holiday

Give the gift of music with Staccato Studios + free trial locations {Events}

We talk about this a lot over here, but tiny people sure do love music. Studies have shown that babies react to music while still in the womb so you can imagine how excited they can get when they are up close with new instruments, hearing songs mom or dad may have hummed or sang to them and so much more. The major plus? It’s an amazing bonding experience for

Elf On The Shelf Garland

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,

Our magical ride on The Polar Express Train Ride {Holiday Events}

The holiday season is in full swing at our house, we’re already unpacking our Christmas decorations and gearing up to turn our house into a winter wonderland – this is my favourite season, my favourite holiday and I feel so incredibly blessed to live in such an amazing area full of events and activities to get the entire family into the Christmas spirit.

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

Fly to the North Pole this Christmas with Flyover Canada {Events}

You’ll probably hear me say “One of our favourite Christmas events” a lot on the blog over the next few weeks and I’m about to say it again! Since A was little, we’ve had the same events we make sure to earmark in our calendar and another one is set to open soon! Though Flyover Canada is open year round, they certainly do the holidays well and we are excited

Vancouver Christmas Market Carousel

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of sleigh bells nipping at the back of our heels. Christmas is literally around the corner now and many of our favourite family traditions are about to open for the season and we are beyond holiday excited! The Vancouver Christmas Market has always been one of the top things we make sure to do as a family to get into the holiday spirit,