Silver Creek Conservation Area – First Hike of 2019

It took me 6 whole days into the year of 2019, but I finally got out for my first hike! Said like a hiking junkie, but really it’s been a mere ten days since my one hour jaunt at Sager Conservation Area and before that was an embarrassingly long couple month stretch. It got cold…

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Sager Conservation Area Trail: Easy Winter Hike With Kids

I think I have found the shortest and easiest hike to take the kids on in the winter. And bonus for me – it is just up the highway from my parent’s house. It’s Sager Conservation Area Trail in Quinte West. Lengthwise, it’s only half a kilometre hike in and out. For the kids, it’s…

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Watkins Glen Gorge Trail – A Fun Hike With Friends

Where am I happiest? Outside of course. Take me on a trail and I’ll love you forever and ever and ever. Wait… except the guy I hiked the Tuckerman Ravine on Mt. Washington in New Hampshire with in my early 20’s, he’s ancient history. That hike was great though! Prior to my registration and attendance…

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Toronto Happy Place – Can You Buy Happiness?

They say you can’t put a price on happiness. I say, that yes you can and the regular price of admission to Toronto Happy Place for a family is absolutely ludicrous for the experience. What is Toronto Happy Place? Happy Place is a pop up installation with larger than life installations like rubber duck rooms…

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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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