Teaching through tech – Why you’ll find my kid behind a screen this summer

Kids Computer Camp

This past fall, I was playing softball on a particularly gross and dreary day. Not wanting to leave the comfort of the warm car equipped with heat, music and various tech devices, the kids pleaded with me to let them stay in the vehicle. With the car only steps away from the dugout, I obliged. It wasn't until months later while scrolling through my camera roll that I … [Read more...]

RBC Race for the Kids – Sunday June 4th in support of BC Children’s Hospital

RBC Race for the Kids

If you've been following along on my Instagram channel, you may have virtually attended the Smalls most recent Cardiology check up at BC Children's Hospital. I haven't shared much of our Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) journey on the blog, but promise you I will at some point soon! Ever since the Smalls CHD diagnosis at a mere 3 months old, we've been champions of all things … [Read more...]

{GIVEAWAY} Win tickets to Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella in Vancouver

Cinderella Vancouver

Is there any greater fairy tale than Cinderella? This love story is one that I grew up fantasizing about as a young girl, and through the joys of motherhood, I have been able to share the story with my own daughter (sadly my son show's little interest!) In case you've been living under a pumpkin and missed the news, Rodgers+Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is coming to the Queen … [Read more...]

Calling all skiers and riders – National Ski Day is January 14, 2017

national ski day is coming up this January 14th, 2017. Get your passes at 17 participating ski hills across Canada

Grab your skis and boards and join the rippers, park rats, and shredders alike on January 14th, 2017 for National Ski Day -- a fun nationwide celebration to celebrate all things ski. Canada boasts some mind-blowing mountain ranges, home to amazing ski resorts. Pack up your gear, get outside, and enjoy the great outdoors! This year marks the third annual CIBC National Ski Day … [Read more...]

Broadway Across Canada presents KINKY BOOTS

Kinky Boots

If you're as much of a fan of Cyndi Lauper as I am, you're in for a treat! Broadway Across Canada is bringing KINKY BOOTS, Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit, to town! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. … [Read more...]