this is not your granny's pregnancy…

If there’s one thing that is not in short supply when it comes to  having a baby, it’s advice. And while some advice is useful, solicited and appreciated, other advice is, well, not so much. Family members, friends and even … MORE

rock your image

You are a smart entrepreneur.  You have done your research, and carefully chosen where to spend your advertising dollars.  You want targeted exposure, a responsive audience, and the ever important goal: branding. You have lost sleep over what specials you … MORE

post-festival perhaps, but not post-beauty

The Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival wrapped up a week ago, but there are still blossoms a-plenty on our streets.  With a colder than usual winter, the blossoms bloomed later than expected, but that also means we get to enjoy them … MORE

the bestest colouring book ever?

“This monster is very hungry. He could eat a scribble or two, or three…” It’s not unusual for my three year old to find crafty ways to delay going to bed. But I was taken aback last night, at 10:30pm.  … MORE

the pj wave: a photo diary

Last Friday a bunch of intrepid mamas with their pajama-clad offspring gathered near the Jericho Sailing Centre to film our entry in the Chip’s Not Dead Year Memorial Mile in hopes of winning a Corporate Wave. We teamed up with … MORE

a time out was required

I’ll admit it, when I hear the words ‘time out’ I envision a scene including a child screaming uncontrollably, or having just hit another child, or climbing the walls, a frazzled parent, and a gaggle of embarrassed onlookers.   Not a … MORE

super savings, some of them green

So I’ve had so many emails about great Earth Day sales (and some other doozies too!)  in the past few weeks that I wanted to share them with you here. There’s got to be something green about saving money right? … MORE

happy earth day

The following is a conversation that occurred between me and my 3 year old this morning: “It’s Earth Day!” “BIRTHDAY!!??” “No, EARTH Day!” “birthDAY?” “NO, it’s EARTH DAY!” “Oh. Is that kinda like Earth’s birthday?” “Hmm, kinda.” So happy Earth … MORE

do the wave!

We’re excited to have teamed up with 24 Hours to enter in Chip’s Not Dead Yet Memorial Mile Video Contest because we want to sponsor a wave. Why? Well Chip’s Not Dead Yet benefits BC Children’s Hospital and is all … MORE


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