15 summer activities to do with your family in Victoria #exploreVictoria

Victoria is one of our favorite places to staycation in British Columbia. It has the best down-to-earth vibe, picturesque historical buildings, and an abundance of places to shop, eat, and play. We spent some time here in the fall with the family. In addition, my hubby and I spent a romantic weekend away on the […]

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Avoiding summer “brain drain” with #NELSONLoveofLearning Disney Learning products

*This is a sponsored post in partnership with #NELSONLoveofLearning products. Views and opinions in this post are my own.  Summer is in full swing. The kids have been enjoying the longer days, sunshine, sleepovers, ice cream, and late nights. They’ve been on trips to the beach, pools, water parks and currently, we’re on a vacation. […]

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Sneaking in stream time is much needed “me time” for moms

95% of moms say that they had more time for themselves before motherhood, and now, over half (58%) admit to sneaking in TV “me-time” while juggling a busy schedule, with some even hiding from their kids for just a moment of peace. With moms doing it anywhere and everywhere in the neighbourhood when the kids aren’t […]

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Taking a tour back in time at Yale Historic Site

A few weeks ago the family and I went back in time during our visit to Yale Historic Site!  My middle daughter is obsessed with learning about B.C`s history and she`s super fascinated with anything old fashioned. For this reason, she was extremely happy when we made a stop on our drive home from Hells Gate […]

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Feeling all the feels, even the negative ones

Hello there. I’m a human. I get negative thoughts and feelings. I am not positive  percent of the time! Here’s the thing, I let negative feelings in. I allow myself to feel the uncomfortable, uneasy, messy emotions that come along with being human. And let me tell you, it isn’t always easy! It’s VERY easy to […]

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10 things about me

I’ve been tagged a few times on Instagram to share 10 things about me. For some reason, I never really got around to doing it and then last night I felt compelled to share some. When I began writing things like I love Reese peanut butter cups, and I always squint because I never wear my glasses […]

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Netflix puts kids in the director seat with interactive storytelling #streamteam

Last week we had the pleasure of attending a media event with Netflix at the fabulous Opus Hotel in Vancouver. The kids were treated to goodies, arts, and crafts, a yummy lunch and best of all, we learned about Netflix’s newest feature which enables kids to be in the director’s seat! HOW? “Interactive Storytelling on […]

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10 reasons why you need a Domestic Objects play tent for your child

I’ve been obsessed with play tents since I was a kid. I remember building forts with my sisters out of sheets and elastic bands. We would sleep in them and play house in them all while letting our imaginations run wild! Last year I came across a gorgeous handmade tent on the Domestic Objects Instagram […]

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Free activities in the city of Coquitlam this Summer

Our family moved to the beautiful city of Coquitlam four years ago and we LOVE it here, to say the least! We live near so many beautiful parks and trails and the City Of Coquitlam is always full of family-friendly entertainment too! If you live in Coquitlam or surrounding areas, there are so many free […]

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