Dionne Dillabaugh


Dionne is a busy wife, small business owner and mommy to kindergarten-aged boy/girl twins. She lives in Calgary, Alberta but has been known to spend lots of time glamping (glamorous camping) in the mountains as well. She enjoys blogging about her adventures (and catastrophes) trying to manage it all and still hold onto a tiny sliver of her own identity!

Saskatoon Farm: A Family-Favourite Outing for Summer

By Dionne Dillabaugh / May 28, 2019

The Saskatoon Farm is only a short 20-minute drive from Calgary but it has a wonderful country feel. Here’s why their easy-to-access, yet off-the-beaten-path location is a perfect little family outing this summer.

Fun Mom’s Night Out Ideas in Calgary

By Dionne Dillabaugh / March 6, 2019

Sure, dinner (and wine!) is often a ‘go-to’ way to spend an evening but, have you thought about shaking up your mom nights?

Is a Calgary Board of Education Alternative Program Right for your Child?

By Dionne Dillabaugh / November 14, 2018

It’s a somewhat unknown tidbit that Calgary parents have a really broad selection of alternative educational programs to choose from for their children.

5 Fundraising Tips to Help Your Child Raise Money Faster

By Dionne Dillabaugh / November 7, 2018

Despite the fact that fundraising can feel like a bit of a chore, it can be an opportunity to teach a great lesson to our kids in goal setting and responsibility. Plus, with these simple tips, you can get to your fundraising goals a little faster.

9 Great Dance Studios for Kids in Calgary

By Dionne Dillabaugh / September 11, 2018

If you’d like to get your little one moving and grooving into dance, check out these nine great dance studios in Calgary.

Calling All Future Police Officers: This Police Museum for Kids in Calgary is Amazingly Fun

By Dionne Dillabaugh / June 20, 2018

If you have little ones who find police officers and everything that goes with them fascinating, you are going to LOVE this place.

Horsin’ Around Has Pony Rides, Birthday Parties & More Fun in Calgary

By Dionne Dillabaugh / April 10, 2018

A mere five-minutes from Calgary’s southeast city limits sits Horsin’ Around – an indoor heated facility offering pony rides, a petting farm, bouncy houses, and a fun inflated laser-tag spaceship.

The Best YYC Summer Day Camps

By Dionne Dillabaugh / March 12, 2018

Summer is on our minds—and registration for summer day camps comes along with that! Here are our picks for some fun camps that will keep your kids active, entertained and occupied this year. 

Places Where the Kids Eat Free in YYC

By Dionne Dillabaugh / February 28, 2018

It can be fun to dine out as a family—but it can also add up to an expensive meal. That’s why we’ve created this list with some great spots here in YYC where kids eat free. Dig in!

Fun Indoor Playground Alert: Krazy Monkey

By Dionne Dillabaugh / January 16, 2018

Krazy Monkey has quickly become one of our family’s favourites. We love their central location, their bright and clean space, and we really like that the facility is geared to all ages of children.