We just got back from a great family vacation in St. John’s, Newfoundland. We were so excited to check out such a unique part of Canada and made sure to take advantage of every minute of our vacation. To help you plan a trip to St. John’s Newfoundland with Kids, I’m sharing my itinerary as … More Traveling to St. John’s Newfoundland with Kids
It’s been a hot few weeks, and we’ve been taking FULL advantage of this amazing weather (our summer season is so short might as well right?) We spent last weekend at Mont Tremblant at the Tremblant resort. We lucked out with the weather which was great for pool and beach time. Today I’m going to … More Spending the Day at Tremblant
Happy Canada Day! It’s been a hot weekend here in Montreal, but I’ll take that over -40C any day of the week! Yesterday we took the kids to the Granby Zoo. We haven’t been with the kids before so I was excited to see the animals and watch them get excited over their favourite animals. … More Everything you need to know before you go to the Granby Zoo
I recently got back from a trip from the Bahamas. It was AMAZING! I experienced some amazing things and dove right into experiences that made me a bit nervous, but was truly grateful to have tried. Although I didn’t travel with the kids, I always thought of them and asked myself how would they like … More Bahamas with kids, Atlantis Review
In a few weeks my first born will be 4 years old! I can’t even believe how fast the time has flown. This years birthday is completely different than the others. First off, he actually knows he has a party coming up and is VERY excited! We are heading to a local play park and … More Birthday Party Planing with Mable’s Labels!
This summer we’ve decided to discover our county! I must have been inspired by the Canada 150 campaign from last year because all we’ve been talking about is visiting the east coast. The one thing EVERYONE says when we tell them we’ll be discovering Canada is that “it’s so expensive.” It’s true. Visiting our home … More Traveling with Kids on a Budget in Canada.
I’m such a fan of reading to my kids. We all know the benefits of reading, but which books should you lean towards? We discovered Julia Donaldson books about a year ago. We were gifted “The Gruffalo” and “The Gruffalo’s Child” and well our collections has grown tremendously since then. Those first two books are … More Best books for kids – Anything by Julia Donaldson
We just got back from a great adventure to Jamaica. Traveling with kids to Jamaica was something I was bit concerned about. I️ wanted to know is Jamaica kid friendly. It’s not a known destination for families, but it should be! This was our experience to Jamaica. We stayed about 35 min from Montego Bay … More Traveling with kids to Jamaica – is Jamaica Kid Friendly
I’ve written about maximizing a hotel room in the past, and there are a lot of things you can do to make it easier. My golden rule is to always get a suite or some kind of room with a division if possible. Yes it’s a bit more, but having a divide between where the … More Hotel Room with Kids – Bed Strategy!
If you’re looking for some original things to do, but wanting to stick to a budget it can be tough. I’m always looking for those special outings and I’ve come up with a list of free activities for kids in Montreal. The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts The museum has free weekend workshops for kids. … More Free Activities for Kids in Montreal