British Columbia

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|6 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

The Fabulous Esurance “Hit the Road” Giveaway!

I consider myself extremely lucky that I get to write for a living, and not only that, be able to take my friends and family on crazy fun adventures when the time comes. This time around it’s going to be a crazy adventure with one of my long time best friends, Kandice. She and I [...]

By | June 25th, 2016|Categories: British Columbia, Travel|98 Comments

Why I Want To Move To Cowichan Bay, BC

That's it, I'm packing my bags and moving somewhere warmer.

By | November 29th, 2014|Categories: British Columbia, Travel|16 Comments