Vancouver Events

Now in its 7th year, the annual Italian Day street festival returns to Commercial Drive on Sunday, June 12th. Carrying special significance this year is the eight-block official ‘Little Italy’ designation on Commercial Drive, which was approved by the City of Vancouver this past April. The designation celebrates over...
There is a newer market in town, Shift Handmade Market, and I couldn't resist helping to promote! This market is organized and hosted put on by a two fellow maker that I have respected and adored for about two years now! There has always been something about Leslie from...
You might remember our feature on Modern Fort last month?  We briefly touched on a campaign that Modern Fort was in support of #IWANT2BE, well with the Fundraiser quickly approaching, we couldn't resist the urge to share more. Before we jump in.. imagine never being asked.. "What do you...
I'm normally not one for Valentine's Day but having a child in school has made me kind of set aside my distaste for Cupid and participate in Love Day, even if just for Ava. I remember the joy of getting valentine's day cards, the heart-break in NOT getting cards,...
Shopping with two children is something else. Christmas shopping with TWO children can feel like fighting an up hill battle with a spoon. With little Zoe finding her voice and Ava being a bottomless pit, shopping has become harder and harder. If they're not wanting food, they have to...