Traveling with kids

Traveling with kids

Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

Located in North Tonawanda, the Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum is a fun place to stop to learn about how carnival rides were created years ago. This is not a huge museum, but it is...

Castle On The River ~ Old Fort Niagara

What started as a trip to see the Tall Ships, has turned into a Summer of learning about the War of 1812 and visiting some of the famous sites in and around our area. ...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting Safari Niagara

Located just outside of Niagara Falls, Safari Niagara is a gem that I hadn't heard of until this Summer. My boys have loved visiting the Niagara Falls area quite a bit this year.  Looking to...

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...

Exploring the Niagara Gorge in The Whirlpool Aero Car

As a kid we visited Niagara Falls quite a few times. As an adult, it was where my husband and I would celebrate Canada Day every year.  And while I have seen the falls...

Club Med Offers Free Vacations For Kids Under Four

Family travel can get expensive. Flights, hotels, meals and attractions, by the time you get there and unpack you can easily be into your vacation by $5,000 or more if you have 3 or...

Daytripping in Ontario ~ Visiting the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory

I love butterflies and always jump at the chance to see these delicate high-flying insects up close.  If you live in Ontario the Niagara Butterfly Conservatory is one of the best places that you...

The World Of Springfield Coming To Universal Orlando Resort!

This Summer the wildly popular(and longest running) scripted show, The Simpsons will have their town come to life inside Universal Resort's Orlando theme park. Universal's Springville will allow guests to enter the world of The Simpsons...

Adventures By Disney Announces 2014 Vacations

Adventures By Disney is the perfect vacation for families who want to see the world but don't want to spend the next 6 months planning it.  Blending luxury accommodations with unique excursions, Adventures By...

Omni Orlando Introduces 102 days of Summer Fun!

Summer is on the horizon and Omni Orlando has been busy making plans for vacationing families!  Each year Orlando welcomes over 50 million visitors.  Travelers from all over the world make the trek to...

Toronto Zoo To Welcome Pandas!

Animal lovers in Ontario will be excited to know that the Toronto Zoo will be welcoming a set of Pandas later this month!  For the second time ever, two giant pandas will be coming...