July 1, 2017

Our stop at Rideau Acres near Kingston, Ontario was lots of fun. I spent four great years in Kingston, 20 years ago, working hard to graduate from Queen’s with an engineering degree. It was fun to take Jeff and the kids around to all my old haunts and to experience the...

July 1, 2017

We could not have planned it better if we tried. The stars aligned and the chance encounter of two best friends, Riley and Reggie will remain a highlight of the trip for sure…

Reggie and Riley were best friends back in Calgary. After meeting in Kindergarten they became...

July 1, 2017

Sandbanks should have been our beach vacation. Unfortunately, do to large amounts of rain the beaches were hard to find. The beaches we were expecting to see and had heard so much about were under water. Two of the famous sites were closed as a result of excessive floo...

June 26, 2017

It was hard to fathom, 750,000 gallons a second of rushing water falling over the falls in front of us. It felt like thunder in our chest. The mist was blinding. You can't fully grasp the awe inspiring nature of this natural wonder until you are there, face to face wit...

June 26, 2017

The tasks associated with Camping for four months are numerous.  Without electricity and household appliances, many daily tasks that we take for granted at home, now need to be completed by hand. 

Our kids are developing into great campers.  They do come from grea...

June 26, 2017

Ontario represents a chance for us to spend time with family. Aunt Michelle, my father's only sister, resides in the picturesque Ontario escarpment, which also happens to be one of Canada's major wine growing regions. The area is dotted with vineyards, adding to the ex...

June 26, 2017

My Bothersome Brother

I have a crazy bothersome brother.

I am relieved I don’t have another,

Crazy bothersome brother.

I sit in the car as he yabbers away,

Like he does every other day, of my loud life.

P.S. Just kidding

P.P.S. No I’m not!!


Crack, Snap, Pop!

Fires are hot.


June 18, 2017

The only thing better than spending an entire week in Georgian Bay is spending an entire week in Georgian Bay at your parents place :) Wow, warm showers, hot meals, laundry, TV and free babysitting, an amazing week was had by all. Unfortunately, Nana broke her foot the...

June 18, 2017

Today was a very special day. Mom and Dad said that I had been so good on this trip that I would get a day totally focused on me. YAY! We began our day visiting Awenda Park, on Georgian Bay. I got to go swimming and play on the beach with Midas and my sisters. Georgian...

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Our home away from home is a Forest River, R Pod 172 named "Kermit". Kermit brings a whole new meaning to the concept of "tiny living". At just 17 ft Kermit can comfortably accomadate a family of five and one giant schnauzer. We bring COZY and family bonding to an entirely new level.


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