Our Disneyland Holiday Vacation

This Christmas my husband and I decided to break our Christmas traditions. Instead of buying the kids a bunch of stuff my parents and husband and I surprised the girls with a family vacation to the happiest place on earth; Disneyland! My gut was a bit worried that the girls may be disappointed that we […]

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Support the Children’s Wish Foundation at The Ugly Christmas Sweater Dash

Last year, our family hit up our local thrift shop to buy  knitwear so we could make ugly Christmas sweaters. When we got home, we decorated the sweaters as ugly and tacky  as we possibly could for the Ugly Christmas Sweater Dash . We used a glue gun, tinsel, bows, red and green pom poms and […]

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5 Family-Friendly things to do in Victoria B.C

Last weekend our family went on a weekend getaway to Victoria B.C and in the two days we were there we managed to fit into our weekend some really fun, memorable, and educational  family-friendly activities. If you’re thinking about heading to Victoria with your family, below is a list of 5 family-friendly things to do while you’re […]

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Guest blog: “Living authentically as a family” -Taslim Jaffer

Today’s guest blog is written by my dear friend Taslim. Taslim is a beautiful, talented writer, and a wonderful mother and friend. I have no other words except: she makes my heart happy.  Taslim is the voice behind the blog Let ME Out!!, author of various works including her creativity and self-discovery workbooks, and creator of Make-A-Wave […]

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Making memories in Summerland B.C

This past weekend, our  family went  on a little getaway to Summerland B.C. We left Friday and came home this afternoon. My aunt and uncle have a cozy lake front cabin on a massive lot. We stayed in a tent on their property in front of the water. It felt like camping, except we still […]

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