Be Beach Ready: The Beach Must-Haves We Love

By | March 24th, 2019|BEST PRODUCTS, FAMILY TRAVEL, Sponsors|

  I don't know if it's because a lot of you are planning a vacation, if you are just sick of the snow and dreaming [...]

Biking Through Four European Countries With Two Kids

By | June 15th, 2017|FAMILY TRAVEL, Sponsors, Travel|

  I’ve never been one for biking. Especially not after dislocating my tailbone giving birth to Arias. Come to think of it, before this trip [...]

What To Do When You Only Have One Day In Disneyland


  With only one day in Disneyland we wanted to make sure we did it right. We wanted the girls' first experience at the "Happiest [...]

The Ultimate Beach Bag Packing Guide

By | March 9th, 2017|BEST PRODUCTS, Reviews, Sponsors, Sun Protective Clothes, Sunglasses, Sunscreen, TRAVEL TIPS|

No matter where in the world we travel to, the contents of my beach bag are nearly always the same. I have it down to [...]

What To Bring Back To The ALREADY Well-Established Boat

By | November 10th, 2016|Boat Projects, Kids aboard, Sailing, Sponsors, Sun Protective Clothes, Sunscreen, Travel|

We have a few days left until we leave Canada to return to our boat. Eben was there last month but it’s pretty crazy to [...]

Want To Know What We’re Building?

By | October 14th, 2016|Eco Home, General, Sponsors|

We had never planned to build ourselves a large home, but after roughly calculating the square footage of our future home we are looking at [...]

A Peek Behind The Curtain

By | August 23rd, 2016|Boat Projects, Eco Home, General, Sailing, Sponsors, Travel|

This morning I awoke to a brazen email from someone telling me “I sure would like to do nothing my whole life and have a [...]

The Floor Beneath Our Feet

By | August 15th, 2016|Boat Projects, Reviews, Sponsors, Work Aboard with Eben|

  About a year ago we made my favourite improvement ever to Necesse, we gave her a floor. And not just any floor, we got [...]

A Staycation From Our Vacation

By | July 27th, 2016|General, Reviews, Sponsors, Summer, Travel|

THE REASON BEHIND THE STAYCATIONS After several months of visiting with family and friends, and living out of our suitcases in various people’s space, we [...]

Dealing With Homeschooling Guilt and Finding Alternatives

By | July 17th, 2016|Kids aboard, Sponsors, Travel|

Most parents put a huge amount of stress on themselves wondering “am I doing this parenting thing right?”. It seems like a natural part of [...]

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