10 Family Friendly ways to save at the Fair at the PNE!

10 Family Friendly ways to save at the Fair at the PNE

Growing up in North Vancouver, the rides at the PNE were always a natural part of the skyline looking into Vancouver. It was a family tradition, likely until my teenage years when it was no longer cool to be seen in public with my parents, to attend the Fair each year. My Dad and I often rode the rides together while my mom browsed the Expo and the PNE coveted prize home. And … [Read more...]

Christmas Kickoff – What to do in Vancouver this weekend

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The holidays are just around the corner! To kick it off right, the annual West Coast Christmas Show & Artisan Marketplace is back this weekend for its 9th year! So, not exactly in Vancouver, the annual West Coast Christmas Show & Artisan Marketplace is just a short car ride away at the TRADEX Fraser Valley Exhibition Center in Abbotsford, BC. With over 200 vendors - … [Read more...]

7 FREE Family activities to take in at the West Coast Christmas Show & Marketplace

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Whether you like it or not, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas out there. And by look, I mean seem, because let's be honest... Winter in mid-November in Vancouver looks like this... Despite the amazingly warm weather locals have been seeing as of late, many of our local ski hills are opening early this weekend. While I'm not quite ready to pull out the skis or … [Read more...]

What to do in Vancouver this weekend

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If you're looking for something to do to entertain the kids this weekend, boy have I got an event for you! This Saturday and Sunday - November 23 & 24, 2013 you have the unique opportunity to join Douglas Coupland and the Vancouver Art Gallery for a fun filled afternoon of hands-on tower building. Three sessions each day (11:00am - Noon, 1:00pm - 2:00pm, or 3:00pm - … [Read more...]

Disney On Ice presents Rockin’ Ever After

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One of the things I love the most about being a mom, is that I get to pass down the fun traditions that I grew up with on to my children. Disney On Ice is one of them. Attending the show annually is something I can still remember doing as a child. In awe, watching the characters skate and dance around on the ice. I'm so thrilled to be taking my kids next week when the show … [Read more...]