Chopped Leaf: Brickyard

Life is busy on the best of days, throw in careers, kids and activities and most of the time I am lucky to get a chance to sit down and eat a full meal, let alone find time to make one myself. I am all about convenience and love to meal plan, but there is something to be said about having a few times when you don’t have to cook,

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

Apples & Bananas

We love parties, but we love Birthday parties the most. I am notorious for going overboard on my themes and trying to find every single item that matches can be quite tiresome, as much as I love having a blow-out party I really don’t like breaking the bank, or having to visit 15 different stores to get everything I need. My time is valuable after all! That’s where Apples &

City of Surrey Clean Sweep Week

Spring is in full swing here in the Lower Mainland. So as we all look to do some spring cleaning at home, lets not forget about helping to clean up our community parks as well. The City of Surrey’s Partners in Parks team are kicking off Surrey’s 18th Annual Environmental Extravaganza with Surrey Clean Sweep Week. The event runs from April 18th through to April 25th. You can participate in

Guildford Town Centre

Oooh super exciting! We just got news of what is happening at the NEW Interactive Playground at Guildford Town Centre! The previous playground had to be removed in 2011 to accommodate the massive expansion on the mall and parents were sure to share how badly they wanted it back, well GTC listened and has been really stepping it up with revamping the mall to include hot new stores and the