Playland is a summer tradition for so many of us here in the Lower Mainland and it is still going strong at 109! Many changes have been made over the last century and I love hearing about other people’s childhood experiences and favourite rides. Some of those rides remain, like the incredibly popular wooden roller-coaster, now in its 61st year and still scaring the pants off people. Others, like the
I’m a SAHM of 2 who loves finding new things to do in the Lower Mainland, and sharing my opinions. I thrive on coffee, snuggles and sarcasm.
Calling all dino lovers both big and small! Jurassic Quest, the biggest touring dinosaur attraction, is coming to Vancouver for the very first time! Baby dinos and walking adolescents, giant predators and prey, herbivores and carnivores, and so much more, it’s a dinosaur lovers dream. For not one but two epic weekends in May, the Vancouver Convention Centre will become a portal to the past where guests will have
One of the beloved annual traditions we have is bringing our own family circus out to see a real Circus featuring actual circus families who live and breathe their art. Heart-stopping moments, thrilling daredevil stunts and incredible acrobatics and aerials, all topped off with some cotton candy. I’m talking, of course, about the Royal Canadian Family Circus, and they’re bringing back the iconic Big Top and some incredible new talent
Roaring engines, high-octane racing, and crazy gravity defying stunts and sweet rides basically describes my son’s ideal day; and my husbands, let’s be real. It should come as no surprise then that they love watching monster truck action on tv. Or that my seven year old has quite a monster truck collection. And when Monster Jam comes to town? You better believe they’re there taking in all of the action-packed,
At this time of year there’s usually two types of people; those that are done their holiday shopping and the rest of us who are still on the hunt for the perfect presents for loved ones. If you’re still gift hunting for a preschooler on your list, there are some new lines from trusted brands dedicated to little ones that I know kids will love!
As Canadians, we are lucky in so many ways, one of which is our amazing geography. From coastlines to mountains, golden prairies to rain forest, we have absolutely breathtaking scenery that seems to vary between the provinces and territories, and loads of outdoor activities to partake in for every climate. It’s no wonder Canada is such a huge destination for tourists from all over the world, including those from the