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Hometown Tourist : Duck Pond Bed & Breakfast

Hometown Tourist : Duck Pond Bed & Breakfast

It’s that time again – Time for another edition of Hometown Tourist! Today’s focus is going to be a little different – as I introduce you to an adorable little bed and breakfast my husband and I discovered in the small town of Leamington, Ontario […]

Viva Las Vegas!

Viva Las Vegas!

Now that I have had a chance to get home and settled, the time has come to share my great vacation last week with all of you! A week of fun, sun, cold drinks and great company. Who could ask for more, right? Just backing […]

Hometown Tourist: Detroit River Ford Fireworks

Hometown Tourist: Detroit River Ford Fireworks

May is now upon us, and for my family (at least) I know that with May comes serious discussion of our summer plans! We start to plot out our weekends, figure out when we are taking vacations, and go through the various summer festivals and […]

National Parks Canada 150 : What You Need to Know

National Parks Canada 150 : What You Need to Know

As I am sure you are aware at this point, unless you live under a rock, this year marks Canada’s 150th anniversary. To celebrate there are several events and festivities being planned across the country, but the one that seems to have blown up my […]

Packing for Vegas

Packing for Vegas

Tomorrow is the day! After a crazy year of school, starting my business and a big career change, my husband and I are finally taking some down time and going on vacation. Tomorrow we catch our flight and head to Las Vegas for a week […]

Hometown Tourist : Wolfhead Distillery

Hometown Tourist : Wolfhead Distillery

My husband and I have a rule when it comes to events like Christmas and Birthdays – rather than spending money on actual physical gifts, we prefer events and experiences. This could mean something as simple as a dinner together at a favourite restaurant, or […]

Hometown Tourist

Hometown Tourist

While we all lust for the excitement of our next big vacation, pouring over websites of all inclusive resorts and cruise ships, I have recently stopped to seriously consider all that is available right here in my hometown! I moved to the Windsor/Essex area in […]

Travel Flashback : Las Vegas

Travel Flashback : Las Vegas

My husband and I are starting our countdown to our May 2017 holiday in Las Vegas, and it only seemed fitting that I do another travel flashback post – this time sharing our first trip to Las Vegas in 2014. If you missed our on […]

Tips for Traveling with your Pups

Tips for Traveling with your Pups

While my husband and I LOVE our travel, and have a bucket list of places we would like to visit a mile long, our travel plans are almost always better when we can include our two favourite four-legged travel companions. Its almost comical how many […]

Travel Flashback : Tanzania and Mount Kilimanjaro

Travel Flashback : Tanzania and Mount Kilimanjaro

Most couples celebrate their first anniversary with a romantic dinner, a bottle of wine, or a weekend at a quiet bed and breakfast. My husband and I don’t exactly fit the ‘most couples’ definition… in 2013 we spent our first anniversary in Tanzania climbing Mount […]