Backpacks

Top Fashion Accessories For Back-To-School

Posted 08.12.2013 | Canada Living

Going back to school is always a drag, but at least it gives kids an excuse to hit the mall (with parents in tow) and score some stylish back-to-schoo...

Do Women Have a Purse Gene?

Heather Korol | Posted 04.12.2013 | Canada Style
Heather Korol

Have you seen my purse? It can house a small animal, a bucket of make-up, an e-reader, a lunch packed in Tupperware, an iPhone, mints, credit cards, travel coffee mug, keys, Scotch tape, small scissors and, of course, an extra pair of shoes. Have I learned to be this way? Nature vs. nurture, which is it?

SavvyMom Roundup: Stop and Scan Holiday Shopping Is Here

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 01.10.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

It's safe to say that the virtual pop-up store is the latest and greatest. It's no wonder that with the holidays approaching Mattel and Walmart have come together to launch the first one for commuters in Toronto. The virtual toy store will run for four weeks and will provide the ultimate ease in shopping by providing images of toys and a UPC code to scan for purchase. Then the commuter/shopper goes home and waits for the delivery.

Three Savvy Picks for Back to School

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 10.20.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

We're not saying summer's over, but we are saying it's time to start thinking about getting ready for school days again. We've rounded up all the best in backpacks, lunch bags, water bottles and other school essentials that moms and kids will love in our three picks for back to school.

SavvyMom Roundup: Olympics, Snacks and Celebrity Obsessions

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 10.19.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

I'll begin with some final words on the Olympics. I'm sorry they are over. I miss them already. I loved watching the athleticism and courage of the amazing athletes from all over the world. I loved judging their behaviour (to cry or not to cry) when I was in no position to do so and I loved reading the commentary from other media channels.

Quick Study: What Should My Kids Keep In Their Backpacks?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Living

Just because kids will be starting a full course load in a few weeks, it doesn't mean they should be carrying it all in their backpacks. As back-t...