Tara

I’m passionate about helping people stretch their dollars, saving money with everyday tips to fund fun, engaging family activities in the lower mainland. I’m a lover of all things cheap, caffeinated and I have a mild obsession with post-it notes.

Waste To Wonder: Upcycled art on display at Metropolis at Metrotown [Events]

Waste To Wonder Exhibit on display until September 8, 2019. One of the biggest exhibits that changed how we recycle and purchase things in our home has moved on from the Vancouver Aquarium, but Metropolis at Metrotown has brought in an exhibit that in my opinion is right on par with showing the effects of what our everyday choices are doing to our planet. You won’t want to miss bringing

Let imaginations blast off (or gallop!) with Playmobil {Review}

Do your kids dive into their imaginations regularly? For A, it’s one of her favourite things to do. Since she was little, imaginative play with vast, complex storylines has been her forte and we’ve encouraged her to explore all the way up to the stars! Her love of space started a couple of years ago when she was gifted with a telescope for her birthday and it’s just gone from

Sweet Displays have landed for Snack 'N Snap at Metropolis at Metrotown

When giant donuts and gingerbread houses call, you better believe that I’m there for the fun! Fellow snack lovers Eschelle from Mumfection, Janette from Ava to Zoe and I were invited this week to check out the newest activation taking over the Grand Court at Metropolis at Metrotown and it’s definitely the sweetest one yet! Returning for its second year – Snack ‘N Snap at Metropolis is full sweet treats that transport you

8th Annual Princess & Superhero Tea in Langley - Tickets on sale now!

Calling all prince, princesses and superheroes of all ages! It’s one of our favourite times of year and you’re invited to experience a day of magic alongside some of our favourite characters. The 8th Annual Princess & Superhero Tea to benefit the Children’s Wish Foundation tickets are officially on sale – don’t wait to grab yours, they sell out every year! This event is up there on the list of

Playmobil Magic Brings Winter Inside With Fun New Crystal Sets {Review}

We’re finally at a point around here where it finally feels like Winter has left the building (well, literally anyway!). What better time to welcome it INSIDE with the addition of some Playmobil Magic fun? We’ve had this bad boy at our house for a little bit but hadn’t had a chance to crack it open and someone was super thrilled when we set aside an entire afternoon to make