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Maplewood Farm Birthday Party

April 28, 2017 // Parenting, Vancouver // No Comments

It was probably sometime after Christmas when our littlest girl started to fall in love with anything and everything to do with the farm. She talked about riding horses, petting goats and feeding chickens and we all thought it was […]

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 […]

A Birthday Bike For Lizzy

April 11, 2017 // Parenting, Vancouver // No Comments

We had a special birthday in our family today! The ‘baby’ turned two years old and she was celebrated all day long. First while I was out working and she was with our babysitter and big sister at the park. There […]

The Trouble With Raising A Family In Downtown Vancouver

April 6, 2017 // Vancouver // 4 Comments

Downtown living can be absolutely fabulous until it’s time to register your child for kindergarten at the local public school. It turns out that each year more and more people choose to stay and raise their family downtown. However, the Vancouver public school […]

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 […]

Collecting Memories

December 30, 2016 // Pure Mama, Vancouver // 3 Comments

I’m totally that person who does the, ‘One year ago today this happened’ or ‘Last year at this time we were…’. It drives my husband kind of nuts but I can’t help being reflective. I feel all the feels and […]

Snow Day in the City

December 5, 2016 // Parenting, Pure Mama, Vancouver // One Comment

Today we waved goodbye to my husband, who headed up to Whistler mountain for a week long work retreat, and said a big HELLO to some big fluffy white flakes. Today also happened to be a scheduled day off from […]

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 […]

Circle Craft Christmas Market Is Coming!!

October 28, 2016 // A Gift for you, Vancouver // 16 Comments

The other night I was sitting on my bed getting the kids ready for bed and I caught myself humming a Christmas song. I know. It’s not even Halloween and here I am thinking ahead to the holidays. I’ve even bought […]