What I learned traveling alone

Hi everyone! Every time I see a plane in the air I wondered where it is off to and when my next trip will be? A few years ago I started to really gain interest in traveling and exploring our planet. Beginning to develop a bucket list of places I've taken every chance to cross…

Have you taken a cruise?

Hi everyone! Back from a long weekend and a wonderful birthday yesterday. I was completely spoiled and overwhelmed with how thoughtful everyone was. Long, well crafted birthday messages and calls – contributed to my ever lasting smile. After breakfast with the family I turned on the tv while I finished a coffee to start watching…

Travel Bucket List

Happy Travel Tuesdays! I could go on and on about how much I love to travel. As I age I’ve preferred to spent money on experiences versus materialistic items. Funny how I don’t look back twice on travelling costs but shelling out hundreds for shoes, not a chance! Maybe this will change if I become…

3 in 1 Wrap Styles

Hi Everyone! When I was in Australia a few of my travel buddies who were backpacking were raving over a their Turkish wraps. They used them in many different ways and was easy to carry around with them. By the end of my trip I was sold and picked one up at a local mall….

Purse Essentials

Most of us have items we like to keep with us when we leave home to run errands or meet friends. For some of us these are a few items and for others (mostly me) we carry way too many things with us. I typically have random things in my purse but in an effort…

Tips for Packing Lightly

Happy Travel Tuesday! One thing I’ve learned in my travels is packing light is essential if you’ll be walking and traveling with your items quiet often during your travels. When I went on a Contiki majority of our stays were one night and a few were two nights. Living out of a suitcase for one…

Family Road Trip

One of the most important things in life to me is my family. We are thick as thieves and always have each other’s back. Together we have learned to get over disagreements quickly and look at the bigger picture of what will really matters. Learning these lessons have made family trips an enjoyable experience. We…

Where are you from?

Happy Monday everyone! Writing this blog last night I was sitting on the balcony of our hotel room listening to a few people smashing in the pool below and live music happening in the village square. Over these last few days I’ve meet people from a few different cities and even a different country. Out…

Summerlicious

Have you ever wanted to try a restaurant but it happens to be way out of your price range? If you said yes, you’re not alone, I run across this quite often especially living in an expensive city. Luckily Toronto has run a program with over 200 hundred restaurants offering fixed three course meals for…

Luggage Buying Guide

Summer time is prime time to travel and explore our planet. Even if it’s a quick weekend getaway to a local city, you’ll have to pack a bag to go! As a lady who packs a lot, I’ve learned from experience what to look for when buying a bag or luggage to haul my items…

Camping Guide 

Hi Everyone! Hope you had a wonderful weekend and your week started off well yesterday. My apologies for the post being a few hours later than it typically is up. After arriving home yesterday I was completely exhausted and tried to clean up a bit before an earlier bed time. Summer camping season has began!…

Ski Resorts in the Summer

Happy Travel Tuesday! Summer is here but you would think we’re in spring based on all of our rainy days. Fingers crossed this changes soon because after a cold winter most of us are ready for some sunny days outside. This year I did take advantage of trying to snowboard it’s a lot more difficult than I…