Monthly Archives: July 2013

Learning About the War of 1812 at Old Fort Erie

As luck would have it we have been learning quite a bit about history this Summer. From the Canadian Warplane Museum to the tall ships, the theme has definitely been how we defended our...

Featured Review ~ Intercontinental Toronto Center

While at the TBEX conference a couple weeks ago I stayed at the Intercontinental Hotel at Front/Simcoe Street in Toronto. Toronto is a big city, but this hotel is situated perfectly in the middle of...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting the HMCS Haida

This Summer has been one big history lesson for my boys.  At just 4 and 7, I fully understand that their comprehension of historic events will be limited, but for me, it is important...

The Joovy CocoonX2 ~ My Top Pick For Summer Day Trips

When Joovy introduced their Cocoon stroller in 2010 I was first in line.  During the Summer we visit a lot of amusement parks and zoos and I wanted something that would keep the kids...