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BubbleBum Inflatable Booster Seat Giveaway
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  I honestly can’t remember where I first saw the BubbleBum inflatable booster seat, but I immediately knew that it would be a great solution for our traveling family. I had been researching the smallest and skinniest booster seats for … Read More

the tamarind barbados – a family friendly boutique hotel
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“Make sure you tell them about the hotel ! It was great ! ” This was the enthusiastic response I received from my children when I asked them which places I should recommend in my Guide to Barbados for Families. Rarely have … Read More

a guide to barbados – with kids
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  I want to start this post off by saying that I am a little biased when it comes to Barbados. We first visited when my children were one and four years old respectively. During their daily naps, I would … Read More

vancouver’s new 4 door car2go – take the family
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  When car2go approached me about reviewing their new 4 door, 5 person Mercedes for Vancouver, it took me about 1 second to say yes. I have been a big fan of their car sharing service for a number of … Read More

brooklyn and beyond with a toddler
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  I would like to thank my endlessly stylish friend Sarah Dohm and her adorable toddler son for the following post about Brooklyn and beyond.  My small family of three commits to time on the Northern New Jersey coast each … Read More

a guide to ucluelet, british columbia – with kids
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  I booked a night for our family in the little town of Ucluelet because Tofino, our planned destination, was sold out. I couldn’t help but feel a little sorry for Ucluelet, because having Tofino as a neighbour must be … Read More

a guide to tofino, british columbia – with kids
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    My kids give Tofino, British Columbia a ten out of ten. In all of our travels, there have been precious few perfect tens, and it pleases me that one of the few comes from a place so close to … Read More

the long beach lodge resort – tofino
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  I had been eyeing up Tofino’s Long Beach Lodge Resort on Vancouver Island’s wild and rugged West Coast for quite a while. Our family had fallen head over heels in love with Tofino’s stunning beaches and Day-Glo anemone filled tidal … Read More

pumpkin picking – greater vancouver 2015
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  If picking your own pumpkins is part of your family plan for this October, here is a rundown of some favorite pumpkin patches around Vancouver and the Lower Mainland (including Richmond, Langley, Delta, Maple Ridge, Surrey and Abbotsford).  Google … Read More