Win a Nature’s Path Healthy Family Expo Prize Pack

Win a Nature’s Path Healthy Family Expo Prize Pack

With the Healthy Family Expo coming up fast on Sunday, March 29, 2015 in downtown Vancouver, I am delighted to be giving away two tickets (and you’ll be able to take the whole family because kids under 12 receive free...
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A Christmas Tradition: The Nutcracker

A Christmas Tradition: The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker ballet is a wonderful holiday tradition for families. This year, the Goh Ballet is featuring Prima Ballerina Paloma Herrera of the American Ballet Theatre in the role of the Sugar Plum Fairy. I for one am looking forward...
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Poetry is a Powerful Tool for Recovery for Young Eating Disorder Patients

Poetry is a Powerful Tool for Recovery for Young Eating Disorder Patients

On November 15th, Pandora’s Collective presents a “Midnight in Paris” themed gala fundraiser to help raise funds for the poetry outreach program at the BC Children’s Hospital Eating Disorder Clinic.
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Capilano Canyon Lights: Enjoy the Holiday Magic

Capilano Canyon Lights: Enjoy the Holiday Magic

The magic of the holidays is all about spending time with family, and luckily there are a ton of great family activities in Metro Vancouver. This year, our family had the opportunity to visit Capilano Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension...
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Christmas at Flyover Canada: A Uniquely Canadian Experience

Christmas at Flyover Canada: A Uniquely Canadian Experience

If you are looking for something new – something uniquely Canadian – to do this Christmas, a visit to Christmas at Flyover Canada  might be just the ticket.
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Vancouver Christmas Market 2013 Ticket Giveaway

Vancouver Christmas Market 2013 Ticket Giveaway

The Vancouver Christmas Market, located in the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza, is open until December 24 and is one of the more affordable holiday activities for families. 
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Review: Princess Olivia Dishes on Disney on Ice Rockin’ Ever After

Review: Princess Olivia Dishes on Disney on Ice Rockin’ Ever After

Last night I attended Disney on Ice Rockin’ Ever After with my girlfriend and her two girls (sadly my little boy was sick so he couldn’t come with us). Four-year-old princess Olivia moved and grooved to the music from the...
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Disney on Ice: Rockin Ever After

Disney on Ice: Rockin Ever After

Those magical Disney stories never get old in our home, and we are excited to be going to Disney on Ice presents Rockin’ Ever After next week! Here’s what you can expect to see…
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Laugh, Cry, Dream, and Celebrate with Leading Moms

Laugh, Cry, Dream, and Celebrate with Leading Moms

Listen up ladies. If you are feeling sad, or mad at the world because life as a mom is too hard, if you have too many hats, if you wonder if success at work has  to come at a cost...
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What to do in Metro Vancouver on the BC Day Long Weekend

What to do in Metro Vancouver on the BC Day Long Weekend

Are you gearing up for the BC Long Weekend and wondering what to do? Here’s a great list of events and activities for family fun in the Metro Vancouver area!
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The PNE Gets More Affordable for Families

The PNE Gets More Affordable for Families

The Fair at the PNE is more affordable for families this year with special promotions for the 2013 Fair combined with this year’s new 20% reduction in admission and parking prices.
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Tour the New Pediatric Emergency Department at Surrey Memorial

Mark Saturday, July 13th from 10 am to 3 pm on your calendar when Fraser Health communities will have a chance to see inside Canada’s second largest Emergency Department at Surrey Memorial Hospital which opens to patients October 1st including a brand ne...
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My Disney Social Media Moms Adventure

My Disney Social Media Moms Adventure

I recently attended the Disney Social Media Moms Conference after a whirlwind drive down to Bellevue  with some power shopping at the Seattle Premium Outlets along the way. I arrived at my hotel on Wednesday night with a new outfit...
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Canada Day Festivities in Burnaby and the Tri-Cities

Canada Day Festivities in Burnaby and the Tri-Cities

There will be cake, there will be fireworks, there will be dancing and there will be singing. That right folks – there are some fabulous Canada Day events happening in Burnaby and the Tri-Cities (Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam)  with...
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EPIC Giveaway

EPIC Giveaway

Are you going to EPIC this year? The Sustainable Living Festival for the eco-conscious consumer returns to Vancouver on July 6 & 7, 2013.
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Port Moody Centennial Parade in Pictures

Port Moody Centennial Parade in Pictures

The City of Port Moody turns 100 this year and our family headed down to enjoy the parade yesterday. It was really fun with lots of interesting floats and historical touches. My son had a great time and announced “it was...
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My Little Forest Fairy

My Little Forest Fairy

  In May, there was an amazing event called the Forest Fairy Gathering at Burnaby Lake Regional Park. As you can see someone had a lot of fun searching out the perfect sticks, twigs and leaves to build a fairy...
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One Year Later: My Journey as a Top 30 Vancouver Mom Blogger

One Year Later: My Journey as a Top 30 Vancouver Mom Blogger

It’s been one year since I was named in the Top 30 Vancouver Mom Bloggers by VancouverMom, and it has been an amazing ride.
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Pep Talks for Parents and Pink Shirt Day

Pep Talks for Parents and Pink Shirt Day

If you are anything like me, you have prayed for divine intervention, scratched your head in confusion, or even burst into tears in frustration at some point since becoming a parent. There are no easy answers as you know, but I...
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I put on my Party Panties for Oprah in Vancouver

I put on my Party Panties for Oprah in Vancouver

On Thursday afternoon, this mama went into a whirlwind of activity in preparation for Oprah. That’s O-prah. You really have to sing it a little to make it sound right. I showered in plenty of time at 3 pm –...
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A Visit to Luminescence at the Vancouver Aquarium

A Visit to Luminescence at the Vancouver Aquarium

In December, my lovely group of mom bloggers and our kids hit the Vancouver Aquarium to experience Luminescence. We had a wonderful time exploring how many sea animals are luminescent or glow in the depths of the ocean. Like water...
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