Why My Family Loves Blue Mountain

Living in Toronto, I’m beyond lucky to be a close enough to drive to so many amazing destinations in Ontario for all year round family fun. One of our extended family favourite weekend away go-to destinations for many years has been Blue Mountain, just outside Collingwood. We have visited Blue Mountain, situated on a section…

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Surviving a Road Trip with Kids

We’re veterans of the “Road Trip” now! We survived… and thrived our summer road trip with our children. And they don’t hate us. We didn’t hate them. Want to know how we did it? Here are my tips to surviving a road trip with your kids: Pack a cooler full of their favourite snacks and…

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Top 5 Things to See And Do In Tobermory, Ontario

My family returned from our 2,100 kilometre road trip not too long ago and I am compiling our stories and recommendations! Our first stop when we left the Toronto area was Tobermory, Ontario. The drive to Tobermory from our house is approximately 4 hours, however with the rate at which my children (and husband) need to…

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Road Trip Itinerary – July 2017 trip

Now that it is over and we are long home and sadly adjusting to work and summer camp again, I can share what our final road trip itinerary was! I have a thing about not sharing the exact moment where I am – you will often find there is an Instagram lag or a day…

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Random Thoughts From A Road Trip…

I recently took a 6 day/5 night road trip with my husband and two children that saw us drive over 2,100 kilometres and take us to Tobermory, Manatoulin Island, Batchawana Bay, Wawa and Sudbury. I have compiled some of my most random thoughts from the car from this trip.  – I thought Tim Hortons was…

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Get Your Car Road Trip Ready

It is summer and it’s the perfect time for family vacations on the road. Before you pack your cooler with food, your bathing suits, towels and your kids into the car, you need to make sure that you are not at risk of having a weird smell that you cannot get rid of or smeared,…

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