Give a Gift That Will Be Enjoyed All Year Long


Learning doesn’t just happen in the classroom and in many cases the learning opportunities outside of school create more enthusiasm than those within. I think that is why they do school field trips! One class trip that I went on with my oldest son was to The Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory. The kids were fascinated by […]

Make screening a breeze this winter

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The weather outside may be frightful, but travelling this winter can be delightful! Whether you’re packing for a winter wonderland with the kids or escaping the cold, these tips from the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) will make airport security a breeze. Before the airport Snowy weather can make getting to the airport a […]

Travelling baby style: how to prepare for a flight with your little one

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Travelling with a baby can be overwhelming from the start, but it doesn’t have to be! From figuring out what can go in your carry-on bag to how to get through the security checkpoint with ease, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) has you covered. Check out their baby infographic, which will tell you […]

Magic and Thrills at Universal Orlando Resort

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When you have a family with vastly different interests, it can be a little challenging to find things to do that everyone enjoys. Universal Orlando is one of the places that works for my whole family. There are thrill rides and rides for the less adventurous. There are shows and characters and fun areas to […]

San Francisco: Family Attractions in one of America’s Most Vibrant Cities


San Francisco is rightfully regarded as one of America’s if not the world’s most exciting cities. It’s a compact city that boasts a wealth of sightseeing and activities making it the ideal choice for family vacations. The City by the Bay attracts nearly 17 million visitors per year and here are a few of the […]

Travelling to Istanbul with Kids

Images by Boris Dzhingarov and Stew Dean, used under the Creative Commons license.

Turkey is one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world, and this is no more apparent than in Istanbul. What was once the capital of Turkey (it’s now Ankara), Istanbul is the perfect representation of Turkey; outgoing, scenic, and a full range of personalities. With popular companies like First Choice flying out there throughout the […]

Step Back in Time at Cabana Bay Beach Resort

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Universal Orlando Resort has their own set of resorts that provide luxury and several fun activities. These resorts are all very convenient for guests who wish to take advantage of the theme parks and Citywalk. The newest of these resorts is Cabana Bay. Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort is now open at Universal Orlando Resort. […]

There’s Unlimited Fun at Citywalk

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If you are lucky enough to find yourself in Orlando and you are looking for something to do or someplace to eat, Citywalk is the perfect choice. Universal CityWalk is Orlando’s hottest spot for entertainment, boasting the biggest names in live music, dining, dancing, movies and more in an eclectic mix of themed restaurants, nightclubs, […]

Making Memories in Greece {Guest Post}


Whether it was Disney World, a golden coast of France or an aunt’s summer house, we all cherish our first vacation memories. Different scenery, free time, new friends, mood to explore the surroundings, that feeling of “forever” that we all still carry inside us, are all ingredients of our first family holidays. Greece with its […]

I Survived Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Orlando #HHN24 #FacingFearsTogether


When I was ten years old, I attended a friend’s birthday party where she had selected two horror movies to watch. I sat through Friday the 13th getting more and more anxious with each passing scene. While the second movie played, I enjoyed a game of Monopoly in the kitchen with my friend’s Mom. For […]