summer | Tales of a Ranting Ginger - Part 2

Top 6 Fun and Low Budget Activities for Kids that Will Save Summer

If you are a parent, you have most likely already heard the infamous “I’m bored” from your children this summer.  It may have come out of their mouths on the first day of summer vacation or if you were lucky, you didn’t hear that phrase until the second week or so. While you will hearContinue Reading …

Escape the City this Summer and Head to Sun Peaks Resort #SunPeaks360

When you think of British Columbia mountains, you most likely think of snow. Yes they are great for the winter sports and family getaways, but did you know there are lots to do in the summer as well? I recently headed off to Sun Peaks Resort just outside of Kamloops British Columbia with three ofContinue Reading …

The Great Balancing Act #ChurchandDwight

Oh, summer, how I missed you. After a long winter, there’s nothing I’m craving more than the hot sun and patio weather. What I don’t miss are the pesky issues “down there” that also come with soaking up the sun. Yes, you read that right. For many women, the warmer temperature brings an increased riskContinue Reading …

WIN with State Farm® Canada and Telematics #BeABetterDriver

I am in the midst of teaching my third child to drive. He is 17 and goes for his road test next week. He has been wanting to go for a while, but life put some obstacles in the way and caused a delay. He is the third child I had as well as theContinue Reading …

Turkey Makes Summer Grilling Easy! #BBQwithTurkey Giveaway

I am so happy summer is finally here! I love the lazy days of summer and the relaxed, no stress family time. We have some family travel planned, but for the most part we are staying around home. After all, this is the summer to hang out in Canada, so many fun celebrations happening here.Continue Reading …

60 Amazing things to do in Antigua and Barbuda this Summer

Still working on your summer plans? Maybe a tropical vacation is in the cards for you this year? Antigua and Barbuda is boastful of its 365 beaches – one for each day of the year, but the twin island nation offers so much more than enticing shorelines. This month, they highlight upcoming summer celebrations including 60 yearsContinue Reading …

Get Summer Ready with Schick Intuition #SchickAmbassador #ad

This post has been brought to you by Schick Intuition, as always all opinions are my own. When it comes to summer, there are only a few things I need in my beauty bag. Moisturizer, a good razor, sunscreen and lip gloss. These along with my sun hat, sandals and sunglasses and I am set.Continue Reading …

Make Cuba Your Next Family Destination

School is almost out for the summer and with that comes the worry for parents about what to do with the kids to keep them busy—and preferably off their screens.  For a vacation that offers an outside the box experience in terms of entertainment, a family trip to Cuba will have parents and children playingContinue Reading …