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Family Events on the North Shore This Weekend (Aug 15-17, 2014)

Published August 15, 2014 at 7:35 am - No Comments

FAMILY EVENTS ON THE NORTH SHORE THIS WEEKEND (Aug 15-17, 2014)   FRIDAY, AUGUST 15th     Treetop Tales (11 – 11:30 am) (Suggested $2 donation)  Location: Lynn Canyon Ecology Centre  3663 Park Road, North Van Details: Leaping lizards, it’s nature story time! Visit the Ecology Centre for seasonal songs and stories with a nature theme. For […] IWEBIX Webdesign

Family Events on the North Shore This Weekend (July 25-27, 2014)

Published July 25, 2014 at 12:05 am - No Comments

FAMILY EVENTS ON THE NORTH SHORE THIS WEEKEND (JULY 25-27, 2014)     FRIDAY, JULY 25th   Friday Night Market at the Shipyards (5 – 10 pm) (FREE)  Location: Shipbuilder’s Square at the foot of Lonsdale, North Van Details: The popular Friday night market is back! Each week you can enjoy fresh food, locally made products, musicians, art and […]

GoGo Bags: Review & Giveaway!

Published July 18, 2014 at 8:54 am - No Comments

GoGo Bags: Review and Giveaway As my boys grow older, I have been getting more and more concerned about the environment and what I am leaving behind for them.   I  was considering trying out reusable snack and sandwich bags so I could cut down on the amount of plastic we use.   So when […]

Family Events on the North Shore This Weekend (July 18-20 2014)

Published July 18, 2014 at 12:10 am - No Comments

FAMILY EVENTS ON THE NORTH SHORE THIS WEEKEND (JULY 18-20, 2014)     FRIDAY, JULY 18th   Friday Night Market at the Shipyards (5 – 10 pm) (FREE)  Location: Shipbuilder’s Square at the foot of Lonsdale, North Van Details: The popular Friday night market is back! Each week you can enjoy fresh food, locally made products, musicians, art and […]

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Family Travel: Eating on the road with kids can be easy!

Published August 18, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

By: Shauna Robertson I’m particular about food not picky I wouldn’t consider myself to be a picky eater, but I guess you could say that I’m particular. I’m not one of those people who orders something at a restaurant and then asks if half of it can be changed. I usually peruse the menu and […]

Starting Kindergarten: Too Cool For School Fashion Picks

Published August 17, 2014 at 11:08 am - No Comments

We love wardrobe shopping for our littles. I personally shop for three girls so it was fun for me to go in search of some cool fashion for boys starting Kindergarten too. Below are my picks plus our outerwear picks in low, medium and high price points. Dressy Hipster Boy   Clown Tee – Spearmint […]

The 5 P’s of Glamping with Kids

Published August 15, 2014 at 9:15 am - No Comments

By:  Heather van Mil 5 P’s of Glamping with Kids Glamping {glamorous camping} is a fun and inexpensive getaway for families to enjoy this summer. It can range from RVing to yurts to cabins to suit any family’s taste for adventure and budget. Follow these 5 P’s to get the most out of your glamping […]

Starting Kindergarten: The Coolest Backpacks

Published August 14, 2014 at 12:08 pm - No Comments

When it’s time to start kindergarten, of course you want your little sporting only  the coolest backpack in class. We’re here to help with our top picks! Smokey & colourful – Sprayground – $60 Sparkley – Justice – $25 Camo & Pink (boy patterns too) – Gap – $25 Graphic Diamonds – Claires – $20 […]

How Does She Do It: Robyn Hardy from Bobs & Lolo

Published August 13, 2014 at 12:10 pm - No Comments

We are so excited to launch our How Does She Do It feature! Every few months we’ll interview and feature a ‘Celebrity Mom’! In between we’ll feature ALL moms (You! Please apply here!) We are ecstatic to introduce our first Celebrity Moms – Canada’s Bobs & LoLo! Bobs & LoLo are two-time Juno nominated singer-songwriters and […]

AHH the Pressure! Is my baby ready for solids or should I wait?

Published August 10, 2014 at 2:44 pm - No Comments

  By: Kristen Yarker Many moms contact me wondering if their baby is ready for solid foods. Usually this comes from two places: Worry that their baby isn’t getting the nutrition that they need from breast milk/ formula. Pressure from family or friends to introduce baby food. Here’s the latest scientific-evidence based information on how […]

Mama’s Choice Awards 2014

Published August 8, 2014 at 11:50 am - No Comments

Mama’s Choice Awards 2014 are here! Vote today, we want to hear from you These Awards are all about your LOCAL picks for only the BEST in baby boutiques, prenatal classes and more (only 10 questions) . Share your faves with all the other new mamas in your ‘hood by voting today! The winners will be […]

It’s Time To Break The Cycle: Teaching Healthy Habits to Kids

Published August 8, 2014 at 8:48 am - No Comments

By: Kathy Klassen  As parents we try to set a good example for our kids. We know how they emulate and try to follow exactly what we do, right? At least while they’re little. We know how important it is to teach them to treat others with respect, how to use manners, how to brush […]

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