Events

RBC Avion Holiday Boutique

If you are anything like I am when it comes to Christmas shopping you go into the mall with a very specific list and somehow stray from it about twelve times and end up carrying not only your (over)shopping,  but your purse, a beverage (usually a coffee to stay alert while shopping!), pushing a stroller and trying to wrangle a small child through countless stores. Sounds familiar? Usually by the

Vancouver Christmas Market

In case you haven’t noticed an upcoming trend.. I LOVE CHRISTMAS. Everything about Christmas. The lights, the trees, the ornaments, the food & treats and of course the chance to spend some much needed time with loved ones. I’m getting pretty excited for 5th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market, opening on November 22nd, 2014. I went last year on the hunt for a pickle ornament and was not disappointed, I had

Remembrance Day - Poppies_by_Benoit_Aubry_of_Ottawa

Wear your poppy proudly and remember those that have given their lives that we may be free.  As Remembrance Day neared, Alivia started noticing the red poppies displayed on lapels, coats, sweaters and available at most grocery stores we went to. I realized as her mind tried to process what she was seeing that there is no easy way to explain why we have such a solemn day to a

Sesame Street Let's Dance

Does anyone in your house happen to know any of these lovable characters? Elmo, Cookie Monster, Grover, The Count, Big Bird, Bert & Ernie.. maybe Abby Kadabby? I’m pretty sure these are household names for a lot of parents with littles in the home. Sesame Street Live is rounding off it’s 35th touring season with an up-close, interactive experience that includes dance parties! Sesame Street Live – Let’s Dance! features timeless

Bellies to Babies Celebration

I’ve attended the bi-annual Bellies to Babies Celebration multiple times  and each time my visit was at a different stage in my life, each time with different needs, different questions and a different mindset. And they catered to me each time without fail, from burgeoning bump to teething tot. A pregnant me had a lot of breastfeeding questions, birthing questions, what-do-I-need-for-this-new-life-to-thrive questions, and welcomed all information on taking care of