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Get Noticed With Tail Wags Helmet Covers {Giveaway!}

Tail Wags owl cover

Could kids’ protective gear get any cuter?  Hats, or rather helmets, off to Karyn Climans for designing the Tail Wags products which are ridiculously appealing to kids and make life a whole lot easier for parents. I don’t know about you but every time I slap a helmet on my kids I cease to recognize them. […]

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Fun Snow-Packed Weekend at Sun Peaks Resort

Photo credit: Royce Sihlis

Did you know that Sun Peaks Resort is Canada’s SECOND largest ski resort? While their jump from third place is relatively new I must admit to having no idea as to the size and awesomeness that is SunPeaks Resort. You have got to check this place out! Sun Peaks, located just north of Kamloops, BC […]

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Why you Should take Young Kids Winter Camping

Ice skating while winter camping at Pinery Provincial Park

  At this time of year, many Canadians are dreaming of sunny week-long destinations and sipping frosty beverages by the beach. While I admit to having a few of these daydreams over the last few snow-filled weeks, somehow when I walked into our local Mountain Equipment Co-op to purchase a new parka for my son […]

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Couples Retreat at Lighthouse Court: A Historic Key West Inn

Lighthouse Court - Key West Historic Inns

Every once in a while, if the stars align and negotiations are successful, parents can, after months of careful planning, take a trip without their kids! It’s a rare and glorious occasion when you can choose a location based on your desires rather than the needs of the children. Traveling to Key West, sans enfants […]

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Travelling with Kids: 33 Do’s and Don’ts from an Airline Insider

Travelling with Kids: 33 Do's and Don'ts from an Airline Insider

  As an international flight attendant, I spent 11 years serving families travelling with kids, and I can tell you that some parents are definitely cooler than others when it comes to airline travel. I used to think it was all down to travel experience, but now that I am a parent, I see things […]

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4 Things You’ll Love about Key West!

4 things to love about Key west

Key West was on this girl’s bucket list for a long time. What’s not to like about a place with practically perfect weather, a vibrant history, legendary nightlife, plenty of family attractions and epic people watching? Here are my 4 favorite things about Key West The Chickens   Say what? Yes, the chickens. One of […]

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Embracing Winter at SnowDays

SnowDays Banff

If you were to look at my browser history -and I don’t know why you would, you nosy parker- in addition to “cleaning marker from drapes” and “life with a two year old” you would find searches like “Costa Rica real estate” “Mexican long stay visa” and “best remedies for dry skin”. I am not […]

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A Family Interlude in Key Largo

key largo

At 53 km long, Key Largo is the largest of the Florida Keys and a quieter, more laid back town than its cousin to west, the flashy and energetic Key West. So what is there for families to do in Key Largo? From mangrove swamps to beaches to coral reefs, John Pennekamp State Coral Reef […]

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Enter to Win Canada’s Luckiest Baby Contest


If you are an expecting parent or the parent of a child under three, you could enter Canada’s Luckiest Baby and win a boatload of prizes!

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Pirate adventures in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Pirate adventures in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina featured image

South Carolina is famous for its Grand Strand, a sixty-plus mile stretch of pristine beach, and for the seaside city of Myrtle Beach. A popular destination for golfers and shoppers, children aren’t forgotten when it comes to having an incredible time in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Kids are usually content to spend a lot of […]

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