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School is out for Summer!!!

Here in British Columbia, school ends on a half day and we pick our kids up with their indoor shoes, leftover school supplies & report cards in hand. Today was that day, and it was so bittersweet! My daughter was fortunate to have the same great teacher two years in a row, and my son’sContinue reading “School is out for Summer!!!”

Date Night Vancouver Style

This is a different kind of post from my usual, but I decided to write about it and share some of my money saving tips! My husband was gifted Free Canucks Tickets for Saturday’s game, so we arranged an overnight at Grandma’s for our kiddos and went into planning mode! A friend of mine toldContinue reading “Date Night Vancouver Style”

Road Trip Mama Update

Hello Road Trip Mama Fans! I know I am long overdue to write a post, but there has been a lot going on! I have had a very busy end to Summer as I started College Full Time in September. On top of that, I am commuting from Chilliwack to Coquitlam four days a week!Continue reading “Road Trip Mama Update”

Rapids Recreation Site – One Peaceful Night By the River!

Located in the Beautiful Chilliwack River Valley, off of Chilliwack Lake road, is a gorgeous Recreation Site located on the banks of the river. Fall asleep listening to the sounds of the river, the calls of birds and the wind rustling the trees.
Popular for dirt bikers and quads on the weekends, you can ride right out from the campground, making it convenient but also less peaceful.

One Year Blogversary!

Wow… I cannot believe that I have been on this journey for one full year!! I’m going to annoy you with some numbers for a minute : 71 Blog Posts! 3,500 Views! 2,100 Visitors! 461 Followers! These Stats blow my mind… When I started Road Trip Mama last year, I mostly just wanted an outlet.Continue reading “One Year Blogversary!”

McDonald Park Dark Sky Preserve

McDonald Dark Sky Preserve is a beautiful spot to go for a walk or run. The dyke goes in both directions and you can walk for quite a ways.
This park is also used by astronomers and sometimes hosts special events when there are meteor showers predicted.
Overall it is a really nice park with a small play area, picnic tables, and flush toilets!