It’s hard for me to accept the fact that in a few short weeks kids are already heading back to school! I feel like the summer basically flew by and we’re all now in the back to school scramble to make sure that not only are our kids prepared, but our wallets are too. With back to school shopping lists in hands, many parents and kids are heading off to
No matter what our differences, kindness is always a choice worth making. This year Metropolis at Metrotown has joined the movement against bullying, working with the CKNW Orphans’ Fund for Pink Shirt Day from February 6 – 22, 2017. Bullying at schools and work places is still very much a problem and by pledging to support this initiative, you are helping to eliminate bullying, offering support to those who need
Finally, for the first day in July the West Coast is actually starting to feel like summer! This dreary weather hasn’t slowed us down though and we’re already planning our second camping trip of the summer and gearing up for more day trips, road trips and exciting summer fun! We had our very first family camping trip a few weeks ago and phew, let me tell you…. if you think
Can you believe it’s spring time already? As the sun beams through my windows daily onto a nice thick layer of winter dust, it reminds me again that the inevitable need to purge all the excess stuff I’ve collected over the past year has come around again. Time to do a massive declutter, garage sale, and start the deep pre-summer clean!
If you’ve been following our blog for awhile you might remember last summer that we basically lived at Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt in Highgate Village, hard to say no to delicious frozen yogurt on super hot days, right? We discovered this fabulous location by accident and have been heading back pretty regularly ever since! We figure Frozen Yogurt is pretty much the best family outing ever, especially when you get to
It’s kind of a running joke in our house that I ruined my own proposal story. I’m deathly (like not even kidding) afraid of heights and my hubby had this dream idea of proposing to me at the top of a ferris wheel overlooking the PNE last year. Well, he badgered me for a solid hour about going up in this thing and I lost my cool, got mad, and