Springfree Trampoline

The Springfree Trampoline was designed by New Zealand engineer, Dr. Keith Alexander, at the University of Canterbury.  The father of three decided a trampoline would be a good addition to the family’s backyard. However, after researching spring-based trampolines, it became apparent that spring designs were dangerously flawed. He was shocked to discover the high frequency…

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A trampoline may be primarily for jumping, but there are so many other neat things you can do on its bouncy surface. From sleeping under the stars to watching movies, a trampoline can become a backyard clubhouse for the kids all summer. Five surprising things you can do on a Springfree trampoline Have a sleepover ON your trampoline…

We topped 9,000 votes this year, and we’re pleased to announce that our 2017 Top Vancouver Mom Blogger is Olivia Lasting of This West Coast Mommy! Congratulations Olivia! Olivia is a social worker, advocate, wife, mother, and the blogger behind This West Coast Mommy. When the kids came along, she temporarily put her career on hold to focus on…

Springfree Trampoline

These Vancouver kids got the surprise of a life-time when a fully loaded Springfree Trampoline showed up in their back yards! Really, is there anything better after all the nagging and no-ing, to spring something (springless) on the kids you know they’ll flip for.  Simply the best! Surprise! The reveal! How to get your kids OFF…

Spring is all about being and playing outside. The nights are longer and lighter, and the kids can finally run around outside instead of being cooped up inside. Besides being outdoors is good for all of us and staying active is more important that even for screen-wedded kids (and their parents!). There are tons of…