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The Bloedel Conservatory: Visiting With Kids

February 4, 2019 // Parenting, Vancouver // Comments

The Bloedel Conservatory is just a short drive out of downtown Vancouver. Here you can expect a fun visit with kids of all ages. Once you enter the front doors of the conservatory a warm tropical atmosphere greets you along […]

Hosting A Vancouver Aquarium Birthday Party

January 24, 2019 // Vancouver // Comments

Recently we hosted a Vancouver Aquarium Birthday party for our middle girl. A few months back she decided she wanted to celebrate her seventh birthday at the Vancouver Aquarium. Which was doable as living in the city makes it easy […]

Rainy Day Activities With Kids

November 8, 2018 // Parenting, Vancouver // Comments

It’s here. Rainy day after rainy day has officially arrived. We’ve dug out all of the boots, raincoats and umbrellas and have moved them to the front of the coat closet. For many parents rainy days inevitably encourage more time […]

Family Fun in Vancouver: The October Edition

October 10, 2018 // Vancouver // Comments

Parenting can be a lot of fun, especially when there’s family friendly activities to go and check out. We’ve rounded up a few of our favourite events happening in and around Vancouver this month. All of them are Mama in […]

How To Tour Downtown Vancouver With Kids

August 26, 2018 // Vancouver // Comments

Are you planning a trip to downtown Vancouver with your kids? Here’s the inside scoop from all of us at Mama in the City on how to best tour downtown Vancouver with kids. From low cost gems to the cleanest bathrooms, […]

Making Family Memories And Thriving On Summer Break

This summer I made it my personal mission to have fun with my three kids. While I didn’t get the time off work I was hoping for, I still made a nurses schedule work. With chunks of days off to […]