Sushi, Snow & Self Care up Harrison East FSR

Yes as weird and wonderful as that might sound, I decided to grab sushi for lunch on my way through Harrison Hot Springs, then head up Harrison East FSR to find some snow! Despite all of the bumps along the way, I only had a slight Miso soup spill and everything else made it inContinue reading “Sushi, Snow & Self Care up Harrison East FSR”

Forest Service Road Safety in Beautiful British Columbia!

I feel so blessed to live in this beautiful place in British Columbia, surrounded by mountains and river areas to explore! However, every year there are tragedies that serve as a reminder that these beautiful places can also be deadly. If you are traveling on a Forest Service Road (FSR) then there are a fewContinue reading “Forest Service Road Safety in Beautiful British Columbia!”

Happy New Year 2021!

As we shift into the New Year and a New Beginning, A New Chapter, it is important to stay positive. “Look out your windshield at your future, not in your tiny rear view mirror at your past.” Focus on the future and the things that you can control during these uncertain times. As strange andContinue reading “Happy New Year 2021!”

Looking Back on 2020 – A Year In Review

When I started my blog in May of this year, I purchased my domain as a belated birthday present to myself. I thought it would be nice to have a place to document my trips and share a few tips with other parents traveling with children. I thought my friends and family that enjoyed myContinue reading “Looking Back on 2020 – A Year In Review”

Thompson Regional Park – Chilliwack River Valley Series

Located approximately 6 km down Chilliwack Lake Road, this 3 hectare park was actually Donated by the Chilliwack River Valley Ratepayers Association. This park features a large, covered picnic shelter that can be booked for private events. It also features an easy 1km Loop Trail that includes Interpretive signs and a bench along a salmonContinue reading “Thompson Regional Park – Chilliwack River Valley Series”

Exploring From Chilliwack Lake Road to Ryder Lake – Chilliwack River Valley Series!

This was one of those unplanned adventures… I left the house planning to take my dog down to the river, but ended up texting my husband that I was heading down Chilliwack Lake Road to do some exploring for my Blog Series instead. It was overcast, the cloud cover was low and it was rainingContinue reading “Exploring From Chilliwack Lake Road to Ryder Lake – Chilliwack River Valley Series!”

Chilliwack River Valley Series

I am blessed to live in Chilliwack, British Columbia. We are surrounded by beautiful Mountain Ranges, Rivers, Forestry Roads and Hiking Trails! Due to the current travel restrictions in British Columbia, I have decided to explore my own community a bit more thoroughly. We are so lucky and I don’t think I fully appreciated howContinue reading “Chilliwack River Valley Series”

Porteau Cove Provincial Park

Located 38km North of Vancouver on Hwy 99 is an amazing place called Porteau Cove Provincial Park! This is a day use park with waterfront camping. I brought my kids here a couple of years ago for a walk-in camping experience and it was amazing! I actually came twice in one day! Once on myContinue reading “Porteau Cove Provincial Park”

Bench Road FSR

If you have followed my blog for awhile now, you know that my favourite roads are the dirt ones. I took my friend for an adventure down Chilliwack Lake Road and then turned up Airplane FSR to Bench Road. It is quite hilly as you climb up and around the mountain, but the gorgeous viewsContinue reading “Bench Road FSR”

Alice Lake Provincial Park

Alice Lake Provinical Park is a popular spot located approximately 13km North of Squamish, BC off of Highway 99. It is a beautiful spot surrounded by mountains, dense forests and grassy picnic areas. There are four fresh water lakes that make swimming and fishing very enjoyable in this area. The trail around Alice Lake isContinue reading “Alice Lake Provincial Park”