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2016 Family Day Activities

Family Day is just around the corner, and in true Metro Vancouver fashion, there are activities in just about every city with something for the entire family! From skates and swims, to yoga and zumba classes, to art classes, scavenger and geocaching hunts – Metro Vancouver has gone all out with a plethora of events to keep just about every family busy starting this Family Day Weekend. And the best

The Shortest Day

Darkness is falling earlier and earlier every night, the kids are fidgeting through their last week of school, Christmas is nearly upon us (with shopping days down to single digits!) and so is the The Shortest Day. A celebration of both the coming winter solstice and short film making, The Shortest Day is bringing new, classic and award-winning shorts by talented Canadian film makers to movie-lovers across the country. From

SocialNature

One of my favorite parts of being a blogger has always been getting to sample from different companies that I’ve always admired but haven’t had a chance (or keep forgetting!) to try. Groceries are expensive, and admittedly natural products are higher on the cost spectrum. I know I am personally more likely to purchase a product if I have had a chance to try it beforehand but it seems that

Flipp

I am a money saver at heart, but with a 4-year-old and working full-time it can sometimes be challenging to find the extra time needed to really put some effort into saving. When I was approached by Flipp – an app that I already know and love – to share some of my everyday money-saving tips I had to jump on the chance. Most of my tips actually revolve around

Free Slurpee Day

Any excuse for a Slurpee is a good thing in our house, with temperatures hitting over 30 degrees celsius and crushing local records it’s no surprise that British Columbians are clamoring for ways to stay cool! Well, you’re in luck! July 11th is 7-Eleven Day! As a way of saying thanks they are offering FREE 12oz slurpees to the first 1500 guests in store from 11am-7pm. Want to be part of

Canada Day

Canadian’s sure know how to have pride in their country, on any given Canada Day you are swimming in a sea of red shirts, face paints, head bands and maple leafs  – there’s no shortage of fun activities to partake in around Canada Day either, I’ve rounded up some in the Tri-Cities, Burnaby and New Westminster though the festivities don’t stop there! For information on activities in your local neighborhood,