Travel

How to Prevent & Manage Roadside Problems on Road Trips

Growing up in a family that takes road trips seriously – we travelled to and from Dauphin, Manitoba several times a year to visit relatives alone – my Dad has made sure that I know what to look for before I head out on a trip. Indeed, not only my Dad, but my siblings will [...]

By | July 26th, 2016|Categories: British Columbia, Travel|0 Comments

Road Trip Recap: My Week on Vancouver Island

I’m back from my glorious week spent on Vancouver Island and trying to get out of vacation mode (mainly by going back to eating vegetables and not having afternoon tea daily. Sigh.) For those of you that are just tuning in, I spent a week travelling to Vancouver Island and staying in the capital city [...]

By | July 15th, 2016|Categories: British Columbia, Travel|5 Comments

8 Tips for Planning the Perfect Summer Road Trip

Let me preface this post with a disclaimer: no road trip is going to be perfect. You’re going to have to roll with the punches, deal with sick kids/dog/spouse or even get to your hotel and have a reservation mix-up. While we try to plan to the best of our ability, there’s always something that [...]

By | June 30th, 2016|Categories: British Columbia, Travel|2 Comments

Ten Things to Do on Your Edmonton Staycation

From Webster's Dictionary: stay·ca·tion ˌstāˈkāSHn/ A vacation spent in one's home country rather than abroad, or one spent at home and involving day trips to local attractions. I love a good staycation, relaxing in your own home and exploring your own city, so I have no idea why I haven't written about this before. True [...]

By | June 28th, 2016|Categories: Alberta, Travel|5 Comments

The Best Podcasts for Road Trips

Nothing helps the time pass while on a road trip or a long flight than a good, engrossing podcast and today, I'm going to share with you what I consider to be the best podcasts for road trips. The No Sleep Podcast This is easily my favourite podcast to listen to while on the road. Karlynn and I [...]

By | June 27th, 2016|Categories: Road Tripping|Tags: |10 Comments