*Special Edition* Suburban Splash Pad Review II

Look who is back at it again! After covering a few suburban splash pads in Hamilton's suburbs, I felt that another special edition was needed. Why? Well, despite covering a good array of locations (Dundas, Waterdown, the west mountain), there are a few key areas that would be terrible of me to miss: Stoney Creek, …

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Downtown Hamilton Splash Pad Gets Real: Beasley Park

If the image of a downtown comes to mind, some may say an area that includes a shelter, a police station and homelessness. Perhaps downtown to others also means graffiti that covers rough, abandoned buildings meant for demolition...or the next luxury condo. Yes. These could all describe our next splash pad in Beasley Park, which …

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Review Special: Toronto High Park Splash Pad

Look where we've ended up this week- in Toronto's popular High Park! This 'central park' of Toronto is a giant playground filled with everything you can imagine: a little zoo, outdoor skating rink, giant pool with slide, Grenadier pond- and a café named after it, a permanent playhouse where Shakespeare in the park is performed.....and …

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*Special Edition*: Hamilton Suburban Splash Pad Review

Yes, you read that correctly! I am including a suburban splash pad review on my downtown Hamilton blog! Why? Well, Hamilton is comprised of both downtown, suburbia and a fair bit of country so I thought it would be lovely to check out what splash pads are like outside the core. Plus, my mom lives …

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Splash Pad Reviews: H.A.A.A Grounds & Victoria Park

Hi everyone! In today's post, I will be covering two popular downtown splash pads: H.A.A.A Grounds which are right next to Locke St., as well as Victoria Park. So let's get right to it: H.A.A.A Grounds On a hot, sunny day, Scott, Briar and I were making our rounds on Locke St- strolling to get …

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Giving Birth: My Experience & What they DON’T Tell you…

Its been a little bit since my last post since we have been quite busy around here! Today marks one week since we welcomed our little girl into our world! Meet Briar McAuley, our sweet, chubby-cheeked, boop-able nosed daughter. We are so smitten with her and trust me- all the reduced sleeps, pain of labour …

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