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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 […]

Circle Craft Summer Market GIVEAWAY!

Next week The Craft Council of British Columbia and Circle Craft Cooperative Summer Market will be back at the Jack Poole Plaza downtown Vancouver for their third annual free summer market. This is a great event for locals and out of towners alike to […]

Things I Love: Vancouver Edition

As much as I can I love to buy local and feel fortunate that there are so many fantastic  made items from Vancouver. Whether that’s buying farm fresh food at the farmers market in our neighbourhood or cleaning products and […]

Theatre Under The Stars Giveaway!

Okay! Listen up theatre lovers! Theatre Under The Stars is once again hosting their fabulous summer event in Stanley Parks Malkin Bowl and you have a chance to win a very special prize pack. One winner will receive ALL of […]

BABYBJÖRN Mini Bouncer: Review & Giveaway

Back in 2008 we were awaiting the birth of our first baby and we were feeling very eager to keep our streamlined city chic status amongst the sea of baby paraphenalia. This may have been somewhat naive but we tried […]

Sands Alive: Not In Our Apartment

I totally get that sensory play is important for kids and it’s also really fun! We’ve made homemade play dough, bought store bought play dough and tried out those little tiny sticky balls that stick together and hold shapes.  I […]