Metallica : A Secret Obsession

When I met my husband, I was a country loving, pop singing kinda girl. Actually, I very much still am. But I was introduced to a new type of genre of music – Heavy Metal. When he told me this was his type of music, I was curious, but not sure what to expect. I…

Diving in the Red Sea

One excursion when planning Egypt we were thinking about doing, is scuba diving. You see in movies and TV how much fun it is, so it’s worth a shot to try it right?! Down at the beach on our resort was a diving center. We went to go meet with them, and John was much…

New Year’s Eve – Disneyland Paris

Ringing in the New Year. In Canada – before kids – New Year’s with my family always consisted of a huge fondue supper surrounded by tons of family and friends. When my kids were here, but not able to eat adult food, New Year’s consisted of my husband and I having a huge lobster seafood…

19 countries in 18 months!

Grateful. That is the best way I can describe my last year. Over the last eighteen months, we have visited and traveled more than I ever could have thought. Living in Canada, the urge to travel was never there. Sure, you always want to “see the world”, but the opportunity never arises. Life always gets…

Paris – #3 (and just as good as before!)

Paris! Man how I could come all the time, and not get fed up. I just love Paris! We had now been twice, both times with hot weather, so we figured another time to see it around Christmas would be nice.  We had already spent 3 cold days at Disneyland Paris, so we hoped today…

Hurghada, Egypt – All Inclusive with Kids!!!!

When my husband and I originally were trying to find where to go on vacation for Christmas, so many countries and cities were brought up. I didn’t know what I was looking for exactly, but names like Budapest, Salzburg, Warsaw, Bucharest, etc, just weren’t doing it for me. Flights were reasonable, but it just wasn’t…