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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Win tickets to Enchant, the Worlds largest Christmas light maze!

One of our favorite Christmas traditions to do with the family during the holidays is to grab a cup of warm cocoa and check out Christmas lights. Some families like to bake during the holidays, others like to craft, and some families love to  walk around with some hot cocoa in hand, and look at […]

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Kidsworld offers fun, athletic and educational experiences all Summer long

Summer is right around the corner! In fact, with the beautiful weather we’ve had it already feels like Summer! During Summer vacation I’m always looking for activities to do with the family that don’t break the bank. I love family outings and exploring our city, but the reality is; it isn’t always affordable to venture […]

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My pizza love affair at Lombardos

I’m just going to begin this post by saying, if I had to choose a certain type of food as a boyfriend, it would be…pizza!! There’s just something so comforting about a warm, cheesy, thin crust pizza, with all the right toppings.  If pizza was my boyfriend, the only problem is I don’t know how […]

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The Harvest Festival at the Coquitlam Farmers Market

On Sunday my husband and two of our daughters attended the Harvest Festival at the Coquitlam Farmers Market. When we arrived my youngest daughter was in one of her moods and said she wanted to stay in the car. My husband said he would sit with her ( he knows walking around with a grumpy […]

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How to make personal connections offline

Last weekend, I attended an intimate one day retreat called Being Woman and this past weekend I attended  Leading Moms and Blog Podium. Although each event was very different, I left all of them feeling refreshed, inspired, and most importantly; connected. In fact, many people I saw at these events, I’ve connected with online. And, I finally […]

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Summer Street Soiree- Saturday, June 27th

Bringing community together to give back and support local causes is exactly what my friends at Modern Fort represent. Each month they support a different cause and for the month of June they are supporting the  BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund and Young Burn Survivors Camp. More than 3800 professional fire fighters from fifty-one communities […]

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G Day for Girls, November, 02nd, 2014

  G Day for girls is a social movement anchored by day- long events that emphasize self-esteem and leadership for girls ages 10-12. I had the absolute honour of volunteering at G Days inaugural event on April, 28th and my daughter attended the event as well. The both of us had an incredible day and […]

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