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July Family Events & Activities on the North Shore
School’s out for the summer and July is just around the corner! There are so many great events going on on the North Shore (and neighbouring areas!). Get out there with your family and enjoy some of what our great communities have to offer and let’s hope for some... Read more
Sensory Bins
I have to admit that I only just discovered the world of sensory bins a few weeks ago when I was aimlessly perusing Pinterest. Since then, “sensory bins” seem to be everywhere: in everyday conversation with friends, on my favourite mommy blogs, and now in both our own living... Read more
Storyoga coming to North Van in July!
Have you ever heard of Storyoga?  I have not! I am  so intrigued and really want to check this out! Happy Downward Dogging! North Shore Mama Read more
June ~ Family Events on the North Shore & Nearby
There is so much going on this month on the North Shore for families! I am excited to check out all the great events going on here (and nearby) with Portia and hubby.  I hope you and your family also have a chance to get out, explore, and experience... Read more
Walking the North Shore
I’m sitting here drinking a cup of tea and doing my research on great things to do with kids on the North Shore.  I just came across an interesting site that lists “10 Great North Shore Walks”!  How appropriate now that summer is on its way (though I feel... Read more
Fantastic Fridays in Lynn Valley ~ BabyTales and Coffee
Friday is possibly my favourite day of the week.  Not only because Friday kicks-off the much anticipated and greatly needed weekend, but because it is the day that I take my 19 month old daughter, Portia, to BabyTales storytime at the Lynn Valley library.   This is a great... Read more
Water Water Everywhere! Water parks and pools to play in this summer.
The warm weather is here! Fingers crossed that it stays! As we are heading into the summer months, I know that we will be seeking out water parks and outdoor pools for Portia to play in.  I thought it would be a fun idea to do a roundup of... Read more
Photo ~ Norgate StrongStart
Portia very proudly wearing the beaded necklace that she made before we headed out to water the vegetable garden planted by the StrongStart kids and the other classes in the school! Creativity, responsibility, sustainability, and fun! We do it all here! What an amazing day at the Norgate Community... Read more
Upcoming Events & Activities for Kids- North Shore and Nearby
Spring has arrived in Vancouver! Just in time for summer!  It’s time to get outside and enjoy what our beautiful city has to offer, while creating exciting and meaningful experiences for our kidlets!   Here are some upcoming events for you and your family to enjoy: 1) May 25th... Read more
Thomas the Tank Engine coming to Squamish in June 2012!
How exciting! June 2-3,  and 9-10, you and your family can see Thomas in real life in Squamish! There are a few times available each day where you can ride Thomas the Train and partake in the additional activities included with your ticket. I have a friend who went... Read more