Author Archives: Skyleigh McCallum

BC & Alberta Mini Vacations: 6 winter weekend getaways for all budgets!

Are you like me and seriously ready for a weekend getaway this winter and searching for BC or Alberta mini vacation spots? Our Reasons for Booking a BC or Alberta Mini Vacation Cody and I decided to not give physical gifts this Christmas and instead chose to plan a trip for the two of us […]

The Goal Setting Method that Turns Your Dreams Into Reality

young child sits on the ledge of the couch with feet kicking off having fun

After learning how to implement goal setting effectively, I’ve been able to hit some incredible milestones in my life and in my career. Just recently, I was able to bring on my assistant full-time. Previously, this was just a dream of mine. But I set the goal, executed the strategy that’s been proven to work […]

Benefits to Using a REALTOR® vs Going At It Alone

front door view of a cute white dream house with a Canadian flag off to the side

Are you buying or selling a home and considering the benefits of using a Realtor? The truth is that real estate transactions can be stressful, and having a professional Realtor to guide you through the process comes with some great advantages.  Pros and Cons of Using a Realtor Are there pros and cons of using […]

6 Best Local Kamloops Stores for Gifts and Decor

Skyleigh McCallum Realtor shopping in one of the most popular local Kamloops stores: Far + Wide.

If there are two things I absolutely LOVE (besides my famjam and Kamloops real estate), they’ve got to be supporting local Kamloops stores and finding fun new items for my home!  Supporting local shops and restaurants in Kamloops has always been important to me. Not only do these small businesses need us now more than […]

5 Indoor Plant Care Tips for Houseplant Lovers

Kamloops Realtor Skyleigh McCallum holds a embroidered sign that says 'crazy plant lady' inside local store far and wide.

Anyone who knows me knows that I love houseplants! I learned many of my indoor plant care lessons the hard way, so I figured that I would share my top tips with you (so that you don’t have to!). Nobody wants to lose a beloved plant! When my partner, Cody and I first moved in […]

10 Must-Try Kamloops Restaurants

Kamloops REALTOR Skyleigh McCallum holding her daughter in front of Peter's Pasta, one of her favourite Kamloops restaurants.

Narrowing down this list of amazing Kamloops restaurants wasn’t easy, but I stand by my choices! Seriously though. One of the many reasons why people love living in Kamloops is because there are so many tasty spots to grab a bite! From breakfast to dessert, from lunch on-the-go to date night, there’s a perfect Kamloops […]

5 Bathroom Floor Tiling Mistakes to Avoid

Thinking of taking on a DIY bathroom floor tiling project? We did, and I’m so glad!  While we’ve done a few different home renovation projects now (check out the cool faux brick, German schmear whitewash wall we built), this was our first floor tiling project. We are really excited about how it turned out! That […]