Summer Staycation Tips and Ideas – Round Up

School is almost out and with the idea of going on vacation being so expensive most families are opting for the idea of a "staycation".  While a great idea, it will also save you money and your family time will have never been spent wiser. I myself was looking into what we can do this summer, the … [Read more...]

England Trip 2013: The Waffle House in St.Albans

We had breakfast at a few different places during our vacation in England but one of the best has to be at The Waffle House in St.Albans. Loved everything about our experience there. It was actually a last minute decision that my cousin-in-law decided to take us there before we started our … [Read more...]

England Trip 2013: The London Eye

I was in England decades ago as a young child. I remember doing all the major touristy things like the Royal Palace, standing beside a Royal guard, seeing the London Bridge and Big Ben etc.. But it was different doing those things this time around with my husband and son. The first thing we went … [Read more...]

England Trip 2013: Our Air Transat Flights

After a lot of price checking between other airlines we decided to go with Air Transat as they were the least expensive.  I'm someone who believes that a cheaper price doesn't mean LESS quality. And I was right :) I paid extra for seat selection because I really wanted my son to get a window … [Read more...]

Count Down to our England Trip Part 2

Four more sleeps until we board Air Transat for our England trip! I think we are pretty much all set. I just need to check that our insurance covers our travels. Knowing my bad luck I will need it! The past two times that my hubs and I went on vacation before baby were our honeymoon and our Spain … [Read more...]

Count Down to our England Trip Part 1

About 10 days left until we leave for a vacation in England and though I should be totally excited (I am I really am!!),  in the back of my mind I am getting worried how my 4 year old son will do on the flight. It will be his first time on a commercial plane. I also mentioned before on this blog … [Read more...]