August 28, 2017: Are you ready for back to school? Are your kids? VancouverMom.ca CEO Christine Pilkington (and mom of 3) shares her back-to-school checklist. Take a look  Check out our full list of back to school posts! See our full list of media appearances. To interview Crisp Media founder and CEO, Christine Pilkington, please email our…

Maybe etiquette is the last thing on your mind as school approaches, but did you know that etiquette is really about making others feel comfortable, respected and valued. Now that’s something we can all get behind. And etiquette matters in all arenas of life including school. Sunita Padda, the well-mannered mother behind TableSmarts outlines 5…

Kindergarten prep

As summer comes to an end, parents across Vancouver are rejoicing: the school year is just around the corner! For new parents, the first day of kindergarten is both an enormous milestone and incredibly nerve-wracking.Your five-year-old may be bouncing off the walls with excitement while you’re panicking inside. We all know the importance of establishing…

It’s back to school time! Again. Yes, there’s still plenty of time to eke out those final glorious days of summer, but it’s also time to start getting mentally prepped for the upcoming school year. After the holidays, it can be tough to get kids heads in the game. Here are a few things that…