Victoria B.C. reminds me of Europe. The buildings, the layout of the downtown… We spend the first day wandering around downtown in the morning and having an afternoon tea with the kid’s great grandmother and great-aunt in the afternoon. We stayed with their Great Uncle and his wonderful family. The kids have thoroughly enjoyed […]
Epic Road Trip Day 15 – Victoria Bound Today was a lot of traveling, but it was beautiful! We drove Kamloops to Victoria. And since Victoria is on Vancouver Island, that included an hour and a half long ferry ride, which is one of my favorite water journeys. The kids were completely delighted to be […]
Kamloops, B.C.!!! My hubby and I lived here from 2002 to 2004 and we have so many fond memories of this little city. Our first child was born here and we went most places on foot, so coming back brought a rush a memories of wearing my little guy all around town in my sling.
Epic Road Trip days 7-12 You may have noticed my lack of posting the last few days, and that is due to my extremely limited internet access. I managed to get to Tim Hortons and use the free wifi a few times to post to instagram, but that was about it. To be honest, I […]
Our Epic Road trip is taking us to Canada today. We will spend the next week visiting my father in law in Alberta. I don’t know if he has wifi, so if you don’t hear fro me, rest assured that I am writing and taking pictures and will be back in a week or so. […]
Everyone keeps making the same comment when they hear about the epic road trip I am taking this summer to the Pacific Northwest with my 4 kids and my sister. “You’re so brave!” I’m not sure why this is. Lots of people take road trips and doing it with 4 kids… well, having 4 kids […]
Epic Road Trip Day 3 started refreshingly cool… The cooler temps were one of the things I looked forward to most before the trip started and I wasn’t disappointed when we woke up to a cool breeze blowing in the window of my Uncle’s home. I took the kids to play on the patio so […]
Epic Road Trip Adventure – Day 2, New Mexico Lessons learned thus far on our epic road trip adventure: Children can and do go through multiple pairs of clothes every day. Making scary faces at your sister and making her scream can and will get your electronics taken away. Mommy doesn’t know the difference […]
Packing for our Epic Road Trip adventure! Today is Day 1 of our Epic Road Trip Adventure! But the preparations began last week when we pulled all of the camping gear out of the shed to take stock of what we had and what we needed.
DIY Shaving Gel Today’s post is by my lovely friend Alison. She is mastering lots of DIY recipes for using around her home and I begged her to share her DIY shaving gel with us! Enjoy! I have become addicted to making my own household products! It has become a fun game to find […]