Top Free Places to Go Apple Picking Near Montreal

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

Everything you need to know before you go to the Granby Zoo

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

Traveling with Kids on a Budget in Canada.

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.

Best books for kids – Anything by Julia Donaldson

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