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10:00 am Charlotte Diamond in Concert at ... @ Edgemont Village (on Highlands Blvd btw. Edgemont & Woodbine)
Charlotte Diamond in Concert at ... @ Edgemont Village (on Highlands Blvd btw. Edgemont & Woodbine)
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Charlotte Diamond in Concert at BC Playthings Block Party { Sunday, Nov 23rd } @ Edgemont Village (on Highlands Blvd btw. Edgemont & Woodbine) | North Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
  Modern Mama North Shore is THRILLED to be presenting the BC Plaything 38 Years of Play Block Party this coming Sunday in Edgemont Village! We absolutely love supporting quality, local businesses who give back[...]
8:00 pm Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hotte... @ Bearfoot Playground
Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hotte... @ Bearfoot Playground
Nov 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Ultimate Mama's Night Out: Hottest Tot Products Vancouver 2014! @ Bearfoot Playground | North Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
      Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hottest Tot Products! It’s here, and once AGAIN, it’s superb! It’s our 3rd annual Hottest Tot Products event in the Lower Mainland, and this time it is being[...]
7:00 pm Stock Mama’s Freezer: Well Fed S... @ Well Fed Studio
Stock Mama’s Freezer: Well Fed S... @ Well Fed Studio
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stock Mama's Freezer: Well Fed Studio Ladies Night Out! @ Well Fed Studio | North Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
“Do you stare inside your fridge and only see milk and condiments at dinner time? Are you tired of spending all of your money on take-out? Running low on time to prepare healthy meals?” If[...]

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DISNEY ON ICE – LET’S PARTY! { YVR – Nov 26 to 30 }

Published November 20, 2014 at 11:18 pm - No Comments

LET’S PARTY presented by DISNEY ON ICE { Nov 26 – 30 }   My girls (aged 2 and 4) have been Disney fans for awhile now, and our recent visit to Disneyland in California did not disappoint! We spent a whole day meeting princesses like Cinderella, Ariel and the Frozen sisters (definitely a hit!), […] IWEBIX Webdesign

{Giveaway Alert!} Win 4 Family Tickets to Where The Wild Things Are at Presentation Theatre!

Published November 7, 2014 at 8:25 am - 5 Comments

Enter to win a Family Pack of 4 tickets to Where the Wild Things Are! ($60 value) Presentation Theatre (North Van) – Shows runs Nov 7 – 16, 2014 Specifically created for kids aged 3-7 and their parents! Your choice of date & showtime (subject to availability). Enter through Rafflecopter below! Giveaway ends Tuesday, Nov […]

Family Friendly Events on the North Shore This Weekend: Nov 8 & 9, 2014

Published November 7, 2014 at 7:49 am - No Comments

  FAMILY EVENTS ON THE NORTH SHORE THIS WEEKEND NOVEMBER 7-9, 2014   FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7th   Where the Wild Things Are – Live Theatre (7pm performance) $15  Location: Presentation House Theatre, 333 Chesterfield Ave, North Van Details: This award winning, internationally acclaimed production is an intimate ‘guided play’ experience for ages 3 to 7 and adults. Adapted […]

10 Tips to Help Your Child’s Speech and Language Development – In the Car!

Published October 31, 2014 at 11:31 am - No Comments

10 Tips to Help Your Child’s Speech & Language Development – In the Car! By: Amanda Goodison, MSc, RSLP, Speech-Language Pathologist at Leap Therapy   As much as we may not want to admit it, let’s face it, many families are spending increasing amounts of time on the road– driving to and from practices, lessons, clubs, […]

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Recipe: Roasted Chickpeas

Published November 19, 2014 at 9:24 pm - No Comments

  Just the other day I made roasted Chickpeas for the first time and oh my goodness they were good! Super quick; easy and my kids love them too! You will need: Chickpeas Olive Oil Spices (various, listed below) I started with dried chickpeas and cooked them according to the directions on the bag; you […]

World Prematurity Day

Published November 16, 2014 at 11:04 am - No Comments

It is World Prematurity Day on Monday November 17th. 8% of all babies born in Canada are delivered prematurely, a percentage that has been steadily increasing since 1991. Babies born prematurely have immediate health and supportive care needs and may experience long-term impacts such as the risk of development or physical challenges. As the rate […]

How Does She Do It? … Joyelle Brandt

Published November 13, 2014 at 10:45 am - No Comments

It’s time for another How Does She Do It! We are thrilled to introduce you to Joyelle Brandt from Port Moody, British Columbia. Are you an Urban or Suburban Mama, where do you live? Suburban Mama. I live in a fabulous neighbourhood in Port Moody where I can walk to the grocery store, library and recreation centre from […]

6 Things You Need to Know Before You Give Birth

Published November 6, 2014 at 10:02 am - No Comments

After having given birth to three daughters, I feel like this is my ‘need to know’ for expecting mamas who need to know. Bring Vaseline To the Hospital Use vaseline on baby’s bottom immediately after birth, because his/her first bowel movements will be sticky like tar (it’s called meconium) and the vaseline will make it […]

Vancouver Baby & Family Fair – November 8-9, 2014

Published November 3, 2014 at 3:22 pm - No Comments

Come find us at the Vancouver Baby & Family Fair this weekend! … and let them know we sent you by using this 2 for 1 coupon!      

Hot Find Friday: Spearmint Baby

Published October 31, 2014 at 10:57 am - No Comments

I discovered Spearmint Love on Instagram and loved her cute style, I didn’t know if it was a shop or a blog  (it’s both). I then had the pleasure of meeting the founder at the recent ABC Kids Pediped press dinner in Las Vegas. Shari is inspirational, fun and sweet. I have continued to follow […]

Having Baby #2, What To Keep and What To Purge

Published October 29, 2014 at 9:37 am - No Comments

When you are welcoming baby number 2 (or 3 or more!) you need to decide what you’re keeping and what you’re purging while growing your family. The Nursery Unless your crib converted for your first child’s current bed, you’ll be using the same crib, change table and rocking chair you had before. There are plenty […]

3 Sleep Tips For The Time Change This Weekend

Published October 28, 2014 at 9:30 am - No Comments

By: Joleen Dilk Salyn Daylight Savings Time ends this weekend. It’s time to ‘Fall Back’ an hour and change your clocks on Saturday night (November 2nd), thus granting us an extra hour of sleep. In theory. While the opportunity to gain an extra hour of sleep is eagerly anticipated by many, those of us with children aren’t so […]


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