How Does She Do It?… with Heather Jessup and Claire Battershill

Once a month we interview moms in our “How Does She Do It?” feature. If you are interested in participating please reach out on Facebook or Instagram. We are very excited to introduce you to Heather Jessup and Claire Battershill. Heather lives in Vancouver and…

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Giveaway: Sea Smart School Summer Camp

  I was provided with this summer camp to facilitate this giveaway. All opinions are my own.   Dr. Elaine Leung founded Sea Smart School in 2016 to help inspire children to love the ocean and empower them to be able to help protect our…

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Top Tips To Give Your Immune System A Boost

  Flu season is upon us. And between my daughter starting grade 1 and my son going off to preschool I need all the help I can get! So I have put together my list of immune system boosting tips to try and help you…

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Guest Post : Venture Into Nature St.Albert

  Disclosure: I did receive compensation for this post   Venture into Nature was started by Beth Jones this year after receiving a Grant (Environmental Initiatives Grant) from the City of St Albert in 2017. About The Walks Venture into Nature organizes walks in and…

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Research Outpost At Vancouver Aquarium

New Research Outpost At Vancouver Aquarium Giving Us A New Look At Walrus Growth

If you are looking for something fun to do in Vancouver over the Summer break then the Vancouver Aquarium has a couple great new additions and some great programs you might just want to check out. If you haven’t already heard they have finally opened…

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Eye Exams

Educating and Preparing your Kids for an Eye Exam

We as parents want to do everything we can to make sure our children are successful in all aspects of their lives. So it is shocking when so many parents overlook something so very important: eye health. In light of this, we here at Modern…

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Family Vacation

5 Tips to Help You Save For Your Next Family Vacation

Every year things are getting more and more expensive, saving for families of all shapes and sizes is also getting a little harder to accomplish. We are all commonly cutting corners and trying to snag extra work here and there to break even or, if…

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Preschools - types and choosing tips

Types of Preschools and How to Choose

Preschool already? Time does fly, and before you know it you are registering your toddler (or waitlisting them). There are a number of different types of preschools, which follow slightly different philosophies. Each with its own set of methodology, rules, curriculum, and even toys. While…

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