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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 […]

Post Partum Anxiety: A Mother’s Experience With Maternal Mental Health

January 30, 2019 // Birth & Breastfeeding, Parenting // Comments

In honour of Bell Let’s Talk I am republishing this honest post on maternal mental health. While it is easy to share the joyful moments of motherhood and a new baby it is equally important to recognise the painful and […]

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 […]

Celebrating Nurses Week: A Birth Story

May 12, 2017 // Birth & Breastfeeding // Comments

I never really had to make a decision about having my babies at work, I just knew that it was the place that I wanted to birth. Once in awhile someone would say to me, “…but they will see all your […]

Maplewood Farm Birthday Party

April 28, 2017 // Parenting, Vancouver // 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 […]

A Birthday Bike For Lizzy

April 11, 2017 // Parenting, Vancouver // 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 […]