Have you heard? There’s a new club in town for the under 10 set on the last Tuesday of the month at Tsawwassen Mills. This stunning mecca for shopping, art and fun hosts their FREE Mini Mills Club with special activities just for kids. Urban Safari at Tsawwassen Mills Bring the kids to the Mini-Mills Club so they can…

car-free days

There’s something decadent and rebellious about walking down a carless street, especially if its normally a giant traffic jam. Add live performances, kiosk, stalls, food and activities, and you have the makings of an incredible community vibe. Car-Free Festivals have expanded across the city and into North Vancouver. So hop on your bike, take the bus…

One of the great things about summer is that heading outdoors is FREE. The last thing we need is the kids inside on their iPads or watching Paw Patrol reruns! When the weather is fine, there’s so much to do around Vancouver. Here are some ideas. Ten free (or cheap) outdoor activities for kids Go fishing Chill…

Have you heard? There’s a new club in town, and it’s a KIDS ONLY club (oh and it’s FREE too!) On the last Tuesday of the month at Tsawwassen Mills, this gorgeous mecca for shopping, art and fun hosts their Mini-Mills Club with special activities just for the under 10s. Mad Science Live Show at Tsawwassen…

Vancouver is an expensive city. This is no secret to those of us that live here – especially when it comes to real estate. Many Vancouverites have found themselves having to pay way more than they wanted, or even could afford, to in order to break into the real estate market. As a result they are…

Looking for a fun, FREE and eco-friendly way to spend Saturday with the kids? Head to the Fingerling Festival in Port Moody. The weather is meant to fantastic, the kids can bop outside to kiddie superstars Bobs & Lolo AND help release thousands of young salmon into Noons Creek. Talk about a win-win! Presented by the Port…

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…

Earth Day Vancouver

Vancouver is full of free events to celebrate Earth Day. So pack your rubber boots and umbrellas and head out into nature! Here’s a Top 10 for some serious family fun! 10 FREE Events to Celebrate Earth Day in Vancouver Participate in the March for Science, starting at the QE Theatre and ending at Science…