Shaws Point Resort: Beach trip from Grande Prairie

The Ultimate Beach Day Trip from Grande Prairie: Shaws Point

Having lots of relatives in the Okanagan, I grew up camping at beautiful, clear, BC lakes with sandy beaches. Thus, living in GP, I was fairly disappointed with the mainly murky water-body options. And when we thought we found a half decent water hole, someone would find a leech attached to their leg! Well, thanks…Continue reading The Ultimate Beach Day Trip from Grande Prairie: Shaws Point

35 Eateries with outdoor patios in Grande Prairie

35 Eateries with Outdoor Patios in Grande Prairie

Now that summer is here (and Covid restrictions are loosening), I’ve been dreaming of sitting on a sunny patio with a fancy cocktail and some amazing eats! Originally, I thought only a few food establishments in Grande Prairie had outdoor seating. But actually, there are many! According to my knowledge, there are 35 with outdoor…Continue reading 35 Eateries with Outdoor Patios in Grande Prairie

An Easy, Healthy, chocolate pudding made out of avocados! Whip this up in minutes for a satisfying, smooth pudding that is healthy too!

Lazy-Man’s Easy Healthy Chocolate Avocado Pudding

This lazy-man’s easy, healthy, chocolate, avocado pudding ticks all the right boxes! If you are anything like me, you’ve been eating way too much junk since this coronavirus isolation has started. Or maybe that’s because I’m pregnant…hmm…either way, I have been craving sweets! So I bought some avocados and made my “lazy-man” version of a…Continue reading Lazy-Man’s Easy Healthy Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Review of: Real Mayab Hotel & Bungalows (close to Chichen Itza)

I picked Real Mayab Hotel & Bungalows as a place to stay en route from Cancun to Progreso, Mexico (close to Merida) for several reasons! The hotel was reasonably priced, had great looking grounds and a fabulous pool, and was about halfway to our destination.   It would also be a great place to stay if…Continue reading Review of: Real Mayab Hotel & Bungalows (close to Chichen Itza)