A couple of weekends ago, my good friend Karin Usipuik and I took a getaway trip to Calgary, and it was such a great experience! Karin and I often joke that our friendship has made us believe in the power of online dating – simply because our friendship grew completely through connecting online.
As a little bit of backstory for you, Karin and I met through Instagram. We were both just venturing into the world of blogging, Instagram, and influencing, and Karin was brave enough to send me a DM introducing herself. I’m so glad I took the opportunity to respond and get to know this person who has become such a great friend!
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The Block Family – Christmas 2013
There are very few real surprises in life. I mean really – if you think about it – when was the last time you were truly SURPRISED by anything? At least, anything good?! Surprises, usually tend to be bad:
Surprise! A flat tire!
Surprise! Your jeans from last fall don’t fit anymore!
Surprise! Mommy I gavemyself a haircut!
See what I mean?
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Brace yourselves. This is a long one!
People are always asking me how I manage traveling with small children, so, I decided to compile a list of my top travel tips. I can’t take credit for all of these tips, because many of them were also passed on to me, or may just seem like common sense. However, these are the tips that I would pass along, based on my own experience. I hope you find these somewhat helpful for any future traveling you plan to do with the kiddos!
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