Your Vacation Starts Where the Rubber Meets the Road

I’ve been on my fair share of road trips.  They are a part of every summer for our family.  The best advice I can offer a newbie, is to go to sleep and when...

Tips to Make Camping a Fun Family Adventure

Picking your life up and moving it to the woods is not without its challenges, and camping with young children can result in some ‘unique’ issues. There is no concierge to call upon when problems arise, but with a little planning you can head trouble off at the pass and enjoy your family getaway.

Learn To Camp This Year With Ontario Parks

An old-fashioned campout is an affordable and enjoyable family vacation.  But, if you’re inexperienced, the idea of a holiday, in the great outdoors, can be intimidating. I went on my first camping trip when I...

Two for One Opening Weekend at KOA

Unfurl the tent and air the mothballs out of the trailer.  Camping season is just around the corner and Kampgrounds Of America (KOA) is set to kick things off with their 8th annual fundraising...

Great American Backyard Campout: A Great Excuse to Stay-cation

Do you have plans this weekend? Are you going to be hanging around the house? Turn an ordinary weekend into a stay-cation, with a backyard campout. This Saturday, June 25th, is the night...

Vacation Outside of The Box – Spend a Night at the Zoo!

A trip to the zoo is a fun day out for the family, but what goes on through the night? There’s only one way to find out - sleepover! Wait...what? SLEEPOVER! I didn’t know you could...

Awesome People on Incredible Journeys

Every time I get ready to congratulate myself on the cool things I’m doing, I look over and there’s someone else doing something much, much cooler. That’s one of the humbling things about travel, I...

Learn to Camp With Ontario Parks

My family has spent time in many of Ontario’s provincial parks and we’ve loved every experience.  Each park has something unique to offer.  But, neither my husband nor I grew up camping, and we...