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The Condo Kids: Book Review

I asked my first Apartment Baby, Benjamin, to read the new book written by author Jackie Burns.  Jackie is a fellow ‘Mama in the City’ raising her two boys in a condo in Toronto and this book was born out […]

Theatre Review Of Charlotte’s Web: Expressions Theatre Festival

I love supporting local theatre, especially when it is the the young actors of Vancouver’s Arts Umbrella. We went to see the classic Charlotte’s Web which was put on as part of the Expressions Theatre Festival over on Granville Island. I […]

Birthday Party Fun At Rocky Mountain Flatbread: Party Giveaway!

Vancouver parents, I’ve got a very fun insider scoop for you! If you are a local Vancouver family I’m sure that you already know all about Rocky Mountain Flatbread. Everyone knows this is the place to go as a family if […]

Five Reasons I’m Excited To Go To The Healthy Family Expo

I’m really excited to be part of this year’s 4th annual Healthy Family Expo as a blogger ambassador. I only collaborate with events that I actually would attend and this one is up there at the top of my ‘Go To’ list […]

Should You Take Your Kids To Kidtropolis?

Finding an activity that is engaging and fun to do with all three of my kids can be a bit of a challenge. It has to be interesting enough for an 8 and 5 year old and safe enough for our not yet […]

Winter Warm Up With Wheat Clothing

When I find something that I really love I have no problem wanting to tell the world about it! Which is why I’m excited to once again collaborate with Wheat Kid Clothing and their Danish designed clothing for children. The […]

Five Reasons To Visit Fort Langley

I’ve been missing writing in this space on a regular basis but it turns out that summer vacation is keeping us busy and, surprise surprise, there isn’t actually a lot of down time. Who would have thought?! Ha! July was […]

Finding Family Fun At Wesbrook Village

This past weekend we were invited to Wesbrook Village for a special family fun day  hosted by Vancouver Mom. We loaded up the car and I impressed myself that everyone was ready to go and I was driving out of […]

Christmas With Fly Over Canada! Not Just For Tourists!

Recently we were given the change to experience Christmas at Vancouver’s FlyOver Canada. My big kids, ages nearly 4 and 7, were so excited to go and see what it was all about. When we arrived at Canada Place we […]

Wheat Canada Pop Up Shop!

If you like the insider scoop than look no further! Wheat Canada has opened a pop up shop right here in Vancouver. If you are familiar with the Wheat Canada brand than you know how exciting it is that this […]