Yesterday our family had such an amazing time at the Stave Falls visitor center filming with Telus Optik Local. Trace loved filming with Mark the cameraman and Melinda the director and producer for the show that highlights incredible adventures for families. Although Trace didn't want to go at first and though visiting Stave Falls to learn about electricity would be … [Read more...] about Our Filmshoot With Telus Optik Local at Stave Falls Visitor Center #telustv
Category: Valley Life
Harrison River Resort - Arrive as Strangers, Leave as Friends. Located in the Fraser Valley near Harrison River, Chehalis River and Fraser River, right in the heart of Sasquatch country surrounded by mountain peaks and lush green forest 10 miles west of Agassiz, 19 miles east of the Mission Highway 7, which is a beautiful drive. Harrison River Resort has a million things for … [Read more...] about Harrison River RV Resort Events, Fun & Family #local #fraservalley
If you are looking for something great to do this upcoming weekend with your sweetheart to celebrate the big heart day, jump in your vehicle and head on over to Twilight Drive-in. That's right the Drive-in is reopening this Thursday February 12th to the 15 and they have something special in store for lovers everywhere! The Wedding Ringer The Wedding Ringer starring Kevin … [Read more...] about Twilight Drive-in Reopens Feb 12 Just in Time for Valentines Day! #citylife #twilightdrivein
If you are like me then you absolutely love your fur baby. Harley my Morkie has his own bed, own pillow, own toys, own dish and cup and anything else he's declared around the house as his. He's not just my pet. Harley is my baby. He's one of the family. So when it comes to Harley and HIS things, I want them to be special and a little something to show him how much we … [Read more...] about Collar Couture & More: Customized Dog Collars for the Pets You Love #shops
I have been wishing upon a star, begging the Gods of love and praying night and day for years on end for someone to bring a proper toy store to Abbotsford. I hate driving to Langley to where another big toy store (shall remain nameless) is located because I frankly don't really care for them since they carry pretty much everything the other stores do. So when I heard … [Read more...] about Mastermind Toys Opens in Abbotsford, BC #giftcardgiveaway
During the holiday season before the kids are even out of school, I notice how ancy my son gets. His mind focused on Santa coming, I'm always on the look out for places to visit and things for him to do. So this past weekend we took the entire family to the North Pole BC's Festival of Christmas located at the Tradex in Abbotsford. The moment we stepped into the Tradex my … [Read more...] about North Pole BC’s Festival of Christmas #giveaway
Holiday shopping is fun, right? You spend forty minutes fighting to get a parking spot. Finally you get into the mall only to dive into line-ups as you push your way through the crowds to catch those sales. Your fingers ache from carrying all those gifts you bought and there's nowhere to sit down except a noisy food court. Your feet are ready to fall off, and honestly … [Read more...] about RBC Avion Provides Pampering With A Little Holiday Cheer!
Imagine holiday shopping without the crowds, a chance for a break to sit back and relax for a few moments, take in the some Christmas music and lights, get some presents wrapped and enjoy the festive season. Oh if there was only such a place. There actually is. RBC Avion Holiday Boutique located at Coquitlam Center has just such a wonderful oasis for shoppers to … [Read more...] about RBC Avion Holiday Boutique Coquitlam Center #AvionVIP
You hear all the time how the Internet is a bad thing. Social networking is getting out of control. Kids online are seeing things they shouldn't. Marriages are ending, friendship become broken, nobody is listening to anyone because we are so hooked to our devices. And that may be true. However, over the past few days I've witnessed a community come together through an online … [Read more...] about For Love of a Pup: How A FB Community Brings Hope to One Family
DIY enthusiasts, gardening, home cooking, recipes, tips from experts, fashionable furniture, decor, renovations. You name it and the 2014 Vancouver Home + Garden Show has something for everyone! Hubby and I attended last years show and it was truly spectacular! There was so much to see and do. With over 300 exhibits, products, main stages and experts to give you … [Read more...] about 2014 Vancouver Home + Design Show #giveaway
It's time for all you guys and gals to get pumped up for the 2014 West Coast Women's show as it returns for another fabulous year to the Abbotsford Tradex October 24, 25, 26. Now I know you are saying GUYS???? Yes men can go, too! I took my husband last year and I'll be taking him this year, as they have tons of vendors and shows for couples to enjoy. Or you can … [Read more...] about 2014 West Coast Women’s Show Abbotsford Tradex Oct 24, 25, 26 #win
Some days when I wake up after we drop Trace off at school, hubby and I like to pick a place to go and eat breakfast. I get a hankering for a good breakfast. Eggs, hashbrowns, toast, pancakes, bacon or sausage. A good omelette or hot sandwich for brunch. And my favorite places to go are mom and pop restaurants where the service is always friendly and the food is home … [Read more...] about Rivers Restaurant Serving Abbotsford and Yarrow
Watching the BCTF and Our Government squabble over education of our children is like watching a bad divorce happen. All summer long us parents have been watching, listening, waiting for news on whether or not our children will be heading back to the classrooms come September, and both sides don't appear any closer than they were when disputes … [Read more...] about BC Teachers Strike 2014: Why Nobody Wins!
This past weekend my family and I had the amazing opportunity to visit Dinotown FUNLAND in Cultus Lake, BC and we had a blast! 5 acres of extreme fun. The kids will love you for taking them there. Open from 10am till September 2014. You can pack a picnic lunch and head out Hwy 1 towards Chilliwack. Trust me you won't regret it. Live … [Read more...] about Dinotown Funland Family 4 pack Giveaway! #YVRBloggers
Dinotown still exists! I remember growing up as a kid going there when it used to be Flintstone Park. Well the all new Dinotown FUNLAND sits on 5 acres of gorgeous land at Cultus Lake, BC and brings you adventure for the whole family! This weekend my family and I had an opportunity to visit Dinotown with a group of bloggers #YVRbloggers and their families as they … [Read more...] about Dinotown Funland, Cultus Lake, BC brings 5 acres of adventure! #YVRBloggers