Family Travel on a Budget with Jennifer Coburn, Author of We’ll Always Have Paris {Giveaway}

well always have paris

Last month I had the pleasure and privilege of scoring an early copy of Jennifer Coburn's new book 'We'll Always Have Paris', and believe me when I say, it did not disappoint! In We'll Always Have Paris, Jennifer recounts the tales of travelling all over Europe with her young daughter, as well, … [Read more...]

The Glass Bottle Houses of PEI

glass bottle house

The Summer before I became pregant with my oldest, my husband and I took a two week road trip to the East Coast of Canada! It would become our last child free vacation! We traveled straight through Quebec and spent a few nights in each of New Brunswick, PEI and Nova Soctia before circling back home! … [Read more...]

Traveling Australia as a Teen

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When I was a little girl I dreamed of seeing the world, I'm not sure where the passion came from because as a family we stuck pretty close to home. We toured around to different camping sites within a short driving distance and those were our vacations. Somewhere along the line I started to connect … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Florida Sunset

Florida sunset

  Kinda wishing we were right back here! The boys keep asking to go back to Florida for March Break, I like their thinking!  … [Read more...]

Headed to France? Be aware of the Paris Gold Ring Scam

Paris gold ring scam

Last Fall my husband traveled to France for the first time on business. Never having been to the City of Love before, he was excited to take in a few of the sights. After a week full of meetings, he woke up at the crack of dawn Saturday morning to get in an early tour of the city before catching a … [Read more...]

Explore the Waterloo Region

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

Back in my twenties, I spent a lot of time in the Waterloo Region as I dated my now husband. We spent many a weekend at the bars and restaurants or spending a lazy Sunday strolling the main street in St. Jacobs. We recently received an invitation to return to the area to see what they have to offer … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Butterflies – @Conservatory_

black and blue

We took in a visit to the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory this past weekend. I'll post more details for you soon, but wanted to share some of the unique and beautiful creatures we saw on our visit!  Gorgeous right? If you get the chance to visit, take it! It's such a great place to take … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Medieval Times {Linky}


a few fun shots of our night out at Medieval Times! We had a blast!        Sadly, our yellow knight didn't win, but our family had a great time cheering him on!  Link up your Wordless Wednesday this week below! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ Lizard


These little lizards kept us entertained in Florida, they sat on our window ledge every single day when we stayed on Cocoa Beach, just sunning themselves and puffing out that neck!  Link up with me below! … [Read more...]

Melody Bay, a Parkbridge Community worth looking into!

Melody Bay collage

Just before our summer holidays came to a close, we took one last family getaway to Melody Bay in Buckhorn, Ontario. Melody Bay is one of the newest and most exclusive lakeside cottage resorts in the Kawarthas and is home to row upon row of gorgeous RV trailers. Only, the word trailer doesn't really … [Read more...]

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