I had wanted to see the Granite State ever since, as a nerdy third grader, I memorized all of the state capitals, (it's Concord by the way). So I headed for the White Mountains, where Mount Washington, the tallest mountain in the East, towers over the Presidential Range. Having been wowed, it's time to start spreading the news.
I have to admit that along with other non-race fans, it was more of an annoyance than a great day out. But St. Pete's changed all that. I was on holiday with my kids, and in a gorgeous place for a car race. And to top it all off, a Canadian racer we hadn't known at the time, James Hinchcliffe, ended up the winner.
07/13/2013 09:45 EDT
Staying sane during a Canadian winter requires one thing, and one thing only: escape. Some call it March Break, my girlfriend and I call it March Breaking Point - when the cycle of work, chauffeuring...
03/13/2013 12:03 EDT
Real estate ads and television shows sell us the dream of home ownership every day. We see the moment when first-time home buyers walk into their perfect home. They gasp as the real estate agent drama...
02/26/2013 01:55 EST
"Are they ready for us, Mom?" asked my 10 year-old daughter Maya, 'they' being the glamorous residents of Hollywood. We had just landed at LAX, about to embark on a tour of Los Angeles during awards s...
02/22/2013 05:29 EST
It's the eternal question: if you want to secure your financial future, how should you go about it? Should you save or should you invest? Well, the type of cushion you want to create depends largely o...
02/11/2013 12:42 EST
Does the word “retirement” scare you? Is it a far-off goal or just around the corner? No matter where you are in your career path, you should be thinking about retirement, because it's really about re...
01/17/2013 10:50 EST
With summer holidays in full swing, we thought it was time to round up some of our favourite travel gear. While style was important, so too was functionality: these items are both useful and classic staples no world traveller should be without. From our favourite refillable water bottle to stylish sandals built to take on tough terrain while aligning the feet and providing comfort, you'll want these as you explore the world this summer.
07/23/2012 01:03 EDT
The last thing anyone wants to do on vacation is work. Whether it's discovering the local area with a personalized trail guide, selecting the ideal microbrew for your afternoon quaff or choosing a scented pillow for a quality snooze, these hot spots will ensure your visit is no work, all play!
06/08/2012 05:11 EDT
Like a Michael Jackson dance step, classic Europe never goes out of style-but it does get more crowded. No wonder the locals leave Paris and London during the summer! Here, we spill the beans on some...
04/20/2012 10:14 EDT
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