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Metropolis at Metrotown

One of my fondest memories of the holiday season growing up was our traditional stop at the mall to get our photo with Santa. My mom would brush my hair (a challenge in itself, I had a lot of hair!), throw me in a super cute Christmas dress and tell me to smile! It was always a fun little trip with a candy cane treat and a memory to share through

Vancouver Christmas Market Carousel

I am an eager Christmas fan, I start to get giddy as soon as I see Christmas lights going up, as soon as the music starts flooding through the malls, I am in the thick of it, I really enjoy the season. One of the things I look forward to the most is the Vancouver Christmas Market, a traditional German Christmas Market located in Vancouver, B.C. This year happens to

Cowboys-And-Angels

Last Saturday the kids and I headed out to Kerrisdale for a ceramics painting workshop at Cowboys and Angels! Since Tara is such a sentimental momma, we took Livvy along to join in the fun! One mom, two 3 year olds, and a 9 year old girl. And paint. Remembering our splatter paint fun I knew I was ambitious to do it alone, but I also knew the three of

RBC Avion Holiday Boutique

If you are anything like I am when it comes to Christmas shopping you go into the mall with a very specific list and somehow stray from it about twelve times and end up carrying not only your (over)shopping,  but your purse, a beverage (usually a coffee to stay alert while shopping!), pushing a stroller and trying to wrangle a small child through countless stores. Sounds familiar? Usually by the

Vancouver Christmas Market

In case you haven’t noticed an upcoming trend.. I LOVE CHRISTMAS. Everything about Christmas. The lights, the trees, the ornaments, the food & treats and of course the chance to spend some much needed time with loved ones. I’m getting pretty excited for 5th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market, opening on November 22nd, 2014. I went last year on the hunt for a pickle ornament and was not disappointed, I had