Our Trip to Prince Edward County

Hope everyone is enjoying their summer so far… I’m finding it hard to believe that we are in August! Last month, my family and I spent a week in Prince Edward County. The reason why we decided to head to PEC was because I started hearing more about this mysterious area over the last few […]

Planning Your Trip to Disney World

Last year we went with our 18-month-old son to Walt Disney World. I would love to share some tips to anyone who is considering visiting the parks. A few things I want to clear up… age doesn’t matter – I had enough people comment that Nathan was pretty young to be visiting the park. When you […]

Our Canadian Rockies Vacation

Last summer we visited the Canadian Rockies for the first time!! I was lucky enough to explore eastern Canada many times but we never travelled out west. I knew from pictures that it would be beautiful but seeing it in person was a whole different feeling… I couldn’t believe what I was looking at, everything […]

Nathan in Naples – First Family Vacation

A couple of weeks ago we took our first family vacation! We chose Florida because It’s not that bad of a drive from Ontario or a short flight and met our no. 1 criteria, it was warm! After the winter we had, I needed to feel the sun again. My parents and brother came with […]

Throwback Thursday: Christmas in Paris

Last year at this time we were in Paris… I am so grateful that we got to experience the beauty and magic of Paris. When we first stepped onto the streets of Paris I was a bit nervous, maybe intimidated but as we started to walk around, I couldn’t get enough of the city. I […]

Throwback Thursday: Afternoon tea in London

Last year at this time, Matt and I were getting ready for our trip to Europe, first stop was London! You can read all about it here. I can’t wait to go back one day with our little family, London was so much more than I expected and it was a beautiful time to go […]

Throwback Thursday: Honeymoon in Hawaii

I’m starting a new series for Sweet Maple, I’m participating in Throwback Thursday’s! I want to share a bit more about myself before I started Sweet Maple! If you follow Just Bella on Instagram you will have seen the beautiful shots she has posted of where she is right now, Hawaii! It made me reminisce […]

South of France

Now onto part 3 of our trip to Europe! I told you about London and Paris well the last part of our trip was spent in the South of France. We stayed for 4 nights in Nice at the Palais de la Mediterranee. At first I missed the boutique feel that I loved in London […]


Now onto part 2 of our trip to Europe… We took the Eurostar from London to Paris and stayed in Paris for 3 nights at Hotel Notre Dame Paris. This boutique hotel was referred to us by our amazing friends who stayed there in the summer. The hotel is in the Saint-Germain district and looks […]


Happy New Year everyone!! With the holidays over I am now getting around to organizing pictures from our trip! I’ll start off with London as this was our 1st stop. We only spent 2 nights in London. Originally we hadn’t planned to check it out but since the flight to Paris had a stop in […]