Vancouver Mom > cafes

The research has been done, the data has been analyzed and the results are unanimous: all mom wants is a day to herself for a little rest and relaxation. So, Mom… where should you go to find this R&R? Here are some suggestions on how to spend the perfect solo (aka childless!) day in the…

Cher is a mom of two and owner of the new concept store Underables, which partners with ethical, sustainable and charitable Brands worldwide, some in Canada for the first time. She is passionate about supporting businesses that create positive change and is one of the founding Board Members of the Green Chamber of Commerce BC. More than anything, she loves a sunny day outside with her family, and watching the baby sleep (hear hear!).

Where to get the best hot chocolate!

When a cup of coffee just won’t do, and a silky or spicy chocolate hit is what you crave, hit up one of these cocoalicious choc stops.

Coffee Shots

Mom needs her coffee, and when the kids are in tow, these cafes hit the spot with happening play areas, toys, and for the super littles, even change tables.

Platform 7 is a super cool little coffee shop located in the hip and happening East Hastings neighbourhood. They serve delicious breakfast sandwiches, and if you have a sweet tooth try the organic peanut butter cookie. I really like what they’ve done with the interior design. It’s kind a like being inside a train station. Oh and the coffee is excellent too. All aboard!

Sophie’s Cosmic Cafe A local institution, Sophie’s has been around for as long as I can remember. It was my last trip there though, that I realized how kid friendly it is! They have a corner with bins full of toys, and the amazing memorabilia and decor covering every inch of the interior is eye…