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Modern Mama Fan Celebration

Published August 27, 2014 at 4:01 pm - No Comments

Welcome to our Fan Celebration event! In 2013, our 5000 Facebook Fan Celebration took place in August, so we thought we should follow it up with an annual celebration! This week we’re celebrating YOU – our readers, followers, Facebook Fans, Instagram viewers, Pinterest pinners, and Twitter tweeters with plenty of awesome giveaways! Enter to win […] IWEBIX Webdesign

Babysitter Alternatives that you and your kids will love!

Published August 22, 2014 at 10:37 am - No Comments

This is a guest post by Shauna Robertson. Babysitters in Vancouver are ridiculously expensive and if you don’t have family members a night out can cost you a pretty penny! I just recently discovered that there are places you can drop your kids off and enjoy a night out while they’re entertained for a very […]

Top 5 Spray Parks Around Vancouver Town: August Long Weekend

Published July 29, 2014 at 11:38 am - No Comments

Top 5 Spray Parks Around Vancouver Town and more It’s getting hot, mama! And what better way to cool off (without getting too wet) by checking out the Top 5 Spray Parks around Vancouver this summer. 1.Variety Kids Water Park in Stanley Park Located within Stanley Park at the Lumberman’s Arch, this spray park boasts […]

Theatre Under the Stars: Win Tickets for a Fun Mama’s Night Out!

Published July 28, 2014 at 9:08 am - No Comments

Mama’s Night Out with TUTS There’s nothing like an evening under the stars on a warm summer evening to make your day complete. There’s nothing like sharing that special time with those you love. And, there is nothing like a girl’s night out to get you back into the groove of mamahood. After all, we all […]

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Hot Find Friday: Lost My Name Books

Published October 17, 2014 at 9:33 am - No Comments

In another edition of Hot Find Friday, I want to show you a personalized book I guarantee you is like no other you’ve seen before. It’s called Lost My Name. This book makes an ideal gift. (attention!: send this link to your family members who never know what to buy your child for Christmas!) It is […]

Sweet Potatoes with Cinnamon & Sugar

Published October 15, 2014 at 9:19 am - No Comments

By: Lindsay MacDonald Sweet Potatoes are a holiday staple in my house and this recipe has been passed through my family for years and years and years! The cinnamon, brown sugar and sweet potatoes complement each other so well and make for a lovely addition to the holiday table! My husband and kids can not […]

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 […]

Easy Pumpkin Bread

Published October 8, 2014 at 7:18 am - No Comments

By: Lindsay MacDonald There is just something so wonderful about the sights and smells of fall; the warm spices; the changing leaves and the pumpkin filled foods. Pumpkin Bread (or loaf)  is a family favourite around here and this recipe is so simple, my kids love to help make it! You will need: 2 3/4 […]

Kid Friendly Craft: Make Your Own Halloween Wreath

Published October 7, 2014 at 10:01 am - No Comments

By: Leanne Janzen I love DIY wreaths. They are NOT just for Christmas anymore! This project was fun, and really inexpensive. You will need: Egg cartons Paint and paint brushes Halloween/Fall Stickers A piece of styrofoam or cardboard Glue Gun and Sticks   1. Start by cutting up your egg cartons, separating the bottom into […]

Back To School and Movies

Published October 6, 2014 at 10:31 am - No Comments

Here in British Columbia, our kids finally started school, a few weeks late. It’s now time to get back to lunch-making. This year I’m making lunches for three (eek!). I love being a part of the Netflix Streamteam, not only because of the access to Netflix we didn’t have before (and we all love), but […]

Hot Find Friday: BrikHOUSE

Published October 3, 2014 at 9:24 am - No Comments

BrikHOUSE‘ guiding philosophy is simple and fuels everything we do : “we believe clothing should reflect personal style, evoke conversation, and inspire individuality.” Their signature line of leggings are made in Vancouver of 100% organic cotton. I fell in love with the line when I saw these adorable prints! If this outfit doesn’t evoke conversation, well, ahem. This […]

October Fun: Boo! Your Neighbours

Published October 2, 2014 at 11:49 am - No Comments

By: Leanne Janzen In my house Halloween is a holiday! October 1st is when I start pulling out our fun fall and Halloween decorations, start “booing” the neighbours and of course, get my kids doing some fun crafts with me! What is “Booing” your neighbours? Well it’s fun! And not at all as bad as it […]

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