Holiday

15 DIY Valentine's Day Cards For Kids

With Valentine’s Day creeping up slowly I’ve been on the hunt for some fun DIY card ideas that A could make for her classmates and well, this list does not disappoint! Whether you are looking for some sentimental finger/hand print crafts or a few candy-free options, we’ve rounded up 15 of our favourites! From kid-friendly crafts, to some that mom or dad can help with, this list has a craft

15 Valentine's Day Treats To Make With The Kids

As we’re finally winding down from the holidays it feels like another is creeping up quickly! Though not a huge “holiday” for some, Valentine’s Day is something that our family loves to create fun, love inspired treats and arts and crafts to keep the magic alive. Our classroom does a little bit of a Valentine’s Day party where the kids can exchange their cards and share some treats and what

10 Kid-Friendly Christmas Crafts Using Things From Home

With Christmas (and Christmas Break…) sneaking up on us quickly, we’re trying to keep things festive around the house with some fun holiday crafts. Gone are the days of just construction paper snowflakes, enter the world of super easy, absolutely adorable DIY Ornaments that kids can tackle on their own! We have done a couple of these already and I really want to make the Wood Slice Santas next! We’ve

Holiday Traditions at the Vancouver Aquarium { Scuba Claus }

Having lived in Vancouver nearly my entire life, our family definitely has some set in stone traditions. We are so lucky to live so close to some incredible long-standing Christmas events and many of them are must-see, must-do for our family. For years and years we have made Bright Nights at Stanley Park a tradition and for the past few years, we’ve added in some fun at the Vancouver Aquarium!

10 Kid-Friendly Elf On The Shelf Ideas

Whether you love him or hate the Elf at your house, it’s no surprise he’s landed and kids everywhere are clamoring to find out what mischeavous act he has played the night before. At our house, he  just moves around and hides in different parts of the house, sometimes he’ll cause a little trouble by moving toys or re-decorating but we try to keep it relatively simple (and kid-friendly!). Admittedly,

Metropolis at Metrotown

With Christmas literally nipping at our heels right now, I’m ready to get a jump start on my holiday shopping! With one of the best shopping weeks coming up with Black Friday deals, it’s the perfect time to start crossing some gifts off the list – and give yourself enough time to actually enjoy this festive season. How would you feel if you could get all your shopping done in