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Candace

Candace Derickx couldn’t find “Pleasantville” in the real world, so she created it online at Life In Pleasantville — where everything is wine and roses, with the occasional overflowing toilet to keep things honest. With two tween girls and a stepson at university, a restless husband and an attention-grabbing dog, Candace keeps her family’s passports full with travel by plane, train, automobile—and motorhome. Together, they’ve travelled extensively through Canada, the United States, Caribbean and Mexico.

Carolyn

Carolyn Bechard writes at Moments in Mommyland about the joys and struggles of parenting three kids under the age of five. Currently in the process of moving her family outside of the city to an acreage, she hopes to focus on a more natural lifestyle that will include hands-on-learning through homeschooling. Traveling has always been a passion of hers, and she aims to inspire and encourage other parents to take their kids along for the journey. Her favourite destinations include Hawaii (where she married her husband), Disney Parks, Western Europe, and The Bahamas.

Connie

Connie Peters has been writing, creating resources and planning events for new moms and working with brands for over eight years at Modern Mama. Travelling has been a passion of hers and her husbands since before they were married. Married at a destination wedding in Cuba in 2000, and travelling with their daughters ever since, they have visited numerous countries and properties, always with comfortable family travel as their number one goal. Connie has appeared on CTV Morning LIVE, featured in SUN national news, interviewed on CBC Radio Halifax, CKNW’s Bill Good show, Today’s Parent magazine, and profiled on Alberta Primetime.

Jaime

Jaime Damak is, first and foremost, a mother of two. She holds a BA in business from the University of Sherbrooke and is perfectly bilingual. In 2010, she launched Je suis une maman, a family/parenting and lifestyle blog. Jaime not only reaches families through her blog, but also through media appearances and other offline projects. One thing she loves to cover? Travel. Jaime uses both pictures and video to give her readers a holistic experience. From fishing trips in the great outdoors to family vacations in Mexico, Jaime and her family love to explore all that family travel has to offer.

Lena

Lena Almeida of Listen to Lena is a writer, social media strategist and authentic shopaholic. In fact, if it’s on sale—she’s already bought it. Armed with a loyal readership, she has built a niche brand that speaks to moms, fashionistas, beauty junkies and foodies alike. And when she's not chatting about the latest "must-haves" or throwing an epic Twitter party, she's travelling with her family—covering destinations, hotels, dining and entertainment. Since 2010, Listen to Lena has been the most-trafficked personal blog in Toronto, and Lena’s the only social influencer in Canada ranked in the Top 0.5 per cent of Twitter users. She regularly appears in television, radio and print media, engaged as a family travel, lifestyle and shopping expert.

Sheri

Sheri McDonald—an adventurous lifestyle blogger with six years of brand partner experience—and her husband are raising four children to be confident world travellers. A lifestyle writer and photographer, Sheri shares her travels on her sites, Kidsumers and Family EnRoute, and has been a repeat guest writer for Travelling with Kids. Recent travel includes Turks & Caicos, Canadian Rocky Mountaineer, Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando and Jamaica.

Stephanie

Stephanie Holmes of How To Survive Life In The Suburbs is a family, lifestyle and luxury travel blogger. A happily married mama of two, she's surviving day-to-day—attempting to keep her humour intact. Working as a social media influencer for seven years, she has enjoyed successful partnerships with brands such as the Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board, Azul Hotels, Procter & Gamble, Hamilton Beach, The Home Depot, Hudson's Bay, Global Resort Homes and Entertainment Tonight Canada. You can count on Stephanie’s coverage of hotels, resorts, restaurants and destinations to be detailed and enthusiastic, and include her perspective as an active mom of a tween and teen.

Yashy

Yashy Yanthi - Born in Sri Lanka, Yashy lives in Toronto and fuels her wanderlust by travelling the world with her two young kids and husband. You can find Yashi lusting after the next travel adventure and sharing culinary and travel pursuits on her blog, Baby & Life. The blog shares personal stories on travel, entertaining, food and drink - all with a baby on the hip. Having dined at over 150 restaurants and traveled to over 40 cities in 11 countries with her two kids, she and her husband has solid advice and many a tale to share on travelling with two kids under the age of 5. Encouraging young families to maintain their pre baby lifestyle, post baby is her goal.

Meet our travel-expert moms! Here we have six of Canada’s leading family travel bloggers to help hard-working parents get a break, while the little ones are entertained by the water slides and ice cream parlours at the resorts’ kids clubs. Learn from the pros about spas, water and land sports, top beaches, poolside and cabana spots, and cuisine that isn’t just pizza and burgers. Check out their latest blog posts for inspiration!


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Whether you catch our experts on TV or hear them on the radio, you’re sure to learn plenty about creating the best vacation for your family. If you missed any past appearances you can find interviews and more below.


Lena Almeida/Listen to Lena/ @Listen2Lena on What She Said radio