FAMILY TRAVEL: TREMBLANT with Kids in TOw

FAMILY TRAVEL: TREMBLANT with Kids in TOw

“It’s not a life skill,” said my eight-year-old when we told him that he’d be in ski school on the first day of our family ski trip to Tremblant, one of Quebec’s biggest ski resorts located about an hour drive north of Montreal (six hours from Toronto by car.) Truth...
Arrowhead Provincial Park Skate Trail

Arrowhead Provincial Park Skate Trail

What is more Canadian than skating through a forest? It seems that all roads head north in the summer, but we say head in that direction in winter too. A 10-minute drive north of Huntsville in the heart of Muskoka is Arrowhead Provincial Park. Situated around...
Family Travel: Ottawa with Kids in TOw

Family Travel: Ottawa with Kids in TOw

It is so easy to be a tourist in Ottawa. And the best part is that there are so many family-friendly destinations in walking distance, even for little legs in TOw. We spent a quick weekend in the National Capital. It’s impossible to fit in all the sights in one go but...
Road Trip: Decew Falls

Road Trip: Decew Falls

Chasing waterfalls? Here is one – actually two – not to miss. About 100km southwest of Toronto, just outside of St. Catharines is Decew Falls. It is home to two waterfalls, the larger falls are a short (and accessible) walk to view from the Morningstar Mill. For...
Family Travel: The Bruce Peninsula in Ontario

Family Travel: The Bruce Peninsula in Ontario

Oh Ontario. There is so much of you to discover. We skipped TOwn and went west and north to explore the Bruce, a gorgeous piece of the province filled with beaches, bays, forests and farms. With the Georgian Bluffs (near Wiarton) as our home base, we day tripped up...