Helisa

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.

Monster Jam brings monster truck madness back to Vancouver this March

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,

Perfect Preschooler Presents That Invoke Imaginative Play

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!

FlyOver Canada on a magical Christmas Mission {Events}

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

5 Ultimate Summer Memory Maker Spots in Metro Vancouver

Summer is finally here! Two full months of lazy mornings and an open calendar to fill with adventures both big and small. While we like to check out different spray parks and community pools, new beaches, trails, ice cream places, etc throughout the summer, we also like to have some grander stay-cation options to look forward to. But with two kids who are not close in age, it has been

Shakespearean Summer Adventures with Bard On The Beach + Camp #Giveaway!

I know it barely feels like spring, but summertime is coming; I swear! For many of us, this signals the time to look into summer camps for our offspring. Whether camps are a necessity for child care, a sanity break for you during the summer months or just something to do for fun, they are great opportunities for your child to explore their passions or discover a new one with

Royal Canadian Family Circus returns to Lower Mainland a new spectacular show! + HUGE GIVEAWAY!

The Royal Canadian Family Circus is on tour again and it’s headed this way! We were fortunate enough to be able to attend this amazing display of incredible feats and performances last year, and we were absolutely wowed by it. The kids talked about the mesmerizing motorcycles and daring tightrope and acrobatic acts for quite some time afterward, so when they found out that the all new Royal Canadian Family