Budget-friendly options for an Affordable Summer Oasis #ChurchAndDwight

We have a beautiful deck with an amazing view in the side of the house. I often sit out there and watch the kids play, drink tea with my friends or BBQ with the family. Last year for Mother’s Day I received a beautiful patio set for the deck. Every year we buy a newContinue Reading …

Family Camping Tips for the Wilderness

Family camp outs can be a lot of fun, until someone realizes that they are not prepared for something unexpected.  It is the preparedness that usually makes people over-pack for a camping trip, for fear that they will leave something behind that they may or may not need. Here are 5 family camping tips thatContinue Reading …

Free Things for Families in the Winter

The colder months of winter bring plenty of activities that families can do together.  While some of those activities, like skiing, can cost quite a bit of money for families to do on a regular basis, many other activities will not cost anything at all. I know we have all had extremely cold temperatures thisContinue Reading …

Working Outdoors: What Can I Do?

Photo image There are many choices of jobs to do that involve spending most of you time outside. But finding the one for you may be a little bit tricky, so here are a list of the most common outdoor careers that pay well. Landscaper This is a type of construction worker who moves aroundContinue Reading …

Simple Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Fun, Child-Friendly Haven

As a parent, you want your kids to have loads of fun, but you also want to make sure they’re safe. If you have a garden, this is a great spot for children to enjoy outdoor play and get some fresh air. If you’d like to make your backyard more child-friendly, you don’t need toContinue Reading …

Enjoy the Outdoors While Protecting your Family (Giveaway CAN)

Summer may be coming to an end for many but enjoying time outdoors with your family does not need to end. We still have plenty of great weather ahead of us and I for one am always looking for a reason to hang out and enjoy it. If if it gets a bit cooler, weContinue Reading …

5 Reasons to get a Parks Canada Discovery Pass

Canada is really an amazing place to live, grow and raise a family. The ever changing landscape, four distinctive seasons and friendly people makes it a great place for travelers and locals to discover year after year. I have been very fortunate to live in and explore many of the provinces throughout this great country.Continue Reading …

Planning A Family Camping Vacation

A family camping vacation can be a lot of fun once you finally get set up at the campground.  The hardest parts are figuring out where and when to camp and what you will need to bring with you. It is usually best to look at campgrounds a few months in advance of your trip,Continue Reading …