Vancouver Mom > Holiday

You thought September was crazy, try October! It’s a madhouse what with Thanksgiving dinner preparations, endless Halloween parties, costume requests (switches & rejections), and a candy high that starts now and runs until Christmas. Still it’s hard not to sit back and admire the cool, crisp, autumnal beauty of Vancouver. Here are a few things…

Freckles, Beauty Vancouver

As we say goodbye to summer and hello to the rainy season, there’s an easy way to keep that summer sun-kissed look…. with freckles! And if you’re not blessed with them, don’t worry because now you can tattoo them on. With semi-permanent ink, you can now enhance the freckles you already have or you can…

labour day weekend

Labour Day weekend is the symbolic end of summer what with school, work and all those activities coming at us. It’s also summer’s final hurrah, and a great time to catch up on some of the things you may have missed (or loved) over the summer like outdoor swimming, gorging yourself at the Richmond Night…

Canada’s big 1-5-OH seems like a great time to get your Canuck on! How about some iconic (but local) Canadian activities from jumping in a lake or paddling a canoe to connecting with our indigenous culture. Celebrate Canada 150 on July 1st Free, fun and entertaining celebrations of Canada’s 150th Birthday in every community. There’s one of the…

Whistler is best known for its snowy slopes and world class ski conditions, but come summer it’s transformed into a lush, green, mountain paradise full of swimmable lakes, spectacular hiking trails and non-stop family friendly activities. Here are six activities your family will love as well as a great mid-week hotel deal. Six family friendly summer activities in…

This May long weekend is looking gorgeous! Finally! Can I hear an AMEN? Here are a few things to do with the fam from fresh fruit and seedlings to a spin on the ferris wheel at the PNE, its lining up to be a glorious few days. Farmers markets Kitsilano (Sundays) and Trout Lake (Saturdays) Farmers Markets…

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