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9 Tips for What to Do with Travel Photos

Have you ever had to sit through a holiday slide show? Many of you might be too young to remember, but there was once a time where the only way friends and family could share memories of their travels was to turn their film into slides and project them onto a screen, often accompanying [...]

Face to Face with Barack Obama

The excitement in the room was palpable, so thick it was as though you could reach out and grab it with your hands. Sitting in the front row I could feel a wave of passion, expectation, anticipation, respect and love coming from the thousands of people standing behind me. The energy surged around me, [...]

By |2020-03-04T14:43:40-08:00February 28th, 2020|Family Adventures, TBT (Truth bomb Thursdays), USA|0 Comments

Celebrate, Play and Catch a Wave at Laval Indoor Surfing

“Let’s go surfing now. Everybody’s learning how. Come on and safari with me. Da na na na na na na” We danced our way into Maeva Surf  to the sounds of my daughter and I belting out all of the surfing songs we could think of. While we have been lucky enough to try [...]

By |2020-02-13T10:58:16-08:00February 13th, 2020|Canada, Eastern Canada, Family Adventures, Quebec|0 Comments

Children’s Wish Flight in Search For Santa – A Holiday Lesson From Chloe

The airplane’s intercom crackled. “Hey everyone! Did you hear that Rudolph got a bad report card?” Everyone on board shook their heads, and a few ‘No!’’s shouted out from the back. “Yeah, it’s true. He went down in History!” It was the first, and possibly the best, of many Christmas jokes that the flight [...]

History, Romance, & Luxury at the Roch Castle Hotel Pembrokeshire

Roch Castle Hotel Pembrokeshire Roch Castle Hotel, on the shores of St Brides Bay in St Davids Pembrokeshire, Wales, was built in 1195 AD. It’s hard for me, a new world Canadian, to fathom a structure so ancient. That is nearly three hundred years before Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492. Generations upon generations [...]

By |2020-01-22T12:29:53-08:00November 29th, 2019|Family Adventures, United Kingdom, Wales, Wales|0 Comments

Big Bus Tour London – On Board and Chuffed to Bits!

Driving around Trafalgar square on our Big Bus Tour London, my 8-year-old’s face pushed up against the side of the seat while my 10-year old tried to hold the camera steady, for “just one more photo”. One row ahead a similar scene was playing out with my kid's grandparents both squishing in together and [...]

By |2020-01-22T12:41:21-08:00November 20th, 2019|England, England, Family Adventures, United Kingdom|0 Comments

How to Create your own Christmas Family Traditions

Create and Protect your own Family Traditions Family traditions are an important part of our culture and it’s in those traditions that we often share many special memories, and Christmas is one of those times. However, if your family has traditions, such as obligations that stress you out or that you don’t truly enjoy, [...]

By |2020-01-29T10:11:47-08:00November 13th, 2019|Adventures In Motherhood, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

Hilton Cardiff Hotel – Comfort, Convenience and a Castle!

“I think this will be the last time I enjoy my morning coffee while overlooking a castle” my mom gleamed. A little sad to say goodbye to her morning view from the executive level breakfast bar at the Hilton Cardiff Hotel on the 7th floor. Waking up and enjoying breakfast served with a view of [...]

By |2020-01-29T09:30:24-08:00November 6th, 2019|Family Adventures, United Kingdom, Wales|0 Comments

Helping and Haunting at the Haunted House Langley

Do you love Halloween? The crisp fall air, crunchy leaves on the ground, plus all the witches, ghosts, superheroes and other creatures running around. Not to mention all the candy and trick or treating! But do you really LOVE Halloween? The Lenko and Scott families in the Yorkson area of Langley, BC loves Halloween [...]

Exploring Melbourne & the Historic Great Ocean Road

This past week, after years and years of anticipation, our family finally boarded a plane and set off on our dream adventure to Australia! I cannot even begin to express how long we’ve been looking forward to this, and how excited I am to share our adventures with you here. Our first stop was the [...]

By |2019-09-13T10:30:27-07:00August 6th, 2019|Australia, Family Adventures|0 Comments