Author Bio:

After graduating university (many years ago) with a BA in English, Erin moved around from South Korea to various places in Saskatchewan, to Alberta, until she finally settled down in Saskatoon for a Creative Writing job at a local radio station. Shortly after she settled down even more with a man, house, and dog. In 2016 she added a baby boy to the mix. After her son was born, Erin became a Stay at Home Writing Mom. Lately, you can find Erin always searching for adventures, writing, crafting (not always well), playing (or arguing) with a kid, playing (or arguing) with a big dog, or drinking a glass of wine.


Posts by mccreaerin:

LaLa’s Little Farm Visit – A Self-Guided Tour the family will love!

Posted on: May 24, 2021

We stopped for a visit at LaLa’s Little Farm over the weekend. I wanted to do one extra thing for my son’s birthday that I knew would bring a smile to his face. I booked a visit a couple of weeks ago, and could barely hold in my excitement! A
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Petrofka Orchard

Posted on: May 1, 2021

We recently discovered our new favourite place. Petrofka Orchard is a 46-acre fruit farm orchard and is located right on the North Saskatchewan River. It was a hit for all of us. My sister came with us for our adventure and loved it just as much as we did. We
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A jam-packed weekend of fun at the Berry Barn

Posted on: April 30, 2021

We spent last Saturday at the Berry Barn for an afternoon of fun. If you head to the Berry Barn on a weekend, you will never run out of things to do. We spent our day with huge smiles enjoying it all. We celebrated Mother’s Day in this beautiful place.
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Gabriel Dumont Park – Park Adventures

Posted on: April 30, 2021

My son is the perfect age for playgrounds. I know from talking to other Saskatoon moms that we are not the only ones who love finding new ones. It’s our goal to get to as many amazing parks as we can this Spring and Summer. We’ve started with a really
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Backyard Fun Saskatoon: Fun in the Sun!

Posted on: April 30, 2021

It’s my son’s birthday week, and to celebrate, I’m doing up a list of his favourite things to do outside in the summer. We love adventures all over Saskatoon and we love day trips, but some days we just want to hang out in our backyard and play. The following
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A Prairie Experience – Discovering Stranraer and area

Posted on: April 27, 2021

Discovering small towns in Saskatchewan is a prairie experience you can’t miss. The other weekend we went to visit a hidden gem. It’s not really hidden, but it is off the beaten path. I say that literally because the highway to get there is not the best. I grew up
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Have a family adventure on a Borden Bridge walk or hike

Posted on: April 26, 2021

We wanted to get out of the city last weekend and chose a Borden Bridge Walk. I was hoping for another fun hike, and we found one that was pretty unique. Anytime I’m driving on Highway 16, I want to stop when I see the Borden bridge. There is also
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Introduce your little ones to Kid’s Books by Local Saskatoon Authors

Posted on: April 16, 2021

Saskatoon is full of amazing kid’s books by amazing local authors. I’m a big reader and writer. I love book stores, and I love the library. I have way too many books at home, and my son is no different. He can’t quite read on his own, but he loves
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1000 Hours Outside – Join the Challenge and Get Outside

Posted on: April 11, 2021

Our goal is to spend 1000 hours outside. My son and I love going outside. We love finding great places for him to run off his energy. We hang out in the backyard or find outdoor adventures. We go outside in winter as well, but summer is when we spend
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Adventures at Little Red River Park

Posted on: March 17, 2021

We spent an afternoon at Little Red River Park. Last weekend, we wanted to go someplace new. We decided to pick a place within a two-hour drive of Saskatoon. After a little googling, we found a spot we’d never been to just outside Prince Albert. Believe me when I say
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