Travels – Within Canada

Roller coasters, waterslides and Wave pools, Oh my! Our 30 hour adventure at The West Edmonton Mall

Roller coasters, waterslides and Wave pools, Oh my! Our 30 hour adventure at The West Edmonton Mall

The skies were blue and the air was crisp. With the five of us packed in our truck, we left Calgary and drove into Edmonton 2 days after Christmas. Why were we in notoriously cold Edmonton you may be thinking? Well, Pat and I had […]

8 Tips for Winter Travel to Keep Your Family Safe and Healthy

8 Tips for Winter Travel to Keep Your Family Safe and Healthy

During winter holidays and school breaks, you and just about everyone else in North America are a lot more likely to be traveling. For vacations, family visits, or whatever your travel plans are, you want to make sure you arrive safe and healthy. Wash Your […]

Family Adventure with the Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.

Family Adventure with the Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.

Have you ever thought of taking your family whitewater rafting? We did, and today I’m here to tell you our story! Before I get started I should maybe warn you this post is very photo heavy! Also, we were in no way paid or comped […]

Exploring a Spooky Ghost Town ~ Sandon B.C.

Exploring a Spooky Ghost Town ~ Sandon B.C.

Hello friends! Last week my family and some friends went on a weekend camping adventure (Sorry, not going to tell you where we camped cause it is top secret!) and while we were there, we decided to check out a Ghost town! Honestly, it wasn’t […]

Camping: The Great Outdoors and the Basics

Camping: The Great Outdoors and the Basics

Summer time means camping time, am I right?!? One of our familys favorite getaways during the summer months is to go out and go camping. Sometimes it is for a week, and sometimes it is just for a weekend getaway. Both my husband and I […]

Bucket List ~ Anywhere!

Bucket List ~ Anywhere!

Some bucket list items can really be done just about anywhere, don’t you think? Today I’m going to share with you MY “anywhere” bucket list. Adventures to Have Anywhere: Go Skydiving Hike on a Glacier Ride in a Gondola in the air and on the […]

Travel Bucket List ~ North America

Travel Bucket List ~ North America

Continuing on our Bucket List series (I recently shared my bucket list for Europe if you want to check that out), this week I’m sharing my bucket list for North America. Things To See Niagra Falls Rocky Mountains ~ B.C /Alberta Parliament Buildings ~ Ottawa, […]

Exploring Qualicum Beach and Parksville ~ In Photos

Exploring Qualicum Beach and Parksville ~ In Photos

Qualicum Beach and Parksville are two small cities located on the east coast of beautiful Vancouver Island. Since the two are only about a 5 to 10-minute drive apart, they get lumped together to explore. Our family has been there twice and both times really […]

Penticton Farmers Market ~ In Photos

Penticton Farmers Market ~ In Photos

I love farmer’s markets, don’t you? ย I love seeing the creativeness of all different people. I love supporting local artists and farmers and crafters. A few years ago my hubby and I were in Penticton for aย conference and, although he was stuck in the conference […]

Weddings and travels and ramblings

Weddings and travels and ramblings

Whew! The last two weeks have been a whirlwind! I love summer and I love summer weddings and we were very lucky to be a part of two very special weddings the last couple weeks. The first one was one of my dear cousins (I […]