Free Things To See In Toronto With Your Kids

On any normal weekend or summer day, it’s not uncommon for tourists to wander the streets of downtown Toronto. Out of towners can be seen armed with their maps application open on their phones and wide-eyed kids looking around. Many families from around rural Ontario and in non-pandemic times, New York State flock to Toronto…

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How To Vacation With Kids in the 1000 Islands

Tourism 1000 Islands hosted me to vacation with my kids in the 1000 Islands during our Stage 3 of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Our opinions are always our own and as always we aren’t coerced into having a good time. I was incredibly fortunate to have grown up in Belleville, Ontario. Looking back now, the close…

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How To Camp With A Dog

I was fortunate enough to have grown up with a dog. His name was Sarge and he was a Sheltie. Where we went, Sarge came along. Road trips and stays in motels along the way? Yep. We had a pop-up trailer and a couple of tents we camped in for most of my formative years…

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Ride The Bine – Safe Wine and Beer Tours in Ontario

Amanda from Ride The Bine hosted me (again) and my colleagues on this tour so we can witness first hand how to safely take beer and wine tours during our current times. Welcome to the summer of 2020. It will affectionately be forever known as the summer where we couldn’t go anywhere except exploring in…

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