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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…

No matter which way you slice it, there are plenty of ways to enjoy Pi(e) Day. Yes every March 14, Pi or π nerds everywhere get giddy about circumferences. Pi being the ratio of the circumference of a pie (er sorry circle) to its diameter — which is approximately 3.14 (and then some!) Fittingly, the flakier version of…

There are certain things you need in life in order to survive like air, water and food. Then there are the things you don’t necessarily need to survive, but they sure make life a lot easier like parking apps, eyelash extensions and wine delivery services. (Insert sound effect of angels singing here!)

Don’t feel like cooking but want something healthy for the family? Meal delivery services are proving to be a nutritious and affordable way to outsource cooking without the aggravation of going out to a restaurant with tired kids!

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.

Once you have kids, you’re not up all night partying – but you may still be up all night. If you find yourself wandering the halls with a cranky baby at 2:00 am, or if a pregnancy craving hits and you need a bagel right now, you may want to hit a restaurant or cafe that’s open all night long.
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So maybe you aren’t that into Valentine’s Day or maybe you are. Either way, nothing set hearts flutter quite like a bottle of bubbly. Let’s face it, we’ll take any excuse to pop a cork (or two). And there’s no reason to head to Champagne or the France aisle to get your bubble on, BC, has 40 wineries in the Okanagan that make palate-pleasing sparkling wine.

Chocolate Love

Chocolate and Valentine’s Day go hand-in-hand, and really, who are we to argue? Sweet, sinful, decadent, feel-good bites of happiness. If you want to try some delicious and unique cocoa treats, we got our five top picks.

The kids are sound asleep, you are getting ready to curl up and watch a good movie, you have an olive and cheese plate ready, and are going to pour yourself a soothing, tasty glass of vino. Either way, sounds great. All you have to do is make sure to grab the perfect bottle of wine for the occasion.