Our latest adventure took us to the nation's capital. It was a quick four-day trip jam-packed with exploring, shopping, and a lot of eating! Here are a few places to check out when you next head to Ottawa. For Coffee: Mantovani 1946 Italian Artisan Gelato Cafe, 87 Murray . . .
*Contest Closed. Winner announced below!* There's nothing quite like stepping onto the plane feeling perfectly polished before you head out on an amazing adventure, am I right? Our most recent adventure took us to Ottawa for a weekend, including a fancy-schmancy gala on the . . .
It sure feels good to unplug, doesn't it? Don't get me wrong: I love social media, texting with friends, researching and writing on my laptop, and watching TV. But powering down not only feels like a deep breath in my soul, I feel it's necessary for my mental health. Being a . . .
My husband Ryan turned 40 this April and, as you may know, we've been celebrating all year! There have been a few surprise parties, we went on a couple's trip to Chicago in June, and we also headed out on a hiking trip with our friends Kyla and Loz (who also turned 40 this . . .
Northern Alberta has always been on our list of places to explore. We'd heard great things about its beauty, and the amazing fishing, so when the crew at Big Lakes County invited us up for the weekend we couldn't resist. We had big plans to visit the Kinosayo Musuem, take in . . .
We're still buzzing over our big adventure to Chicago! Did you catch Part #1? Read here. I love to maximize my time when I'm in a vibrant city like Chicago. There's lots to see and do and I want it all! We packed a lot into four days, yet still felt such a sense of chill. . . .
There's no messing around when your spouse is turning 40. Arguably the biggest birthday celebration of one's life (one, 18, and 40, right?) I really wanted to hit out of the park in celebrating my man. Chicago is somewhere my husband Ryan and I have wanted to travel to for . . .
Given the chance to spend time in the mountains with more than 400 women at an action-packed, weekend-long PJ party, I jumped at the opportunity. Incredible food and drinks, dancing, sessions on everything from cocktails to fashion...what else could a girl ask for? I'd been . . .
Destination: Middle of Nowhere, Saskatchewan Purpose of the Trip: Winter fun with Papa and DeeDee (my parents) Any chance Wyatt can spend with either set of his grandparents, we take it. The beginning of the year can be pretty slow-going, so we decided to . . .
I've flown solo with my son Wyatt several times. Each experience has been completely different, depending on his age and what he was going through at the time. Flying solo with a toddler is all about survival. Toss out your normal rules of parenting. Your only goal is to . . .