WELCOME TO TRAVEL

Traveling is always fun. But it's important to budget, spend wisely, know where you are going, how to get there, what to expect and more. Here is where we share what we know for not only the places we've been, but places we want to visit, too! Let's go on an adventure together!

Sea to Sky Gondola Open Squamish, BC

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The new Sea to Sky Gondola is now open in Squamish, BC and it's been a big hit so far!  What can visitors expect when they arrive? Well breathtaking views, a wonderful ride on a state of the art Gondola that lifts you high above the mountains, hiking trails and a suspension bridge. But there's … [Read more...]

5 of Brisbane’s Best Chocolate Cafes

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If you find yourself with a bit of a confection obsession and can honestly say that watching “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” makes you salivate in seconds, you no doubt love to check out the chocolate cafes that have been popping up around the world. If you’re planning a visit to Brisbane, … [Read more...]

Travel Pitfalls: what to watch for

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Going on vacation can sometimes be costly, especially if you don't plan things out. Expenses can get out of hand, and little things begin to add to up. So you want to be as ready as possible for what's coming around the corner, or anything that comes up. Here are some travel pitfalls: and what to … [Read more...]

Summer Picnics and Road Trips

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One thing I absolutely love about summer is taking a road trip.  And because I have boys who are always hungry, going on a road trip means packing a picnic lunch. Health Canada has some advice for parents on what to pack and bring while road tripping.     I love trail mix, so do my … [Read more...]

Buick Enclave and Whistler #driveyourairmiles

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  A family adventure is always important, spending quality time together, being with one another, seeing new places and sharing in new experiences. It's the long weekend and my family and I had the opportunity to getaway for #DRIVEYOURAIRMILES contest, and we got to drive a Buick Enclave and … [Read more...]

5 Kid Friendly Zoos to Visit This Summer

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Zoos are a popular destination for kids of all ages, and sunny California has some of the best zoos around. If you are planning to visit, here are a few zoos you have to take your kids to. San Francisco Zoo In fun and vibrant San Francisco you will find this well-known zoo, one of the most … [Read more...]

Thomas Cook Kids First Program #giveaway #TCKF

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FD and I are planning our very first big family vacation. It's a bit scary planning a trip for all four of us that is more than a weekend getaway.  Not only do we want great deals on booking our hotel and car rental (if need be) but we are also looking for programs geared for the boys, something to … [Read more...]