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Review of Marina Fiesta Resort & Spa – Family trip to Cabo

Review of Marina Fiesta Resort & Spa – Family trip to Cabo

We chose the Marina Fiesta Resort for our family vacation mainly because of its location in Cabo.  We wanted to be close to the action with the flexibility to walk into town for shopping and nightlife.  Funny thing is, we never actually took advantage of […]

10 Must pack items for a beach vacation with baby!

10 Must pack items for a beach vacation with baby!

We just got back from a fabulous family trip to Cabo San Lucas – Mexico!  We stayed at an All Inclusive resort near the marina and the beach, with swimming pools and a great kids area! I probably over-packed as both Hudson and I came […]

Summer Christmas in Australia

Summer Christmas in Australia

We were hoping Hudson would be experiencing his first roll in the snow by now, but the Boxing Day flurries we expected here in Vancouver quickly turned to rain… The Christmas snow that we were hoping would stick around, was washed away. My parents picked […]

Hudson’s first trip to the Zoo

Hudson’s first trip to the Zoo

In Hudson’s baby book there is a section for “baby’s first trip to the zoo” so apparently this is quite the milestone…  I figured what better zoo to visit for Hudson’s first zoo than Taronga while visiting Sydney!  It’s critters have million dollar harbour views, […]

Packing for a long-haul flight with baby

Packing for a long-haul flight with baby

We are leaving tomorrow for Sydney, Australia, and although packing for this 15+ hour flight seemed like a daunting task, I’m happy to report we are ready to go!  It’s not Hudson’s first flight – Click Here for Tips on Flying with a Baby, but […]

Checking off Charleston!

Checking off Charleston!

It’s no wonder Charleston has been named  “Most Romantic”, “Best Foodie City” and even “Top City in the United States.”  Charleston is charming, friendly, and small enough to walk everywhere!  Colorful mansions line the waterfront, the climate is warm, and the food is heavenly.  We […]

Holiday in the Costa Brava

Holiday in the Costa Brava

Just a couple hours north of Barcelona is the Costa Brava – translating to “Rugged Coast”. This region is absolutely beautiful and has long stretches of beach and resorts.  My dad who is from Barcelona booked us in at the SIlken Park Hotel San Jorge: […]

Tips for Visiting Barcelona with a Baby

Tips for Visiting Barcelona with a Baby

Barcelona has always been one of my favorite cities!  I think this must have been my 7th or 8th visit, but my very 1st with baby Hudson in tow!  The main purpose of the trip was to visit my father (who is from Barcelona and […]

Simple Tips for Flying with a Baby

Simple Tips for Flying with a Baby

Flying (even long distances) with a baby does not need to be stressful!  In fact We (baby H and I) really enjoyed it!  When Hudson was 3.5 months old, Mark and I took him on an oversees flight from Vancouver to London and it was […]

7 Reasons Why I Finally Started a Blog

7 Reasons Why I Finally Started a Blog

I started a Travel Blog in 2005 and although I faithfully posted for over 5 years, I let it fizzle out once I was working full-time cruising at Sea.  Internet wasn’t cheap, and sadly… I ultimately lost interest.  I knew this hobby of mine would […]