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Recipes: Gluten Free Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Recipes: Gluten Free Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

These classic holiday cookies are a popular family favourite.  They turn out fudgy and flavourful every time.  These treats are gluten free, dairy free, and sweetened with coconut sugar!  Substitute the vanilla extract with peppermint extract to make chocolate peppermint crinkles! Serving size: About 16 cookies Ingredients: ½ cup cacao 1 cup coconut sugar 1/3…

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By admin, December 22, 2020
Local Charities

Local Charities

We have connected with a few local charities that are doing amazing work for families and have listed them below. With the holidays around the corner and Covid, it has been a difficult time for many people. Hopefully we can spread a little cheer for those that are in need. They’re still looking for donations,…

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By admin, December 9, 2020
Christmas Dinner – To Go 2020

Christmas Dinner – To Go 2020

Photo: By @leilalikes of Boulevard Vancouver We all need a break sometimes, so having Christmas dinner prepared for you would be a nice treat. I have compiled a list of restaurants where you can order Christmas dinner to go. You can purchase dinners for one person or for the family! Company Cost Boulevard Vancouver Turkey…

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By admin, November 26, 2020
Christmas Events List

Christmas Events List

Photo: By @kristinlmay Dates Event Admission Dec. 12/20 Best Buy’s Tech Wonderland Online Dec. 8/20 to Jan. 1/21 (Closed Dec. 25) Bright Lights at Stanley Park (Event Cancelled) 3 Years+: $10 + GST 2 and under: Free Dec. 8/20 to Jan. 3/20 (Closed Dec. 25) Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge (Event Cancelled) Varies Dec. 8/20…

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By admin, November 9, 2020
Mini Christmas Photoshoots

Mini Christmas Photoshoots

We know many families are planning on doing Christmas Mini Photoshoots. We connected with a few local photographers and compiled a list of Christmas mini photoshoots. To connect with the photographer or to get more information, click on the links!

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By admin, November 4, 2020
100 Nights Endy Mattress Review

100 Nights Endy Mattress Review

I can’t believe our kids have been sleeping on their Endy mattresses for 100 nights. Here’s our journey to find them perfect mattresses.  How it all started When we moved to our new home over a year ago, our son mentioned that his new mattress was really hard – we thought he just needed to…

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By admin, October 29, 2020
Chatting with Author: Joyce Wan

Chatting with Author: Joyce Wan

How did you decide to become a children’s writer and illustrator? After working in the field of architecture for a few years I realized it was not very fulfilling. With no formal art education and a huge leap of faith, I started Wanart in 2003 with an initial focus on designing and manufacturing my own…

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By admin, October 26, 2020
Chatting with Author: Holman Wang

Chatting with Author: Holman Wang

How did you decide to become a children’s writer? I became a children’s author and illustrator because I’ve always seen myself as a creative person. Life got in the way and I became a lawyer, but eventually I just felt compelled to spend my spare time expressing myself artistically. It was less a conscious decision…

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By admin, October 26, 2020
Family Travel: Victoria Coffee & Dessert Guide

Family Travel: Victoria Coffee & Dessert Guide

Victoria has become a well-known hot spot for coffee and dessert. There are many independent coffee shops that I wish I had more time to visit them all, however, we only had the opportunity to drop by Hey Happy Coffee. We were here years ago, so it was nice to try their coffee again. Hey…

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By admin, October 26, 2020
Family Travel: Victoria Food Guide

Family Travel: Victoria Food Guide

Over the years, Victoria has become a foodie haven. There are so many great eats within walking distance no matter where you are.  It was hard not to be tempted to try everything. Below is a list of places we would recommend visiting when you’re in Victoria. They’re family friendly and yummy! We plan on…

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By admin, October 26, 2020