There Was That One Time At Mom 2.0…

I love telling stories in the vein of American Pie. You know the way Michelle starts to tell Jim about her one time at band camp and what she does with the flute. It’s a really corny thing that I do. So on that note (no, no flutes are involved in this story), if you…

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Travelling With Hypothyroidism

I was diagnosed in 2013 with hypothyroidism and then subsequently with Hastimotos, an auto-immune disorder a couple months later. I was so distressed that managing hypothyroidism while travelling would be a big issue. Hashimoto’s disease is a condition in which your immune system attacks your thyroid, a small gland at the base of your neck below…

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Why Mom Should Get Away and Travel Solo

I took off on my family for a few days to do some solo travel and went to the most bizarre places. I visited places my kids would never go to with me – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (with a side excursion north of Prince Albert) and Edmonton, Alberta. Neither place I had ever really been too before…

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How To Travel Solo Without Your Kids

Every so often, I get to getaway by myself or just with girlfriends. I’m pretty damn lucky to be able to do that because I know not everyone can. Here is my how to guide to how to travel solo without your kids (and spouse)! Step 1:  Plan to pack only one bag for yourself…

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