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18 Summer Vacation Travel Hacks You Need to Know!

| July 17, 2017 | 4 Comments
18 Summer Vacation Travel Hacks You Need to Know!

18 Summer Vacation Travel Hacks     If you’re planning to go on a vacation this summer, you may be looking for ways to make traveling easier. Fortunately, there are a number of tips and tricks that can make things less hectic. Here are some summer vacation travel hacks: 1. When packing, place shoes in […]

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Orlando Welcomes New Family Attractions in 2016

| August 24, 2016 | 11 Comments
Orlando Welcomes New Family Attractions in 2016

  Orlando is the theme park capital of the world and definitely a top destination for Canadians to visit! Value is still top of mind, so we wanted to pass along some top travel deals and new attractions for Canadians to keep in mind when planning their 2016 travels in Orlando.  ·         What’s New in Orlando […]

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Disney Just Released Its 2017 Pricing, So Who Cares?

| July 25, 2016 | 12 Comments
Disney Just Released Its 2017 Pricing, So Who Cares?

Summer 2016 has just begun, you are enjoying the hot weather, cottage life, outdoor activities and BBQ’s. Your plans for 2017 are the furthest thing from your mind right now. You still have 6 months of 2016 to live to the fullest! Yet, if you are thinking of going on a 2017 vacation to Walt Disney […]

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Road Trippin’ around Canada this Summer #ChurchAndDwight #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/08

| July 11, 2016 | 86 Comments
Road Trippin’ around Canada this Summer #ChurchAndDwight #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/08

  School’s out and the kids are now anxious to start their summer vacation and so are the parents! Every year, we take at least a few road trips, some nearby, like a weekend getaway, others further out in Ontario, in Québec or in the Unites States. This year, we are opting for one trip to […]

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Family Volunteering: A New Way to Travel this Summer

| May 19, 2015 | 15 Comments
Family Volunteering: A New Way to Travel this Summer

Summer is undoubtedly an exciting time for families. The kids have no school and their parents have the opportunity to spend valuable time with their children, often taking them on summer vacations. Instead of spending the holidays by the lake or an expensive city, it might be a nice change to take the entire family […]

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Family Trip Visiting Lake Placid, NY and a Spectacular Bobsleigh Experience!

| November 6, 2014 | 101 Comments
Family Trip Visiting Lake Placid, NY and a Spectacular Bobsleigh Experience!

My family and I opted to take a 3 day trip this summer just to get away, but we didn’t want to travel too far and spend most of our time on the road. I started looking at cities that were 3 -4 hours away from Ottawa and stumbled upon Lake Placid, NY.  My husband had visited […]

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My Heart Belongs to Prince Edward Island

| August 19, 2014 | 25 Comments
My Heart Belongs to Prince Edward Island

I’ve been to Prince Edward Island (PEI) seven times and each time I go I don’t want to leave, and this time, we almost didn’t (but more about that another time). My heart belongs to PEI. I was married in Brackley, PEI, and every time my husband and I return we meet with the woman […]

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Happy Kids, Happy Vacation Travel – Tips and Tricks

| March 4, 2014 | 11 Comments
Happy Kids, Happy Vacation Travel – Tips and Tricks

With March Break around the corner you may be getting ready to take a trip to the sunny South or a road trip to Gramma’s house. However long your vacation travel is, you’re going to need to be ready to keep your kiddies occupied and happy for the journey. Here are a few tips and […]

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My End of Summer Bucket List

| August 26, 2013 | 4 Comments
My End of Summer Bucket List

As “back to school” advertising campaigns become unavoidable, it’s clear that summer is already drawing to a close. I spent most of my summer lakeside, kayaking, boating, fishing, swimming, and enjoying campfires with family and friends. The past few short months have been filled with great memories including those of my daughter learning to swim […]

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Summers in Cape Cod – Family Friendly Beach Vacation

| June 13, 2013 | 3 Comments
Summers in Cape Cod – Family Friendly Beach Vacation

In its June 2013 issue, Parents Magazine lists the 10 best beach towns for families. According to the article, thousands of beaches were considered and finalists were chosen based on the quality of the beaches, amenities at the beach, nature activities and attractions in the town as well as the overall family vibe in the […]

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Tents, Not “Tense” ~ Camping Tips

| May 7, 2013 | 8 Comments
Tents, Not “Tense” ~ Camping Tips

As beautiful spring weather bursts forth, I just want to get outside and enjoy nature.  Everywhere I look, I see kids going crazy with the glee of being outdoors, without snowsuits and boots, enjoying the finest of the season – getting into mud, checking out the flowers, running through the grass. If this fine weather […]

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