Canoe Camping on the Madawaska

When everyone told us our life would change because we had children we were in a bit of denial, but they were right. It did change (for the better).  But instead of denying… Continue reading

Mew Lake Yurt

We recently had the opportunity to stay in a yurt at Mew Lake Campground in Algonquin Park.  Mew Lake campground is open all year round and is located at KM 30.8 of HWY… Continue reading

Silver Lake and Sharbot Lake Provincial Park

This weekend we went to Maberly to get chickens.  When I found out we were going to Maberly, which is just 30km West of Perth, I searched online for places we could stop… Continue reading

Baby in Bahamas

We recently went on a trip with our daughter to Grand Island Bahamas.  We spent a week at Memories Grand Bahamas in Freeport.  This was our first trip down south with a baby… Continue reading


I’ve never snowshoed so much in my life as I have this year.  Normally we spend our winters ice climbing and cross country skiing but since Lux can’t ice climb yet and we… Continue reading

Winterlude 2016

Winterlude has been a tradition of ours for many years and we were excited to introduce our daughter, Lux (who is 10 months old), to our tradition as a family.  She can’t skate… Continue reading

Follow Your Feet Patch

As a KEEN Canada ambassador I get to promote a company I love and they recently started a new campaign.  This year they decided to take a different approach to encourage their fans… Continue reading

Ottawa Valley Stroller Series

I was recently given the opportunity (thanks to Outdoor Womens Alliance) to test out a Thule Urban Glide stroller. It arrived at the perfect time – hunting season. For the two weeks of… Continue reading

Half a Year

Never in my life have I celebrated a half year before this week. Growing up as the years went by, there were only a few birthdays that were really significant. 10 was special… Continue reading

Driftwood Provincial Park

We had been wanting to take Lux camping all summer but between travelling out west and home projects we never got around to it.  Once we finally had the time to go we… Continue reading