Family Adventure Travel Zip Line Tours @ZIPcypresshills


Not long ago my family spent time vacationing together at Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan where we spent quality family time together. These days with the use of electronics it's hard to motivate the teens to want to drop the smartphones and enjoy their … [Read more...]

Family Fun Among Tranquility at The Resort at Cypress Hills Saskatchewan


  A few weeks ago my family of 6 visited one of our favourite vacation spots, Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan. As I mentioned in my post, Road Tripping to The Resort at Cypress Hills, fond memories keep bringing our family back to the location. … [Read more...]

Spontaneous Family Travel on a Budget


With a large family, we don't get away on vacations as often as we used to. Larger, more detailed travel arrangements take some planning for itineraries, accommodations, family activities (that offer something for everyone) and  most of all, … [Read more...]

Road Tripping to The Resort at Cypress Hills #TLPFamilyTravel

The Resort at Cypress Hills Saskatchewan Family Travel

As a single mom of 3 little kids, I began looking for budget friendly family travel options that was in fairly close proximity to home, in case anything should happen. My first year as a single parent vacationing with my kids, I decided on Cypress … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS: @DisneyCruise Returns to #Hawaii in 2015


  My parents are huge fans of Hawaii; they have gone several years in a row now for 3 to 4 weeks at a time. They are retired now and although they could venture to any other place in the world, they choose Hawaii every time. Growing up my … [Read more...]

Last Minute March Break Holiday Planning #CAASafeTravels $100 Giveaway

Last Minute March Break Travel Insurance2

We're nearing the end of winter but the cold weather seems to be hanging on. Either that or we're just itching for warmer weather. Personally I'm tired of bundling up the little ones inn layer upon layer of clothes just to get into the vehicle for … [Read more...]

Experience @DisneyCruise Disney Magic Reinvented

Disney Magic Cruise Reimagined

  I have always wanted to take a cruise. There's something about setting sail to take a trip with all the modern amenities, amazing entertainment and have the ability to stop in more than one place along your adventure.  A Disney Cruise Line … [Read more...]

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween @WaltDisneyWorld #DisneyHaunt

Mickeys Not So Scary Halloween 2013 Main Street

Earlier this month our little prince and princess, Tink, spent time at Walt Disney World experiencing some of our favourite characters and rides. When night fell Magic Kingdom was transformed on select nights from 7:00 PM to midnight, September 10 to … [Read more...]

In the Wild at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground #DisneyHaunt

Disneys Fort Wilderness Cabins and Campground Resort Family Travel

  I'm a bit of a camper, although I do admit since I have had my two youngest I much prefer glamping over roughing it. Had you asked me when my older 3 kids were little, I would have said camping is not camping without a tent. I was crazy … [Read more...]

Family Honeymoon at the Island Grand TradeWinds Resort

TradeWinds Resort Family Travel Slide

Recently my family had the blessing of a family vacation to Florida. After a few busy days at Walt Disney World, we moved our Mickey ears a little farther South to the beautiful white sand beach of St Pete, Florida. St Pete Beach has been ranked the … [Read more...]

Read to Breathe in the Ocean Air in St Pete Florida

White Sand Beach St Pete Florida

Hubs and I never took a honeymoon after we were married. I had 3 children from my first marriage and we have always planned our holidays around the kids. We've added two more littles to our brood, one still nursing; personally I prefer taking the … [Read more...]

Join Me at Disney World for the Magic of #DisneyHaunt

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Walt Disney World

A couple of years ago we eagerly jumped aboard the Walt Disney World express; magic came alive, pixie dust fell wherever we walked and our littles imaginations exploded throughout our travels.  Disney has become a huge part of our travel … [Read more...]

Clowning Around at the #ShrineCircus and a Trip for 4 to Florida

Circus Trip for 4 to Florida Giveaway

When my older kids were young, a trip to the Shrine Circus under the big top was never missed.  As soon as we saw that big red tent starting to go up in town, the kids would not stop talking about it until we went to the circus.  We were so excited … [Read more...]

Travel Games for Kids

Road Trip Games for Kids

With travel plans underway I suspect many of you are eagerly awaiting that summer road trip with the family.  You have every detail covered and then you realize that you forgot something essential; I always forget something.   Road trips are one of … [Read more...]

10 Healthy Travel Snacks for Kids


Travelling with kids is hard enough.  Add in the packing....oh the packing!  Intentions are always good when you are in your planning phase; the kids will only eat healthy meals and snacks this time. Mmmhmm! I've been there; it is easier to grab … [Read more...]