Explore: Ice Castles, Edmonton

The Ice Castles in Edmonton's Hawrelak Park are back for the 2020 season! (updated Jan 2020) Last winter I packed up the kids and we headed up to Edmonton to visit the Ice Castles with my parents, and what an experience it was!  If you have the ...

Winter Campfires and Snowshoeing in Bragg Creek

Embrace winter fun with Winter Campfires and Snowshoeing in Bragg Creek Provincial Park!  This is a great day trip activity. This winter we checked off one of our winter bucket list activities by going on a snowshoe and having a winter campfire.  T...

Pumpkin Patches to Visit in Alberta

Get your family out this fall and visit a pumpkin patch!  Here are Pumpkin Patches to Visit in Alberta!  UPDATED FOR FALL 2019 It's fall y'all! Tis the season of pumpkin EVERYTHING. And we love it!  If you're looking for some fun fall activities,...
15+ Camping Recipes for Rainy Trips

15+ Camping Food Ideas for Rainy Camping Trips

Rain in the forecast for your camping trip? Don't worry, here are 15+ Camping Food Ideas for rainy camping trips! Ideas for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We've all been there...the campsite is booked, the trailer or tent is prepped and ready to ...

7 Campgrounds Close to Calgary

Camp in the prairies, foothills or mountains, the Calgary area has it all!  Here are 7 Campgrounds Close to Calgary, and all within 2 1/2 hours drive. We love to camp.  And we especially love to camp close to home...that's because we have some of t...