I think this is one of the best things to do with your kids this weekend! Visit one of the selected fire stations for the annual open house! It's free, and who doesn't love those fire trucks? I hear you'll be able to tour the trucks as well as get some valuable tips and fire … Continue reading Fire Station Open House in Montreal!
It's that time of year again with Mont Sutton (one of our favourite mountains) has its annual Fall festival. Starting this Saturday September 16th, the fall festival will run for the next few weeks. Ride the chairlifts and see the changing trees as well as enjoy some fantastic festivities. The day will including the following: … Continue reading Mont Sutton’s Fall Festival
I've written about maximizing a hotel room in the past, and there are a lot of things you can do to make it easier. My golden rule is to always get a suite or some kind of room with a division if possible. Yes it's a bit more, but having a divide between where the … Continue reading Hotel Room with Kids – Bed Strategy!
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
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!
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
Going away for the weekend can be very relaxing, or stressful if you have kids. Sometimes I look at my husband and ask him what's the point. No seriously... what is the point? We load the car with so much stuff and we're only gone for a night. With only two kids (and one of … Continue reading Packing for a Weekend Trip
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
If you know me personally, you know i'm slightly obsessed with sleep training and schedules. With my oldest son, I sought the help of a professional sleep consultant when he was around 9 months old, Tracy from Sleep Tight Solutions, to help me get my guy to nap. It worked wonders, and although we've had … Continue reading Jet Lag while Traveling with Kids