Slurpee Canada’s annual Bring Your Own Cup event is back this week!

[tweetthis]Slurpee Canada’s Bring Your Own Cup event is back this week! [/tweetthis] On March 24-25, 2017, the Slurpee Bring Your Own Cup event will be back at 7-Eleven stores across Canada! Slurpee Bring Your Own Cup event guidelines On the two days mentioned above, customers are encouraged to use their imagination and bring any clean container (that is a […]

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 […]

Thrifty Thursday – Keeping Kids Entertained On A Budget

“I’m bored!” Every parent hates to hear those words, even more so when you are elbows deep in the dirty dishes. If your kids are anything like mine they are always wanting to go out and do something “fun”. However, there is not always money in the family budget to be hitting up indoor playgrounds […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Honda Celebration of Light Returns for its 26th Year

One of the highlights of summer in Vancouver and Lower Mainland is the 3 nights of the fabulous fireworks festival the Honda Celebration of Light. This years 26th annual competition returns to English Bay and brings us extravagant fireworks displays from the following teams: July 23rd: Royal Fireworks, representing the Netherlands July 27th: Howard’s Fireworks, representing Australia […]

BC, Free Outdoor Movies in Metro Vancouver

Each Summer brings the FreshAirCinema FREE Outdoor movie events put up all over BC. We love taking the kids to these events as it is FREE and lots of fun for the whole family. Break out your blankets, camping chairs, popcorn and snacks and gather with family and friends from your community for an outdoor […]

8 Things To Keep In Your Car During The Summer

On the first day of Summer, I thought that it would be fitting to share with you what I keep in my van at all times during this season. I am a fly by the seat of my pants kind of girl when it comes to Summer, I do try to plan something each day […]