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Around Town – May 28th & May 29th – South Surrey & White Rock for Families

Published May 25, 2016 at 12:36 pm - No Comments

There are many festivals and outdoor events this weekend Mama’s – have fun! SURREY INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL May 26-28 Bear Creek Park Featuring ticketed performances from the Netherlands, USA, and Canada and a variety of hands on art diplays. DAY OUT WITH THOMAS May 21-23 Railway Heritage Park Day Out with Thomas features a […] IWEBIX Webdesign

Around Town – Victoria Day Long Weekend – South Surrey & White Rock for Families

Published May 18, 2016 at 12:26 pm - No Comments

It’s the official launch of the Summer season with the Victoria Day Weekend Mama’s! Get out and enjoy the many activities happening around town. CLOVERDALE RODEO AND COUNTRY FAIR May 20-23 Cloverdale Fair Grounds This fair brings in big crowds to one of Western Canada’s most popular family events. DAY OUT WITH THOMAS May […]

Around Town – May 14th & 15th – South Surrey & White Rock for Families

Published May 12, 2016 at 9:09 am - No Comments

Another fabulous weekend out there Mama’s – many things happening to keep you busy! STORYBOOK THEATRE May 14-15 1461 Johnston Road Participation play for pre-schoolers! Bring a cushion for your tush. SURREY RCMP OPEN HOUSE May 14 12:00-3:00 Surrey RCMP Main Detachment Everyone is invited to this family friendly open house. CLAYTON COMMUNITY […]

Around Town – May 7th & May 8th – South Surrey & White Rock for Families

Published May 4, 2016 at 3:14 pm - No Comments

Happy Mother’s Day Mama’s! Spoil, pamper and treat yourselves this weekend – you deserve it. BIRD SURVIVAL May 7 9:00- 11:00am Serpentine Wildlife Mgt Area Join local naturalists for a morning to learn about the birds that frequent this area and their different habitat. SHAKE ZONE May 7 11:00-5:00pm Willowbrook Shopping Centre Experience […]

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Budgeting for Maternity Leave

Published February 15, 2016 at 6:00 pm - No Comments

By: Joanna Muir There’s a lot to think about when you’re expecting your first and I can understand how financial planning may take a back seat to car seats, cribs and diapers! One is filled with decisions to contemplate, things to learn and looming responsibilities. Knowing how this huge life change will impact your household […]

Puree vs Baby Led Weaning (BLW): Can’t We All Just Get Along?

Published February 11, 2016 at 7:10 am - No Comments

By: Kristen Yarker In a previous post I shared the pros and cons of the pureed and Baby Led Weaning (BLW) methods for introducing your baby to solid foods. If you missed it, you can read it here. I had a number of people call and email me with questions from that post. So I […]

Healthy Family Expo – March 6th – $1,000 Giveaway & 2-for-1 Ticket Promo Code!

Published February 8, 2016 at 11:32 pm - No Comments

We’re excited to let you know that the 3rd annual Healthy Family Expo returns to the Vancouver Convention Centre on Sunday March 6th from 10 am – 5pm. It’s a fun-filled day for Lower Mainland families with kids aged 0-12 offering small steps & simple solutions to healthy, active, eco-friendly living, including: 100+ Exhibitors, Shopping […]

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 […]

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 […]

When Is My Baby Ready For Solids? (i.e. Ammunition for the Pressure to Start Early)

Published January 20, 2015 at 1:25 pm - No Comments

By: Kristen Yarker Many moms contact me wondering if their baby is ready for solid foods. When is My baby ready for solids? Usually this comes from two places: Worry that their baby isn’t getting the nutrition that they need from breastmilk/ formula. Pressure from family or friends to introduce baby food. Here’s the latest […]

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!), […]

Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hottest Tot Products Vancouver 2014

Published October 9, 2014 at 8:18 am - No Comments

    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 hosted at Bearfoot Playground in Lynn Valley (North Vancouver). Come prepared to enjoy delicious appies & drinks, and pick your favorite product […]


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