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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 […]

How To Host A Princess Birthday Party In Vancouver

Recently I had a third birthday party to plan and I knew exactly what kind of party to plan; a princess birthday party with a Frozen theme. Birthday party planning is kind of my jam and I love figuring out a […]

Childhood Milestones: Choosing The Birthday Cake

March 27, 2018 // Vancouver // Comments

Birthday party planning gets me all kinds of excited, thank goodness I have three kids with birthdays split pretty evenly through the year to help keep me going. Over the last ten years I have felt so much joy putting […]

Vancouver’s Love Affair With Cherry Blossoms

March 20, 2018 // Vancouver // Comments

You just might be a true Vancouverite if you know that we are imminently approaching Vancouver’s famous cherry blossom season. It’s that time of  year where the trees swell with gorgeous hues of pink buds and soon canopies of blossom […]

Five Reasons To Visit The Vancouver Christmas Market

December 2, 2017 // Vancouver // Comments

A great perk of living in downtown Vancouver is all of the exciting activities and events that go on in this city through out the year. Christmastime is definitely one of my favourite times of the year to live so […]

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 […]