The Ultimate Holiday Wish List For The Traveling Mom

It’s the most happiest time of the year! Aside from heading off on a vacation or hitting the road – that’s when I’m truly happiest… the months of November and December are my most joyous as I plan holiday gifts and presents for all the loved ones in my life. Rumour has it though, I’m…

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Mabel’s Labels – Labels For Everything

Right upfront – this is a story about how Mabel’s Labels has shown me they have labels for everything, including my video gear. **This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.   A couple of months ago, I ran into a bit of…

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The Great Parenting Fail of Summer 2018

I ran into a bit of an issue and I will forever dub the summer of 2018 as one of the most fun I had with my kids and also one where I made some serious unprepared mistakes. I blew a tire and didn’t know how to change it. And then… this. The Great Parenting…

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Relying on the Kindness of Strangers

I got a flat tire and then the car battery died. On a trip with my kids. I’m the queen of being prepared and in this instance, I was not. Learn from me. It was last Sunday afternoon, we were making good highway time driving between home in downtown Toronto and Bonnechere Provincial Park – the…

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Put On The Damn Bathing Suit and Quit It With Excuses

Here’s the scene; Sandbank’s Provincial Park in Ontario, Dunes Day use area off West Lake. Hundreds of families on the dunes, in the water, splashing, laughing, swimming, having a great time. The beach is just gorgeous, like I remember in my childhood, the dunes a discovery of immense flora, memories of geology and geography classes…

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