snow pass

Kids in Grades 4 and 5 can get a Snowpass for Ski Hills across Canada

With a one-time application fee of $29.99 kids can ski & snowboard for free across Canada! The SnowPass benefits include: Access to multiple ski areas across Canada. Return to your favorite hills and try new ones. You can ski not once, but TWICE at every…

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5 Holiday Leftover Air Fry Recipes

A few months ago we decided to get an air fryer.  There was so much buzz about the Air Fryer over the last few years, that we decided to give it a try.  While I really did not want or NEED another appliance in the…

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Lessons from the great depression

Use it Up, Wear it Out, Make it Do, or Do Without

Lessons that were learnt from the 1929-1933 Great Depression in Canada were instilled in many of us who are Baby Boomers and Generation X’ers, as children. Those same lessons have been gradually lost over the last 30 years.  We now live in a very “disposable…

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Giving Tuesday – Cheekbone Beauty

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and incubated at the 92nd Street Y and its Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact in New York City. Giving Tuesday is…

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2022 Greater Vancouver Haunted Attractions

These days there seems to be quite a few Haunted houses/mazes and scary events to help get you in the mood for Halloween, if peeing your pants in fear is your kind of fun, that is! Greater Vancouver has lots of haunted scary attractions to…

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Browser extensions that save you money

6 Browser Extensions That Will Save You Money (&Time)

I know I am looking at all possible ways to save money these days. With the holidays coming up, being able to save money and get cashback on purchases I was already going to make, is a win-win.  Saving me time and money by finding…

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orange

Why do we Wear an Orange Shirt for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation?

As a mother of young children who ask ALOT of questions, I was asked why we wear orange for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (Also known as Orange Shirt Day). I vaguely knew the story of the orange shirt, but I wanted to make…

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halloween

2022 Greater Vancouver Kid-Friendly Haunts

This time of year is always bitter sweet, as we say good bye to summer and hello to Autumn.  I have to say that this year it has been a beautiful September and I would love to have this kind of autumn every year.  With…

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Minions: The Rise Of Gru Giveaway

The Minions has been a household favorite for years! While my husband and I don’t always love all the kid’s movies out there these are movies we would be happy to watch again and again. We are giving away some digital codes so you can…

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peace

Giving Tuesday – Peace Collective

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and incubated at the 92nd Street Y and its Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact in New York City. Giving Tuesday is…

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