Fun with kids

Why a city girl loves the rural life

March 31, 2016

I was a city girl. I grew up in Toronto in the 80s and 90s.  In Toronto, not the suburbs.  I, like a lot of city kids, couldn’t imagine not living in the city.  What would you do?  When I went to University I chose to move to Vancouver because that was the only other […]

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Fun with kids

Easter at the Salt Spring Island Cheese Company

March 28, 2016

One of the annual events I’ve grown attached to since having kids is Easter Sunday at the Salt Spring Island Cheese Company family farm. The farm is generally open to the public and is well visited by tourists and locals alike to purchase their soft goat cheese and enjoy the beautiful property.  However their busiest […]

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Paddling with kids

Day Paddle to Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park

March 28, 2016

We are planning on canoeing 1,000 km this summer with our kids. We’ve been talking about it for months now.  We are committed to the plan, but when I heard my husband telling a friend today, out loud, it seemed a little farfetched.  The friend was skeptical.  “That’s ambitious” he said. We have two training […]

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