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Family Events on the North Shore This Weekend {April 17 – 19, 2015}

Published April 17, 2015 at 3:34 am - No Comments

  Jack & The Bean – Live Theatre {$15.00} Fri, April 17 to Wed, April 29 (10 am, 1, 4 & 7 pm) Presentation House Theatre, 333 Chesterfield, North Van This new spin on the much-loved story finds Jack surrounded by land that just won’t grow anything!  His father sells off everything they own in order […] IWEBIX Webdesign

Celebrate Mom! Mother’s Day Mini Sessions with Vairdy Photography in support of Cause We Care Foundation

Published April 16, 2015 at 5:10 pm - No Comments

  Vairdy is one of Modern Mama’s favourite local family photographers, and we’re excited to help spread the word about her fantastic Mother’s Day Mini Sessions in support of Cause We Care Foundation that supports resources and programs that assist marginalized single mothers and their children in our community. The $100 session fee (all donated […]

Family Easter Events on the North Shore this Weekend {April 3-6, 2015}

Published April 3, 2015 at 9:06 am - No Comments

  Easter Train at Stanley Park {ADULTS: $8.75 KIDS: $3.50} Fri, April 3 to Mon, April 6 (various times), Stanley Park, Vancouver (just over Lions Gate Bridge!) Hop on by for a fun-filled day including a ride on the miniature train, egg hunts, crafts and a visit from the Easter Bunny.   Lions Club Easter Egg […]

WIN $500 organic prize pack from Modern Mama Booth at Healthy Family Expo this Sunday!

Published March 26, 2015 at 1:13 am - No Comments

We’re SO excited that the Healthy Family Expo is back for a second year –  this time at the Vancouver Convention Centre on Sunday, March 29th from 10 am to 5 pm, and Modern Mama will be there at booth #202B excited to meet all of you lovely mamas! It’s a fun-filled day for Lower […]

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The Ultimate Baby Gear Buyer’s Guide 2015

Published April 15, 2015 at 10:41 am - No Comments

Ultimate Baby Gear Buyer’s Guide 2015 is here!   Have a click through above to see our first annual Ultimate Baby Gear Buyer’s Guide and then ENTER TO WIN the B-Agile 3 Stroller & Travel System from Britax! a Rafflecopter giveaway

The Modern Bump Social Is Here Vancouver!

Published April 13, 2015 at 11:17 am - No Comments

Calling all pregnant women in Vancouver! Our amazing Modern Bump Social is here for you! In a fun, casual format, we’ll have nibbles and mocktails at the beautiful WestCoastKids on Main Street on May 20th from 5.30-8pm with discount shopping afterwards! Several fantastic speakers will address some pregnancy topics important to you, and we have […]

Recipe: Yummy Nests

Published April 1, 2015 at 2:15 pm - No Comments

  By: Carla Reid The Easter Bunny’s visit is just around the corner! We like to bake something a few days before so we have small treats to share leading up to the big day. We have tried a few variety’s of chocolate nests but this recipe was a sure hit. Only a few ingredients and […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day: Guinness Chocolate Cake Recipe

Published March 17, 2015 at 9:01 am - No Comments

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! What better to way to celebrate St. Patty’s day then with Guinness Chocolate Cake! You will need: 1 cup Guinness 1 cup + 1 tablespoon Butter 3/4 cup Cocoa 1 3/4 cups white Sugar 1/2 cup Sour Cream 2 Eggs 1 tablespoon Vanilla 2 cups Flour 2 1/2 teaspoons Baking Soda […]

How Does She Do It?…Christina Hiebert

Published March 9, 2015 at 9:42 am - No Comments

It’s time for another How Does She Do It! We are thrilled to introduce you to Christina Hiebert from Winnipeg. Every few months we’ll interview and feature a ‘Celebrity Mom’! In between we’ll feature ALL moms (You! Please apply here!) Check out all of our How Does She Do It Moms here. Are you an Urban or Suburban […]

Cinderella Opens March 13

Published March 6, 2015 at 4:06 pm - No Comments

Cinderella opens nationwide March 13. Opening is also a Short film prior to the movie entitled Frozen Fever! The story of “Cinderella” follows the fortunes of young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. Eager to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new Stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and her […]

I Want to be a Thriving Mom

Published March 5, 2015 at 5:32 pm - No Comments

I have been asked to define what being a thriving mom means to me. I would love to say my definition of thriving is a daily yoga practice, clean eating, long walks on the beach with my three always happy [and obedient, of-course] daughters and an amazing love life with my husband and that I […]

Getting Back to Basics with Ford of Canada #FordBackToBasics

Published March 5, 2015 at 10:24 am - No Comments

I had the opportunity to visit the amazing Fraser River Lodge with Ford of Canada for a weekend of getting ‘Back to Basics’ recently. We learned about emergency kits, changing flat tires and checking the oil, along with some fun stuff like fishing, wine-pairing and making the perfect s’mores (my kind of basics!). Here we […]


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