plan, presents to buy, banquets to cook, and, of course, […]read more
Taking a Trip? Let us help!
Leaving the cold and rain behind to go find some sunshine? Lucky you! Let us help you get ready for your trip. Here are some ways we can make your departure and return a little easier. • Assistance with packing. We can help you and your family get packed up with all of the appropriate […]read more
Life is about to get crazy!
So the kids go back to school next week, we all know what that means; life is going to get crazy again! From early morning basketball, to tutoring to hockey practice, you are going to be one very busy family. On top of that, we all know how much stress this time of year […]read more
The New Camping-Glamping!
We’ve come a long way from pitching a small tent and lighting a tiny fire in the middle of the wilderness! There are all different styles of ‘camping’ from backpacking, to RV-ing, to staying at the Hilton. (Some people call that camping, believe it or not!) Although backpacking and staying in an RV are at […]read more
Make Camping a Stress-Free Trip!
Camping this summer? Make it a stress-free trip! If anyone has ever been camping before, you know there’s a lot of preparation that goes into packing, organizing and making sure the essential supplies are put together. Ever packed up the car and gotten an hour down the road and realized that you forgot bug spray […]read more
There’s No Place Like Home!
When we make plans to take a much needed vacation, or have to jet away on a business trip, the hardest part can be making arrangements for our beloved pets. Pet hotels and kennels can be expensive, you still have to drop them off and they aren’t as comfortable as they would be safe at […]read more
Coming Home to a Fully Stocked Fridge
Ever gone away for a week and come back to realize you have no groceries, it’s late at night and you are too exhausted to make the trek to the store? We can help! Planning a vacation or business trip is stressful enough. Let us take on the home front, and make sure everything is […]read more