How Will You Remember?

Jackson asked me about my poppy today.  He said that when he sees the poppy, he remember Grandpa.  Although my Dad did not serve in the war and was interned to Greenwood during the war, I looked upon Jackson’s comment as a thoughtful one.  I purchased pins from the Veterans and used them to fasten […]

Port Kells Outdoor Pool

The start to summer was so slow this year, that it seems all our usual summer adventures had been delayed. Last year, I almost forwarded our mail to Port Kells Outdoor pool.  This year, not so much. As a last ditch effort to regain our outdoor pool summer venue, we transcended upon Port Kells prepared for […]

Kids Bowl Free

We participated in the Kids Bowl Free program at Willowbrook Lanes this year. “Select bowling centers and schools around the country are participating in the first ever Kids Bowl Free program. This program is designed by bowling centers to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend time […]

Surrey for Kids: Name the Eaglet Contest

The City of Surrey has a great new site and link for our Surrey kids. There are memory games that focus on local Surrey locations and wildlife. Have fun exploring Surrey’s wilderness or even Surrey’s city hall. The Monkee kiddies really enjoyed the music and playing the games on my laptop. I had fun exploring […]

Our own little Rockefeller

December is here and we kicked off the month with Surrey’s 5th annual Tree Lighting ceremony in our own little Rockefeller Centre, Holland Park. It was raining when we arrived but that just meant that there was plenty of parking. We were greeted with hot chocolate by the North Surrey Lions club. The lil’ monkees […]