Miss Maddi's

Every morning it’s usually a struggle and a half to get Nicole’s hair brushed and put any clips, bows or hair ties in it. It is a small victory for me on the days she lets me put do anything with her hair because they don’t seem to tend to last very long. Nicole will take them out the first chance she gets…that is if they haven’t fallen out of her

PercyVites Review

If you’re anything like us, last minute planning sometimes just manages to creep up on you. As much as you WANT to plan in advance it doesn’t always seem to happen that way. Picture this, it is 4 weeks until your child’s birthday party and you still have not been able to decide on what to do for invitations. Do you mail them? Make a generic facebook event page that

Handprint/FootPrint Gift Ideas

So this year is the first year that Mother’s Day is going to be a bit different in my house. This is the first year that Nicole doesn’t have someone other than myself, to help her with making Mother’s Day a little bit more special than any other day. So how do we make the mothers in our lives feel like Mother’s Day is not just any other day? We have

City of Surrey Clean Sweep Week

Spring is in full swing here in the Lower Mainland. So as we all look to do some spring cleaning at home, lets not forget about helping to clean up our community parks as well. The City of Surrey’s Partners in Parks team are kicking off Surrey’s 18th Annual Environmental Extravaganza with Surrey Clean Sweep Week. The event runs from April 18th through to April 25th. You can participate in

guildford pool

After  a long wait, the much anticipated pool at Guildford Recreation Centre is now open!  Having a child that loves the water, we have been wanting to check out the new pool which features a leisure pool with a lazy river, spray features and toddler area. We haven’t had a chance to head over to explore the new pool yet, but it is on our list. 

12 Easter Crafts for the entire family

Easter is upon us (like really REALLY upon us… snuck up on me this year!) and with it comes a ton of new ideas to keep your kids busy during those wet spring days. Here is a roundup of 12 of our fave Easter crafts from around the web that can be enjoyed by kids of all ages. Many can be adapted to be fun crafts all year round!