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It’s kind of my favourite time of year right now – bring on the rain boots, sweaters and scarves! One of our must-do’s during the fall is spending as much time visiting our local pumpkin patches and it’s easy to see why – with activities for all ages it’s always a wonderful way to spend the day as a family, and leave with something fun to do! We’ve rounded up

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February in BC brings more than just valentines and cherry blossoms, it also brings Family Day! It’s a relatively new holiday for us; our first one was in 2013 but it’s always a holiday we look forward to. It’s all about having some time off from work and school to spend some extra quality time with the ones we love. Typically, we spend our 3-day weekend going swimming or skating,

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

Splashdown Park

Ah Summer! The season that brings us beach, BBQ and outdoor weather, vacations, tans and ice cream trucks. It also, for some of us, brings family reunions, company picnics or other large gatherings. Having attended a few of these types of events myself, I know first hand that if the kids are not happily busy, the party does not run as smoothly. Many have opted to rent a clown or

Hello Kitty SuperCute Friendship Festival

Hello Kitty is an iconic, worldwide recognized cutsie friend that transverses all age groups and she recently celebrated her 40th anniversary! From preschool cuddly stuffed animals and school supplies, to preteen accessories and bedding and of course, the super fun collectibles for adults – Hello Kitty is easily one of the most recognizable friends out there! We’re super excited to check out this unique celebration of fun. Sanrio®, the global lifestyle brand

Awesome Pack

I’m a total sucker for subscription services, I’ve got one for myself and a few for Alivia. I like having extra little trinkets and toys stashed away for rainy days and rewards but find it challenging to make it to multiple different stores to find award winning games and toys, and still manage to do it with her with me. When we first teamed up with AwesomePack for a review,