This week’s Mom to Follow is Jessica Wright of This Sweet Happy Life, one of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet! She is a super grammer and joyful blogger who lives in Mount Pleasant with her husband and two spirited children.
When she’s not working part-time for a local non-profit, she and her family love taking in all the fun and adventure our city has to offer. Jessica shares ideas for celebrating occasions, decorating spaces and educating kids and parents alike on her stunning blog This Sweet Happy Life.
Since becoming a mother, she has struggled with anxiety and endured her son’s cancer diagnosis and treatment, but believes that rainbows only come after storms and loves sharing her passions on this platform.
Some of Jessica Wright’s Favourite Places!
JJ Bean Cambie Street
Because caffeine is a must for this mom on the go, most mornings begin with a delicious coffee at this bright, sunny location.
3399 Cambie Street, Vancouver
Prince Edward Park
A park located on one of Vancouver’s most beautiful tree lined streets. Families can enjoy the large playground and adjoining field, and in the summer a fabulous splash pad.
3773 Prince Edward Street, Vancouver
Fire Hall Library
While Jessica and her kids are known to frequent many of the great libraries around the city, this one located close to South Granville is always well organized and stocked!
1455 W 10th Ave, Vancouver
Welk’s General Store
A Mount Pleasant treasure, it is hard to leave Welk’s empty handed. This shop offers up some great local brands in house wares, beauty and health.
3511 Main Street, Vancouver
Vancouver Performing Stars
This beautiful dance studio new to the Fraserhood, has an abundance of great programming for kids and moms alike.
3994 Fraser Street, Vancouver
Isn’t it time you followed Jessica and This Sweet Happy Life!
Harriet Fancott is the Editor and Social Media Manager for Vancouver Mom. She has over 20 years experience in the arts, tech and mom-based blogging arenas. She lives in East Vancouver with her husband and son where they enjoy exploring all that Vancouver has to offer from festivals and events to playgrounds and beaches to sushi and ice cream (although not together).