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Harrison Hot Springs Staycation - Things To Do & Where To Stay

Sometimes you just need to pack up the car and go away somewhere. Where we live there’s a couple different option for staycation places that are a reasonable drive away. A favourite of ours is Harrison Hot Springs. Surrounded by incredible views of the mountains and lake, it’s a great option when looking for a family getaway, plus there is lots to do out in the fresh air! From festivals,

Snowboarding Adventures At Cypress Snow School

It’s always been pretty clear that snow runs in our families blood. We’re incredibly lucky to live so close to so many mountains to enjoy a ton of outdoor activities including snowshoeing, snowboarding, skiing and more. One of our favourite places to head as a family is Cypress Mountain for basically all things snow. It’s nice and close to our house (under an hour away!) and offers something for every

Royal Canadian Family Circus returns to Lower Mainland a new spectacular show! + HUGE GIVEAWAY!

The Royal Canadian Family Circus is on tour again and it’s headed this way! We were fortunate enough to be able to attend this amazing display of incredible feats and performances last year, and we were absolutely wowed by it. The kids talked about the mesmerizing motorcycles and daring tightrope and acrobatic acts for quite some time afterward, so when they found out that the all new Royal Canadian Family

Honda Celebration of Light

There’s no denying that summer is in full swing in Metro Vancouver right now, with temperatures staying in the 20’s most days, it’s been beach days all around! It’s hard to believe it’s already nearly the end of July and that one of our favourite events is about to light up the sky for 3 days only. When I was younger.. much younger, it was a lot of fun to

Wordless Wednesday: Canucks Fever

While it may not have been the best season for our Vancouver Canucks, that didn’t stop our kids from having some amazing once in a lifetime experiences! The kids went to half a dozen games, had a tour of the media room, media centre, locker room and even got to meet the people who make the ice! Hands down, the best experience for them was skating on the ice at

Cirque du Soleil: TORUK flies into Vancouver!

{{ Contest is now closed – Congratulations to our winner Jennifer E.! }} 2 years ago, when I went to Las Vegas for my very first time (I know.. sigh), I made it my personal goal to take in as many Cirque du Soleil shows as I could squeeze into my weekend. I didn’t care what we missed, how much it cost, nada, I was seeing my shows! I was