2022 Sunflower Festivals

2022 Greater Vancouver Sunflower Festivals

Well here we are in August and all the Sunflower fields are opening up.  Due to the cold/wet start to the summer many fields are opening later than usual.  But what is important is that most are opening.  Unfortunately the floods of November 2021 and…

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Staycation

Staycation Ideas in and around Greater Vancouver This Summer

Many are feeling the pinch of the increased interest rates and high price of gas and groceries.  I was in the grocery store today and it really hit me when I saw the prices of simple items like rice crackers and meat. With the high…

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Disney on Ice is Back in Edmonton This Fall!!!

Your Favorite Disney Characters Much-Anticipated Return to Edmonton! Experience Unforgettable Feats of Strength and Heart in Disney On Ice presents Find Your Hero A magical medley of classic and modern tales including Moana, Tangled, and Frozen Skates Into Edmonton EXPO Centre from November 17–20! Tickets…

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sand

Best Beaches Around Edmonton!

If your kids are like mine, they can spend a whole day playing in the sand. Here is a list of the best beaches (in my opinion) that are driving distance from Edmonton. Wabamun Lake Township Rd 531A, Alberta Wabamun Provincial Park Beach is located…

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Disney on ice

Disney On Ice is Coming Back to Vancouver this Fall

It has been a few years (three exactly) since Disney on Ice has performed in Vancouver but they are set to return with Disney on Ice: Road Trip Adventures happening November 23 to 27th at the Pacific Coliseum.  Disney on Ice always puts on a…

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spray park

10 Best Spray Parks in and Around Edmonton

Spray Parks are always a fun and free day out on a hot sunny day! Cool the kiddos down, and tire them out with all that Vitamin D and running! I have complied a list of the top 10 Spray Parks (in my opinion) in…

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edmonton

Edmonton’s Family Friendly Summer Festivals 2022

They don’t call Edmonton Festival City for nothing. After some cancelled or dialed down festivals for the past couple years, you will want to get out there and enjoy what makes Edmonton summers so wonderful. Here is a list of the family friendly festivals in…

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Fraser Valley Spray Parks

Spray Parks in the Fraser Valley

Abbotsford Spud Murphy Park – 32285 Hillcrest Ave This is a fun little park.  There is also a water filling station where you can fill your water bottles with the “best water in the world”.  There is a portable washroom on site and lots of…

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U-pick

Top 10 U-Pick Farms In and Around Edmonton

U-Picks are a great way to spend a nice summer afternoon with the family and teach your kids where fruits and vegetables come from. Not to mention the deliciouisness that is fresh fruits and veggies! Here is a list of my top 10 U-Pick Farms…

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Canada Day

Canada Day 2022 in the Fraser Valley

Isn’t it wonderful that Canada Day is back to being live and in-person!  Oh how I have missed the parades, the food and the gatherings.  Canada Day long weekend is a staple of Summer. A time for celebration, bbq’s,  pool parties, fireworks and beverages.  So…

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