Top 10 Places to Visit – Travel Bucket List

top 10 places to visit

Not every place we visit has to be a warm Tropical Island, some places are just next door, in the next Province, State or Country. We go where our hearts desire, whether it be by a boat, plane, train or even a car. Below you will find my top 10 places to visit.   While these locations listed may not be your choice of a destination, they intrigue me, through a movie, book, or show. I want to visit places with spectacular views, where every picture you take is an unforgettable memory. … Continue reading

5 Free Toronto Events to Attend in February 2019

Free Toronto Events

Do you get the winter Blahs? Tired of hibernating from the cold that has suddenly appeared. Why not head out and attend one of these 5 free Toronto Events in February. I know it’s only January, however many can be visited this month and some extend into March. Just check the websites of the event for further details. Date Night, Valentines Day or Family Day fun, there is something for everyone to enjoy. 5 Free Toronto Events Winter Lights Exhibition – Ontario Place, West Island Public Skating – Evergreen Brick Works until … Continue reading

Fall Events in the GTA – In and Beyond the City 2018

Fall Events

Fall is almost upon us and it is the time to get outside and enjoy the cooler air and the trees changing colours. Before heading out take a look at what kind of fun family Fall events or attractions you can visit to make the day out even better. During the Fall season, there are many things that you can do with family. There are fairs, pumpkin fests and more. See below for a list of ideas for September, October and November. I spent some time looking online for events … Continue reading

Exhibition Place Home of the CNE – 2018 Highlights

Exhibition place

Each year thousands of families head down to the Exhibition Place home of the CNE to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Canadian National Exhibition. Visiting each year is part of our Family Traditions. Exhibition Place Home of the CNE – 2018 Highlights This year we headed down to the CNE on the last weekend of  The Ex. It started off a rainy day, but shortly after we entered the gates, the rain let up. We purchased our daughter a wristband so she could go on the rides all day. … Continue reading

Family Traditions Continue at The CNE 2018

Family Traditions

On August 17th, 2018,  The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE ) returns for another year. We are excited to continue our family traditions by visiting. So many memories are made and it is part of the summer vacation that our daughter enjoys the best. There are certain things that just have to be done together that create family traditions. Last July Canada celebrated its 150th Birthday. The Canadian National Exhibition continued the celebrations. Various exhibits and signs highlighted Canadian history and all that is loved and cherished in our country. Visiting … Continue reading

Splash Pads Around the GTA – Staying Cool in the Heat

Splash pads

Summer’s here and as the temperature gets unbearable, head out to a park with pools or a splash pads to stay cool. We have a few local ones and on hot days we stay cool from the summer heat at the park, splashing in the water. If you live in or around Toronto, there are many places to cool down and splash around. It doesn’t matter where in the city you live in, there is a splash pad near you. These splash pads and pools tend to be free, so … Continue reading