Apple picking season is already here! (I know right!?) There are some fabulous apple orchards near Montreal, so I’ve put together a list of the top free places to go apple picking near Montreal that no cost for the picking, you simply pay for your apples. Verge Gibouleau Being conveniently located in Laval, their orchard … More Top Free Places to Go Apple Picking Near Montreal
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 an advocate for experiences. I want my children to experience as much as they can outside of their daily lives. When we travel, we make it a point to see and meet new people and embrace local cultures and traditions. The best way for that to happen you ask? Well it’s by taking … More Travel Hack with CityPASS
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
There is a lot of advice out there about tip for plane travel with kids. I know this isn’t a new topic of conversation, but I know it’s an important one. Having recently traveled to Jamaica with a 14 month old and a 3.5 year old, we prepared for a long flight and it … More Tips For Plane Travel With Kids