If you're looking for some original things to do, but wanting to stick to a budget it can be tough. I'm always looking for those special outings and I've come up with a list of free activities for kids in Montreal. The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts The museum has free weekend workshops for kids. … Continue reading Free Activities for Kids in Montreal
Last week, we took our toddler (3 years old to be exact) to new heights by visiting Montreal's Voiles en Voiles in the Old Port. If your child is currently going through the pirate stage (like ours), Voiles en Voiles is a great place to try something new, burn tons of energy and satisfy their … Continue reading Toddler Friendly Voiles en Voiles
This past week has been so much fun our family. We rented a cottage about an hour north of Montreal. The weather was so amazing, the lake was just perfect, and even better... it was quality family time with no distractions from things like the Internet or TV. What was important for us was to … Continue reading Village du Père Noël- A Great Place for Toddlers!
Looking for something unique to do this weekend? Why not head down to old Montreal for a pedal boat Rental. Pedal boat rentals in old Montreal aren't well know, but should be! It's fun for everyone in the family and you get to see the beautiful city from the water! Whether you are with friends, … Continue reading Pedal Boat Rentals in Old Montreal
I'll be honest with you, traveling with kids can be tough. I love to travel and am the first one to start planning our next family trip, but in the back of my mind I'm always hoping and praying it all works out. Please no melt downs, please be into the activities, and please sleep! … Continue reading Tremblant Village with Kids
Trying water sports has never been so easy and accessible! On July 8-9th, the Quebec Marine Association (QMA) invites you to the Nautical Fest, a unique celebration who will be held all around Quebec, on the Saint-Lawrence River, lakes and riverbanks. During the weekend, more than 100 water stakeholders including several marinas, ports of call, … Continue reading Trying Water Sports Has Never Been Easier with the Nautical Fest
It's been 7 months of hype, and Canada's 150 celebration is finally here! Want to see the parade or attend the big party in Montreal? We've got the details here! The parade The annual Canada Day parade will take place starting at 11 a.m. at the corner of Ste-Catherine and Fort Street. The parade will … Continue reading What to do in Montreal on Canada Day
We just got back from strawberry picking in Montreal at Quinn Farm. (Well outside of Montreal) It was so much fun spending the time together as a family on such a beautiful day. It feels like it's been so long since we had a great outing. Last summer I was pregnant, in full-blown renovation mode, and … Continue reading Family Fun – Strawberry Picking
It's St Jean Baptiste Day, one of the biggest holidays in Quebec. With so many celebrations around the island, it's no wonder everyone enjoys the day! The main Montreal event is the annual parade which starts at the corner of St-Denis and Boucher Sts. at 1 p.m. today as it makes its way south until … Continue reading Happy Fête Nationale! What to do today?
It's my favourite time of year! It's strawberry picking season, and like many families across the island, we will be heading to Quinn Farm to pick some delicious quebec strawberries! The strawberry season starts today at Quinn Farm and the fields will be open from 10am - 4pm. The cost to visit the farm is … Continue reading Strawberry Season at Quinn Farm