Vtech Kidizoom DX

Kids and technology these days is quite a phenomenal trend in my eyes. Even the youngest toddlers can unlock their parents phone and navigate to their favourite app or take a hundred slightly different selfies. And, with wearable tech being a large trend among adults, it should come as no surprise that kids now can have their very own smart watch. The VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch DX is actually VTech‘s 2nd


My daughter recently started her first semester of Sole Girls; an empowerment program for tween girls with focus not only on issues girls face day to day, what with hormones, growing up, body image and more, but also has a running component. This physical activity addition helps her meet her weekly quota of exercise, but also is building endurance, confidence, and flexibility. Empowering girls, between 8-12, to set goals, be

Staccato Studios

Music has always been at the forefront of parenting in our home – we’ve tried to incorporate music in bedtime routines, silly routines and play routines to help encourage creativity and experimenting for Alivia. Little did we know how much this would pay off for us as she got older. When we first moved to North Burnaby, Helisa recommended that we check out Staccato and enroll in their Music Together

Hats Off Day goes to Hollywood June 6th at the Heights

Like many families in North Burnaby, the Hats Off Day Festival in the Burnaby Heights District is an annual tradition that we have carried on for years. Now in it’s 31st year and with a fun Hollywood theme, it will be Lights, Camera, Action! at this family fun extravaganza this Saturday, June 6th. Every year the merchants in the Heights throw a massive day long street party to ‘to take

Love Inspired

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and many of us are looking forward to it; the homemade cards and gifts, squishy hugs and kisses, and if we’re lucky, a little bit of time to ourselves. I’m a bit of a bookworm, so when I get time for me, I love to get lost in a good book (when I’m not sucked into another book…FaceBook). I like a variety of genres, but