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Tag Archives // Rainy Days

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 […]

Breaking Into Fall

September 1, 2016 // Apartment Living, Parenting, Vancouver // Comments

The other evening I was getting a ride home from work and as we walked to her car I could just feel the change in the air. Driving towards the beach I couldn’t help but notice that the sky was […]

I’m Not Ready

September 24, 2014 // Vancouver // Comments

We are coming off a totally glorious dry summer here in Vancouver and I got seriously used to walking around the city in sandals and t shirts and not worrying about packing layers or umbrellas. We had weeks upon weeks […]

Rainy Days: Practical Life Lessons

January 9, 2014 // Parenting, Vancouver // Comments

Today while standing in line at the coffee shop with Josie, a very eclectic artsy lady overheard us talking about how we had just been at Josie’s first painting class. The lady was in her 50’s with perfect skin, wearing […]

Snow In The City

December 20, 2013 // Vancouver // Comments

Vancouver is not known for its frequent snow days or mass accumulations of snow, so we get quite worked up when the sky opens up and the snow flakes fall. There are two types of Vancouverites; those that embrace the […]

Sleepless In Raincouver

November 2, 2012 // Vancouver // Comments

We’ve been back in Raincouver for a few days now but my baby is still on Hawaii time. Which means when I put her down around 7 PM she has a ‘nap’ and 2 hours later wakes up full of […]