reviews

Disney Studios Coco pulls on our heart strings {Review}

Disney’s newest animated family flick Coco hits theatres on November 22, and after seeing the trailers multiple times, we knew we just had to go see it. When offered a chance to see it before it hit theatres, you bet we jumped at the chance. I love and am fascinated by Dia De Muertos – The Day of the Dead, in Mexican culture. Not only the colourful sugar skulls that

7 layers of tiny fun with L.O.L Surprise dolls #Review

One of the downfalls of not having cable is I am definitely not the cool mom up to date on all the “hot” toys. Sure, I’ve got the inside scoop on fun new toys that are coming out from other blogs and press releases but for the most part, I depend on my niece and A telling me what is the coolest toy in the classroom! Last year, my niece

Cinderella Charlotte

If you have ever wanted to introduce the young people in your life to live theatre, there is no better time than now! Broadway Across Canada has brought the Tony Award winning Broadway musical Cinderella to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre here in Vancouver, and it is absolutely magical. Rodger + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is a re-imagined fairy tale favourite that is suitable for all audiences, with no shortage of laughs, spectacular

Discover the magic that is Cavalia Odysseo! {Review}

If you are a lover of beautiful horses, incredibly talented acrobatics and breathtaking set changes then I have a show that is just for you. Cavalia Odysseo is here in Vancouver and it is blowing Vancouver’s mind once again! With crowds fighting for tickets left right and center, so much so that they needed to add in extra shows just to meet demand. Cavalia: Odysseo has been extended to March

Disney Queen Of Katwe

Disney’s latest release, Queen of Katwe, transported us to Uganda and left us immersed in the vividly colourful and inspiring true story. Follow Phiona as she rises from the slums of Katwe to becoming an international chess champion. After Phiona’s father passed away, her future looked bleak. With no money for school, and barely enough to eat or pay rent on their tiny shack, she couldn’t see a way out

Shape Store

Having a new baby means at some point you will need to think about starting your little one on solids, in fact, you are pretty much asked from birth when you plan to start them nowadays. As a first time or 3rd-time parent like myself, you never know quite how your baby will take to it. Some will eat a little, some a LOT! So how to you prepare things without