Big-Five Marathon in an African Game Park

Running with Wild Animals – Literally This June I will be setting off to South Africa to fulfill one of my bucket list dreams. Simply going to Africa is my bucket list dream but I feel this trip...

I was Star Struck by Mo Willems

Tonight I had the opportunity to meet the amazing, spectacular, brilliant, spiffy, one and only – Mo Willems. For those of you who don’t have a child under the age of 12, Mo Willems is the...

Fun Family Meals – At Home Restaurant

Are you looking for a way to make an ordinary meal into a special fun dinner night for your family? Here is an idea to get kids excited about dinner. They can be involved as much or as little as they ...

Fun Decluttering with Kids

It is possible to have fun decluttering with kids!  Living with children can get cluttered. Kids love stuff.  They want things and are constantly given things to bring home. It can be stressful to ...

Leo Romano – driver 32

Today is my fathers 70th birthday.  I think about what he would have done on this day if he were still alive.  He didn’t like to make a fuss but he probably would have enjoyed watching a race...

I am enough

This is a story of a girl guiding her father through the passage from his life to beyond.  In his final moments, as she helped hold his head up, she started to tell his legacy.  She is not even sure...

Whistler Via Ferrata

After finding doing my first via ferrata with kids last summer in Italy, I simply had to do it again.  Luckily for me, I live very close to 1 of the 3 via ferratas in Canada at the time – Whi...

Forest Night Run Party

A few nights ago, I hosted the 4th annual “Doll Classic” run.  Ok, the name is pretty lame I agree.  Let me explain. It all started in 2012 when my friend MJ asked me if I was interested...

Norquay Via Ferrata

I had a wonderful opportunity to climb the Mount Norquay via ferrata in Banff, Alberta this summer.  On any holiday I like to get up close and personal with the mountains and doing a via ferrata is ...

Squamish Via Ferrata

I had a chance to climb the very new Via Ferrata in Squamish BC this summer. It was my fourth via ferrata and it was by far the easiest. It is a great one to take children on as it is quite short, it...