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Top 10 hotels on the French Riviera

Chic accommodation amid the glamour of the Côte d’Azur doesn’t have to come with a hefty price tag. These 10 picks are smart, stylish and allow visitors to savour all that sparkle for less


Fourth of July Camping

A few weeks ago for the holiday weekend, we went up North to spend time with friends. We went to our usual favorite spot in Flagstaff (you can read about more of our camping adventures… 684 more words


Six Weeks and Counting

It seems only yesterday I was prattling on about the year shift thing, and now part one is over and done with! We survived sports day, preschool graduation, and summer fayres. 821 more words


The problem with camping

So. We are back from our mini-break. I think it would be classed as “glamping” as we stayed here, not in a tent:

That’s my little pod there, on the end. 359 more words


Essentials every vacation property needs

Do you have a vacation home?  Do you rent it out?  Or maybe you like to have your holiday in a rented cabin or cottage.  We used to own a vacation cottage on a nearby island and since selling it, we frequently rent a cottage/cabin/townhouse when we travel.   653 more words



Back from my vacation. A few thoughts on driving back to that place we call home – or simply an excuse to post some photos. 265 more words


Christmas in July - is your list ready?

Hi everyone! If you didn’t catch the last Christmas in July post, we’re working on having presents bought and ready before the crazy holiday season hits. 146 more words