Spence Diamonds Dream Proposal Contest

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

Honeybee Centre

Ever since watching the Bee movie, my children have had a fascination with bees, the honey making process and pollination; all very good, and very many questions. Short of bee-ing able to talk to actual bees, the next best place to get information is a trip to the Honeybee Centre in Surrey, BC to talk to an actual beekeeper and watch a demonstration. I suppose the internet is useful too

Slurpee Canada Bring Your Own Cup Day

Bring your own cup day is back! We don’t generally drink a lot of Slurpees but it’s nice to make it an event when we actually do. Alivia loves getting her own treat and picking her colours and for $1.49, you can’t go wrong. Pack a big container, bring some smaller cups and enjoy a cool treat. Our weather in British Columbia has been abnormally warm for this time of