Every family creates their own holiday traditions. For us, the one Christmas tradition we cannot do without is a visit to Bright Nights in Stanley Park. Seeing my children’s excitement as they take in the magic of 3 million lights in stunning displays, brings me back to years of my own childhood Christmases. Bright Nights is a truly enchanting experience that everyone will love, from the very youngest to the
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Join us next week for the 18th annual Early Care & Learning Conference, this will be my first year attending and I am so eager to hear the keynote address from Dr. Laura Markham from AHA! Parenting. Dr. Laura Markham is the author of Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting, which continues to rack up five star reviews on Amazon as parents attest to the power
Christmas time is hectic, there’s absolutely no way around it. Whether you shop in advance and spend all of December running to holiday activities, planning dinners or you are a last minute shopping braving the malls, there’s hardly a moment to breathe in December, let alone relax. When I first heard about Timberline Ranch I was intrigued, I loved the idea of a Country Christmas, focusing more on simple fun,
Everyone who has a toddler knows what a struggle it can be to get a great photo with Santa. This year was no exception for us. We originally had planned on just going to the mall to see Santa and had some high hopes for a great photo. Nicole was first in line and was so excited to see Santa; that was until Santa arrived. Then you couldn’t convince her
An unforgettable holiday tradition for Vancouver families, the Goh Ballet’s The Nutcracker production returns for it’s 6th holiday season, showcasing live music and a cast of over 200 composed primarily by local dancers. Featuring ballet superstar Paloma Herrera from American Ballet Theatre as the Sugar Plum Fairy, this event is sure to quickly become a holiday tradition for your family!
The Christmas season starts for me the second we start seeing Christmas lights around our neighborhood, there is nothing more exciting for a little one it seems then the lights twinkling, the ornaments shining and the excuse to have some delicious hot chocolate while walking around! We have some amazing houses in our neighborhood who seem to be in a competition to out-do each other every year; but.. they don’t