Family Friendly Restaurant Guide for Whistler

Fairmont breakfast

Breakfast: Before you hit the slopes, stop by Wildflower Grill at the Fairmont Hotel.  I had a hard time deciding between the buffet, or the mouth-watering menu items.  The buffet featured pastries, fresh smoothies, roasted potatoes, eggs, fresh fruit, pancakes, waffles, an omelette station, carved meats/fish and cheeses, hard boiled eggs, and homemade yogurt and muesli.…

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The Top Whistler Winter Adventures with kids

If you’re headed to Whistler there is plenty to keep your day filled, besides skiing or snowboarding! I have visited three times and have still only seen the tip of the iceberg (pun?) On the Way There… First stop is the Sea to Sky Gondola in Squamish.  You will pass this destination on your  journey…

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Luxury Hotel Review: Fairmont Chateau Whistler

luxury hotel review fairmont chateau whistler - main lobby

Fairmont Chateau First impressions: If you’re itching for a mountain escape that offers that quintessential winter lodge, cozy-up-by-the-fire feel, then look no further…head to the Fairmont Chateau Whistler!   You’ll immediately enter into a spacious lodge, filled with comfortable sofas, warm fires, and floor to ceiling windows that hint at the slopes outside.  Live music pours…

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What to Pack for a Ski Trip

Ski packing guide

So you’ve booked your ski trip and now it’s time to pack? A winter trip hopefully means you’ll get to cozy up by the fire in a comfy outfit…but winter clothes aren’t exactly space efficient.  If you want to know what to pack, and some gear to help make it more efficient, check out my…

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Whistler with Kids Winter Guide


Whistler checks the boxes for many different types of travelers and one of my favorite wintertime destinations for families.  If you’re looking for adventure, the skiing and hiking are some of the best with plenty of kid-friendly trails.  If you prefer to rest and relax, you’ll find that cozy lodge atmosphere where everyone can enjoy…

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