Isn’t it time for fresh start? Wipe away the sins of the holidays and the false starts of January and jump into the rest of the New Year enthusiastic and motivated. A few of our friends and sponsors have some ideas on how to re-invigorate the bleakest months of the year.
Head up to UBC and spend the day at this amazing hub for family fun, events and festivals. They’ve got a spanking new community centre, restaurants and cafes, playgrounds, walking paths and access to loads of forest trails and paths.
A family getaway: Summerland Waterfront Resort & Spa
Family Day is coming up! Why not head to the Oakangan for a road trip or getaway. Rated as a top 10 hotel on TripAdvisor, the Summerland Waterfront Resort & Spa specializes in relaxation and refreshment. Tucked away on stretch of Okanagan Lake shoreline, this four-star resort offers all of the amenities and comforts for a well-deserved getaway for the entire family … or just the two of you.
A photo shoot: Bopomo Pictures
Didn’t get it together to get a holiday family photo? Now’s a great time for a studio shoot. Bopomo offers a fresh, affordable, and modern approach to studio photography. In fact, they’ve have been voted Vancouver’s Best Baby Photography Studio five years in a row in Georgia Straight’s Best of Vancouver awards! This Kitsilano studio promises fun and child friendly team, a collection of professional backdrops, lighting and of course lots of props and support.
A new activity for the kids: Rhythm Gym
Gymnastics classes are good fun for kids – all that tumbling, climbing, and balancing! Sign up your toddler (or bigger kids) for classes with Rhythm Gym. Rhythm Gym is for children 1-10 years old and blends the fundamentals of gymnastics with the hand-held apparatus of rhythmic gymnastics and spices things up with nonstop dance, music, movement and fun!