Everything you need to know before you go to the Granby Zoo

Everything you need to know before you go to the Granby Zoo

Happy Canada Day! It's been a hot weekend here in Montreal, but I'll take that over -40C any day of the week! Yesterday we took the kids to the Granby Zoo. We haven't been with the kids before so I was excited to see the animals and watch them get excited over their favourite animals. [...]

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Winter at the Zoo in Quebec

Winter at the Zoo in Quebec

At this time of year I find that cabin fever is really setting in. It's frustrating because it's hard to find really great activities for the kids - we're all going crazy and there are only so many more tobogganing days or indoor play park days that we can all handle. We know spring is [...]

Free Activities for Kids in Montreal

Free Activities for Kids in Montreal

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. [...]

Toddler Friendly Voiles en Voiles

Toddler Friendly Voiles en Voiles

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 [...]

Happy Fête Nationale! What to do today?

Happy Fête Nationale! What to do today?

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 [...]

Laval’s Grande Fête des Pompiers

Laval’s Grande Fête des Pompiers

If your kids love firefighters, then Laval’s Grande Fête des Pompiers is a great event to check out! It's a weekend filled with family-friendly activities as well as safety tips. The festival runs from  June 2 to 4 at Centropolis. You can see the parade of vintage fire trucks, the kids zone, entertainment, bouncy castles, and [...]