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.

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

Win your way into Kevin & Sonia's BIG Baby Shower at Metropolis at Metrotown! {Event & Contest Details!)

{This event is shared with you in partnership with Metropolis at Metrotown} It’s been a hot minute since I was pregnant but I’ll never forget just how overwhelming it felt from start to finish! Planning for baby is just the tip of the maternity iceberg, from every changing bodies to the constant flow of what to buy, what not to buy and everything in between, pregnancy and welcoming a new

Spring has Sprung with Blossom at Metropolis at Metrotown #METBlossom

It’s been a little bit of a crazy winter in Metro Vancouver and I won’t lie, I’m longing for Spring and to be surrounded by flowers again. The constant snowfall warnings are starting to wear on me and I can’t wait to get into the garden. In the meantime though, you can join me at in enjoying the new “Blossom” display at Metropolis at Metrotown! The newest display is sure

AspenClean - The Day Someone Else Cleaned My House (& it was amazing!)

{We were provided with a complimentary home cleaning service from AspenClean to facilitate this review. All opinions are our own, and we were a huge fan of their cleaning products before this post!} 2019 has been a YEAR already! I have been crazy busy at my day job, Alivia has had a ton of events and activities and this blog has kept me on my toes. There’s been a lot