Featured Review: Freedom Of The Seas

Introduced in 2006, the Freedom of the Seas was the largest passenger ship ever built from 2006 until construction of the Oasis Class ships in late 2009.  It's layout is very similar to the...

Going Back Two Centuries At George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Built in 1735, George Washington's Mount Vernon is an incredible estate.  What started out as a modest home was transformed over fifty years into an impressive 21 room mansion that was owned by the...

Living the Suite Life Onboard Allure of the Seas!

In 2008 when Royal Caribbean revealed plans for their Oasis class ships, one of the features I was most excited about was the two level loft cabins.  Completely out of my price range, I...

Featured Resort Review: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

While in Orlando for a cruise a few weeks ago, we decided to extend our stay and enjoy Disney with the kids for a few days. Because we hadn't been in about 10 years I...

Featured Review ~ Staybridge Suites Times Square New York City

Even though I have been to New York City more than a couple dozen times, I often book on price so I don't stay at the same hotel each time. Lately I have lucked...

The Cathedral Church Of Saint John the Divine, New York City

Beautiful churches are my kryptonite. There is something about their incredible details, that just stops my heart.  In fact, when I am visiting a city and I will always choose a primeval cathedral over a...

Day Tripping in Ontario ~ Visiting the Elora Gorge

Now that the nice weather is here I have been spending a lot of time out with the boys exploring our part of the province.  In the Kitchener/Waterloo area we are lucky to have...

Thrasher Carriage Museum in Frostburg MD

During a recent trip through the Alleghany Mountains with the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad we stopped in Frostburg for a couple hours.  Located right across from the terminal, the Thrasher Carriage Museum pays homage...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ The Toronto Zoo

Because I live in Ontario I have made a list of zoos, festivals and theme parks that I would like to visit with the kids this Summer.  I have read a lot about the...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum {VIDEO}

While looking for something to do on a Friday morning I came across some information on the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum.  Located about an hour from us in Hamilton, this incredible museum has preserved...

Visiting Providenciales – Long Bay Beach

Located on the South west side of Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Long Bay Beach is one of the best beaches I have visited.  Getting there can  be an adventure if you are not a...

Our Family Visit To California ~ LEGOLAND California Water Park

This past month, we had the luxury of joining my husband on a business trip to San Diego, California.  As we were taking our two young children with us (ages 2.5 & 3.5), I...