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The Magic Of Childhood: Celebrating With Santa Claus

December 10, 2018 // Uncategorized // Comments

Back when we first became parents to our first, circa 2008, we decided we weren’t going to do the whole Santa Claus thing. We wanted all of the gifts to be from us and decided we wanted to skip the […]

First Time Parenting: Five Things I Regret

October 1, 2018 // Parenting // Comments

Ten years ago I started my parenting journey and it totally rocked my world. It was not at all like I thought it would be. However, I have fond memories of that first year with a baby. While I’ve had […]

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 […]

Take Your Kids To The Royal BC Museum

Recently over our two week Spring Break we went and explored our province’s capital city, beautiful Victoria. Just a ferry boat ride away from Vancouver, Victoria is the home to a lot of Canadian history and landmarks. This includes The […]

Five Fun Things To Do With Your Kids

February 8, 2018 // Parenting // Comments

It turns out that once you have kids they will become your social life and they also love spending time with you. Go ahead and claim the title of ‘fun mum’ and incorporate your kids into your social life. It’s […]

The Beauty Of Building Family Memories

October 5, 2017 // Parenting // Comments

The other day we loaded up the car, headed out of the city and drove all the way out to theF farmland in the Fraser Valley. When we got to our destination, my city kids looked around the countryside and […]