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Celebrating National Belgian Day in Vancouver: Chambar Style

I’ve always felt that summertime in Vancouver is the real reason we put up with so many rainy months. It is absolutely gorgeous here from around the middle of June till sometime in September and there are so many things […]

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 […]

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 […]

Trick or Treating in the City

October 31, 2014 // Parenting, Vancouver // 2 Comments

I get a kick out of looking back at old Halloween photos of my kids dressed up in their costumes. Seeing them so little and growing up all while wearing cute costumes, I kind of love that sort of thing. […]

Summer Sipping

It’s nearing the end of the month and soon we will be turning the page of the calendar which just naturally flags that we’re in full swing of summertime. Luckily Vancouver is having a gorgeous stretch of perfect weather and […]