Top 5 tips for winter-proofing your car

(NC) For many Canadians winter means hot chocolate, hockey, and holidays. It also means getting your car ready to brave the cold and challenging road conditions. “Winter driving can be a challenge when the roads are icy and slippery. Accidents can increase in those months,” explains Tracy Laughlin, Vice President, Personal Lines, Ontario and Atlantic […]

6 Reasons To Make Timberline Country Christmas Part Of Your Holiday Tradition

This past weekend my boys and I  had the pleasure of attending the Timberline Ranch Country Christmas. We had attended during their first year and enjoyed it so much we just knew we had to go back. I don’t know about you but during this time of year, it seems like there is just never enough […]

Christmas Tree Farms in Metro Vancouver

In the coming weeks, we will be getting deep into preparing for the holidays and with that brings picking of the perfect Christmas Tree. For the past 7 years, we have been going as a to a local Christmas Tree farm and walking the rows of trees trying to find just the right one. To […]

Broadway Across Canada presents KINKY BOOTS

Kinky Boots is coming to Vancouver, opening February 7th to 12th at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver. KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when […]

5 Things You Must See At Enchant Christmas Maze

Last week my family and I made a trip into the Vancouver to check out the premiere night of Enchant Christmas Light Maze & Market. Enchant is the world’s largest Christmas light maze, including a 55,000 square foot maze of light sculptures, a 64-foot Christmas Tree, live performances, an outdoor fire pit, and a sprawling marketplace […]

Christmas Parades in Metro Vancouver {2016}

With the holiday season upon us, so brings many different holiday events. One of my families favorites are the tree lighting ceremonies and the parades. Here is a list of some of the parades happening in the Metro Vancouver area this year:  Chilliwack Rotary Christmas Parade – This is one of the biggest and most anticipated events […]

Christmas Tree Lighting Events in Metro Vancouver {2016}

This is one of my favorite family traditions for the holidays, attending our local Christmas Tree Lighting. It is a great way to come together in your community and start the holiday season off right. The morning after we attend the tree lighting is a special time in our house. This happens to be the […]

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, […]

Lovable Labels Birthday Celebration {Giveaway}

Lovable Labels is one of our favorite Canadian label companies, and this month they are celebrating their 13th birthday. To celebrate their birthday Lovable Labels has launched 4 new designs and are having a huge 50% off sale on 5 of their best selling items. Oh, and did I mention FREE SHIPPING!! All items are: […]

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 […]