What can go wrong, CAN go wrong. We all read the stories of those perfect trips. For some, nothing "Ever" goes wrong. For us, we have finally reached our statistical threshold and experienced a worst-case travel scenario. This is a story of when a House Hunting Trip goes wrong. Successful but wrong, there is a difference. Everyone has that [...]
Museums are always a great place to visit with children, however, it can become quite expensive to visit a museum. They are, however, hands down the best way to both entertain and educate your children. Exploring the Ottawa Museums with kids doesn't have to be a chore, nor does it have to break the bank, because let's be [...]
It's been 4 long years that we have lived in Germany, and while I will miss my new home incredibly, there is nothing like being back on Canadian soil. I didn't even realize how much I missed Canada until we were visiting in April, to find a house at our new location. There are a handful of quirks, [...]
Even though recreational marijuana is legal in several US states, and will be legal in Canada starting October 17, possession of marijuana is still a criminal offence under US federal law. In 2014, Matthew Harvey made national headlines when he was denied entry, at the age of 37, for having admitted to smoking marijuana when he was 18. [...]
Ottawa, our nation’s capital. Moving to a new country can be scary. But moving back home can be just as nerve-racking. How has my home changed while we have been away? How have we changed while being away? Will we go back to some of the same bad habits we were forced to drop when we first left Canada? [...]
Choosing to travel full time while on maternity leave doesn't have to be a hard decision to make. Here are a few tips on how to start it off, and a few great reasons why you need to do it.