toddler fun

Cowboys-And-Angels

Last Saturday the kids and I headed out to Kerrisdale for a ceramics painting workshop at Cowboys and Angels! Since Tara is such a sentimental momma, we took Livvy along to join in the fun! One mom, two 3 year olds, and a 9 year old girl. And paint. Remembering our splatter paint fun I knew I was ambitious to do it alone, but I also knew the three of

Vancouver Christmas Market

In case you haven’t noticed an upcoming trend.. I LOVE CHRISTMAS. Everything about Christmas. The lights, the trees, the ornaments, the food & treats and of course the chance to spend some much needed time with loved ones. I’m getting pretty excited for 5th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market, opening on November 22nd, 2014. I went last year on the hunt for a pickle ornament and was not disappointed, I had

Highlights Magazine

Raise your hand if you remember Highlights Magazine! I see you over there… anyone who grew up in my era definitely remembers this magazine. In fact it probably looked a lot like the photo to the left didn’t it?  It was often found in the school library, doctors offices and if you were lucky, your parents had it delivered to your house! I have fond memories of reading Highlights at

Breton celebrating world farm animals day

Following yesterdays Vegetarian Day post comes World Farm Animals Day! Originally started to bring awareness to the poor conditions under which some farmed animals live, it is a day to promote awareness to the respect and treatment of our cute and cuddlies on the farm. It is also worth noting that today is Ghandi’s birthday and he believed that all living beings should be treated with respect.

Science World Logo

Don’t forget to head down to Science World on September 27 & 28, 2014 to take advantage of the FREE weekend! It can be a bit pricey to take the entire family down to Science World so this is the perfect opportunity to make a day of it and see some of their fantastic new exhibits! Parking is a little bit confusing… if you plan to stay longer then 2

Staccato Music Studios Piano Lessons

I swear to this day that Alivia was born singing. From a wee baby to the crazy 3 year old she is now she is always dancing, always tapping out a beat and singing to every song she hears. I pretty much knew right away that music was in her blood and wanted to encourage it as her awesome mom has a shower only voice… In 2012, I was lucky