Remembrance Day Events In Metro Vancouver {2016}

Remembrance Day marks the anniversary of the official end of the World War I hostilities on November 11, 1918. World War I resulted in a huge number of lives lost amongst both civilians and military personnel. Many more people were badly injured. This war left great emotional scars in the servicemen, who had experienced it, […]

James and Jamesy In The Dark – In Review

James and Jamesy In The Dark was a show in which two characters discover that they are actually not the only ones in existence, and together they look for the “next stage” while they question who and why they are. The show was mostly lit by the unique headpieces worn by the two performers. Alastair […]

Abbotsford BC, Fall Fun At Willow View Farms

This past weekend my husband was out of town for work, after a day of rain left us stuck in the house we needed to find something fun to burn off some energy. After some brainstorming with the kids, we decided that we would go apple picking. We packed up some snacks and headed across […]

Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge to Arrive in BC, Canada Tomorrow

On the afternoon of Saturday September 24, 2016, the Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge will arrive in Victoria, BC, for an eight day tour that will take them through British Columbia and the Yukon. Accompanying them will be their two children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte. British Columbians will have their first opportunity to greet William, […]

EnviroKidz Connecting Children with Nature Through Free Ecokeepers Program

EnviroKidz wants to encourage kids to get outdoors so that they can develop a relationship with nature; and their Ecokeepers Program facilitates just that. EnviroKidz knows that getting kids outside and away from screens is a common challenge for modern day families. Through their Ecokeepers program, which Canadian and US schools and camps can sign up for […]

James & Jamesy in the Dark Coming To Vancouver

Arriving this Fall in Vancouver at the Waterfront Theatre, from October 5 – 16, 2016. Celebrated artists James & Jamesy reach new heights of hilarity and depths of profundity with their newest production James & Jamesy in the Dark. Hailed as “one of the most popular Fringe duos ever” (CBC) James & Jamesy’s latest theatrical […]

The Book Of Mormon – In Review

I’m not ashamed for toe tapping in my seat when the African tribe sang and danced to their version of the song “Don’t Worry Be Happy” while they did a dance that included giving God ‘the bird”! I warn you now that for a religious-themed show, there’s a lot of foul language and it covers […]

BC, Top Apple Orchards in Metro Vancouver

It is that time of year again, apple season. One of the great joys of living in the Metro Vancouver area is that there is no shortage of farmers to support. This is one of the easiest ways to give back to your community and also get in some great family time. Each year my […]

BC, Vancouver: 10 Months of Affordable Family Fun with NEW KidsWorld 44 Program

  Established in 1992, KidsWorld has been bringing summer fun to families for decades. But this year they’ve decided to keep the fun going with their new program, KidsWorld 44. From September of this year until next June, you can enjoy 44 weeks worth of experiences for only $50 per child – and included in that price […]

Abbotsford BC, Maan Farms Country Experience

When my family was visiting from Nova Scotia we decided to take a visit over to Maan Farms to pick some strawberries. With this being our first year living in Abbotsford we were excited to check out a new attraction in the area. The morning we went to the farm was the morning after a […]