Mother's Day Brunch in Vancouver

Mother’s Day is fast approaching… it must be time for brunch! The usual diner favs just won’t cut it for this special day, so here’s the VancouverMom-curated list for best brunch in the city.

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…

Historic Steveston Village is located in the south west corner of Richmond, an easy 30-minute drive from Vancouver. It is the largest commercial fishing harbour in Canada and has a strong history rooted in fishing and canning. It is the real-life location of Storybrooke, from “Once Upon a Time” and is full of family friendly…

cocktail

I love date night, and I sure love cocktails, although I never, ever, not-even-one-time feel like getting out of my pjs and away from Netflix after 8 pm. But on the rare occasions that I do pull myself together with earrings and heels and eyeliner, I want to enjoy myself in the most grown-up place…

There is nothing like warming up with an oooey-gooey yummy cinnamon bun on these wet Vancouver spring days. Even the pickiest of littles could never resist the scrumptiousness that is a cinnamon bun. Here’s the Vancouver Mom Top 5 for cinnamon-ey goodness: Top five cinnamon bun spots in Vancouver Grounds for Coffee on Alma It boasts…

Not up for a whole sale vacation this spring break? How about a mini-getaway? The options for family fun within an easy drive from the Lower Mainland are nearly endless. Here are a favourite five, with options for every budget.

Marshmallow love

As Valentine’s Day approaches and sweet treats begin to surface, we think it is time to give the much-maligned marshmallow a shout out. The bags of mass produced, store-bought marshmallows that quickly harden in the back of the baking cupboard bear little resemblance to the beautiful, fluffy, melt-in-your-mouth concoctions that are locally made with love.