This year's Winterlude (an everything winter celebration) in Ottawa, Ontario runs from February 3 to 20, 2017. Winterlude has seen upwards of 600,000 people in previous years and as Canada celebrates the 150th anniversary of Confederation, this year's winter celebration will most likely draw larger crowds due to more events and activities related to this special … [Read more...]
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*Last updated August 2016 Dallas is the fourth largest city in Texas and has a completely different feel than its nearby neighbours – Fort Worth and Grapevine. With the State Fair of Texas coming up (September 30 - October 23, 2016 to be exact), we've updated this post for families heading to Dallas this year. Here are 12 of the city’s best kid-friendly places, spaces and … [Read more...]
*This post was updated June 2016 CityPASS is a budget friendly way to see several of Seattle's popular tourist attractions. For $74 per adult and $54 per child (4-12 years old), families can save up to 50% on Seattle's 5 best attractions with CityPASS: The Space Needle, Seattle Aquarium, Argosy Harbor Cruises, a choice between Museum of Pop Culture or … [Read more...]
St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands is a beautiful island destination known for smooth, white-sand beaches and clear, turquoise waters perfect for swimming and water sports. Situated east of Puerto Rico and south-east of Miami in the Caribbean Sea, the island’s 32 square miles offer a lively and exceptional family friendly getaway. If your family is on an Eastern … [Read more...]
It's been a while since I've been able to enjoy a meal at a prix fixe dining event like Winterlicious and Summerlicious. Before kids, my husband and I would check out multiple restaurants during each event. I think one time we made reservations for 4 restaurants over a 2 week span. I wouldn't recommend that unless you like visiting the gym multiple times a week - I don't so you … [Read more...]