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Tag Archives // Josie

Positive Experience At Horse Riding Camp

There is something about horses that most children find inviting and exciting. The idea of riding on their back and helping with their care can really boost kids self confidence. When we heard there was a local horse riding camp […]

Birthday Party Idea For Vancouver Kids

January 16, 2018 // Apartment Living, Vancouver // Comments

Last weekend our middle girl celebrated turning six and together we planned a fun active birthday party. Living in a condo in Vancouver limits how many friends we can have over to celebrate with. In the past, we’ve made at […]

Exploring With Kids: Inukshuk at English Bay

August 2, 2017 // Vancouver // Comments

If you’ve ever had the pleasure of walking down the Vancouver seawall to English Bay, you’ve probably seen the large Inukshuk monument near the waters edge. This structure definitely has some history and is a landmark in the city of […]

Feeling The Shift: Changes In Motherhood

June 27, 2017 // Parenting, Pure Mama // Comments

The last two years we’ve had a really good thing going in our daily life. I’d drop my oldest boy off at his school, get my middle girl to her preschool, located in a different spot downtown, and then spend […]

My Kids Favourite Things: Aloha Style!

March 19, 2017 // Parenting // Comments

Hawaii definitely has my heart ever since our first trip there as a couple. I feel like as soon as you arrive on one of the islands you’re transported to this total sense of tropical bliss that gives you that […]

Pet Adoption Birthday Party!

February 6, 2017 // Apartment Living, Parenting // Comments

This year Josie decided she wanted to do a pet adoption theme for her birthday party. We had already decided to do a small at home party and this theme sounded like something I could manage! The idea was to […]