Coquitlam Centre hosts it’s second annual #BeYouGirl event

  On September 23rd I had the absolute pleasure of attending the Be You Girl event hosted at Coquitlam Centre with my 11-year-old daughter and her best friend. The event is aimed at helping girls celebrate their diversity, and grow up with endless amounts of confidence and self-esteem. About Be You Be You is a […]

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Empowering events for girls and their caregivers this October

Over the last few years, I’ve been very passionate about sharing community events in our city that foster positive self-esteem, confidence and empowerment for girls. We are so fortunate to have such a diverse range of programs, and events for pre-adolescent, adolescent girls and their caregivers in our community! Below is a list of empowering […]

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Run/walk and raise funds for Mental Health on October 15th at Miles For Mental Health

    A recent study found that almost 60 percent of post-secondary students feel hopeless, while almost 45 percent felt so hopeless they couldn’t function. Another survey found that compared to 2013, eight percent fewer students felt their health was very good or excellent.   To raise awareness about mental health and remove the stigma around mental illness, […]

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Clean out your closet for a cause and help single mother-led families

September always feels like the new year for me. I think it`s a mom/back to school thing. I always feel the urge to purge and getting our family organized after our unstructured summer vacations is something I feel needs to be done.  I`m also one of those people who loves to purge regularly. It just makes […]

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Farm- to -plate longtable dinner at Central Park Farms #exploreLangley

Ah. There’s nothing like arriving at a farm on a warm summer evening greeted with drinks to the sound of live music and a dreamy dinner set-up. When my husband and I arrived at Central Park Farms a few weeks ago for a special media long-table dinner we were in awe! It made me want […]

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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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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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