Calaway Park: Family Fun in Calgary


Canada has many tourist treasures, and Calgary is no exception to the rule. The Calgary Zoo, Hertiage Park, and the Calgary Tower are all excellent family getaways in Calgary, as is Calaway Park, Western Canada’s Largest Outdoor Family Amusement Park. I love amusement parks, so this is one that I am especially interested in. Calaway […]

See Animals from Around the World at African Lion Safari


Just a short drive away from my home town is one of Ontario’s treasures, African Lion Safari. I have had the pleasure of visiting African Lion Safari a few times in my life but it had been several years since my last visit and my youngest child had never had the chance, so we finished […]

WestJet Flies from Calgary to Islands of Loreto {Press Release}

islands of loreto

Islands of Loreto, Baja California Sur, Mexico [July 22, 2014] – Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, the newest member of Villa Group Resorts, is thrilled with the recent announcement that WestJet, Canada’s most-preferred airline, will launch non-stop weekly service between Calgary and the Islands of Loreto beginning on February 14, 2015, just […]

Find History & Adventure in Niagara Falls, New York

Niagara Falls, New York

I have been to Niagara Falls many times in my life, most often on the Canadian side of the border. As it often happens when one lives in close proximity to a landmark or tourist attraction, I grew to take the falls for granted and failed to see their grandeur. That was corrected somewhat when […]

Mount Snow Family Camp is My Kind of Camp!


When I accepted the invitation to attend Mount Snow Family Camp, I didn’t know what to expect. Typically a camp would suggest that we would stay in a tent, a trailer or a cabin, but not at Mount Snow! We were treated to nothing but the best at Mount Snow Family Camp, starting with the […]

Win a 2 Night Stay at Ramada {Can & US} #Ramada60th

Ramada Lethbridge - Exterior

Ramada is 60 years old, and to celebrate 60 years of cozy comfort on the road, Ramada would love to give one lucky reader a two-night/weekend stay at the Ramada Lethbridge in Lethbridge, AB or any of more than 75 Ramada hotels located throughout Canada. Located close to shopping, dining and golfing, the Ramada Lethbridge hotel was recently […]

Another Fantastic Experience with Circle Square Ranch

covered wagon

For the third year in a row, Avery packed up her belongings and headed off to Circle Square Ranch in Brantford for a week of fun. She was not alone this year though, because Griffin also went for his first time. Avery was going for a full week of Discovery Camp while Griffin was going […]

Find Fun & Wonder at Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada


Over a year ago I was in Toronto for an event and I discovered that something exciting was being built. Construction walls hid the work being done and they were cleverly painted with promotions for the new aquarium that they were building. Ever since I saw those first promotions for the Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada […]

Eaton Chelsea Toronto: Make it Your Toronto Home Base

centreville boat ride

While we live to travel and want to be spending our summer exploring new places, it isn’t always a reality to get far away from home. Thankfully, we have a number of amazing places to visit right here in Ontario. Last week we snuck away to the Eaton Chelsea in Toronto, Ontario for a couple […]