America

Mmmmmm. Favorite Meals Abroad.

Japanese food

Right there with secretly checking out the men, trying out new food is one of my favorite things about travel. And we all love to eat. Our family crest might as well bear baked chicken with potatoes and veggies and the motto “You shall never go hungry!” It’s only right we share with your our favorite …

For Moms Only: Swings Around the World

Once you become a Mom you swing into high gear and suddenly it’s all about the kids. These swings from around the world are for you, Moms, to give you the perfect opportunity to slow down. Lost in Thailand A far cry from peace and quiet, Thailand however offers other advantages: exploring the sacred Wat Phra …

Family Travel Bloggers Reveal: Things to do With Kids in Toronto

downtown Toronto

Admit defeat. There are so many cool things to do with kids in Toronto you’d have to move there to be able to do them all. Since we only managed to do a five out of possibly hundred, we enlisted the help of family travel bloggers to helps us choose kids’ all time favorites. So you can decide …

“A” favorite in eat the world challenge

There’s something about American food that puts a smile on my face and it makes my mouth water. I don’t mean just burgers and fries, but ribs, pulled pork, clam chowder, fried chicken, gravy, rich chocolate fudge and brownies and Boston cream pie and well, I could just go naming it, but I’ll stop. Or …

Crazy European Swimming in Lake Huron

lake huron

The absolute highlight of our Canadian journey was the weekend stay at lake Huron. A cozy cottage on the shore, an array of activities, good food and lots of sunshine. What would’ve made it perfect was a dip in the lake. But one couldn’t, right? Not in the middle of September? We arrived to our destination early in …

Pick One of the Thousand Islands

Thousand Islands

I first heard of the term Thousand Islands a few years ago, when ordering a salad dressing at the local McDonald’s. It was actually always my favorite and at that time I thought it was just a name, like any other. Then somebody mentioned there truly was a place of Thousand Islands. I immediately pictured tropical …