Sowing Spring Seeds

It’s that time of year.  Time to get the hands dirty and do some gardening.  Our shipment from Westcoast Seeds arrived last month, as well as our Mason bees.  The bees are still currently hibernating in our fridge.  Mason Bees are amazing pollinators and are the least likely to sting you.  Male Mason bees do […]

The Bunny is Back!

Willowbrook Shopping Centre is offering photos of your children with a costumed Bunny on April 9 – April 23rd, 2011.  The photos are taken at Centre Court near the Purdy’s Chocolate store. Mmm, Purdy’s ice cream bars. You can also purchase the Bunny Fast Pass. It’s simple. Buy your photos online, print the fast pass, […]

B.C. Farm & Agricultural Museum

Nestled in the heart of Fort Langley is the B.C. Farm and Agricultural Museum. This little museum in Fort Langley has a very unique collection that consist of many steam engines, tractors, a single cylinder engine, buggies,  a milk cooler, wash stand, and other various dairy and farm equipment.  The museum also holds  B.C.’s first crop dusting […]

All The World Is A Stage

All the world is a stage when you are a star but when you are 3 going on 4 and 5 going on 6, the biggest stage is your parent’s bed. Lately, my two favourite stars have become actors, dancers, rockstars, princes & princesses, circus performances, gymnastics tumblers, stunt people and most recently, J.Geils Freeze […]

Wednesday of a Few Words- My Karate Kid

When I was looking into registering Jackson in martial arts, the obvious choice was Karate.  He may be a blue-eyed, blonde haired boy but he is still a quarter Japanese with one of his middle names being Akira.  If I was going to drop the Tanaka, then I was definitely going to inject some Japanese […]

Wednesday of a Few Words- Just Dance for Kids

There is a new craze exploding in the interactive gaming world- Just Dance, Just Dance 2, and The Michael Jackson Experience, and I am hopping on board.  I love games that give you a workout, without making it feel like work.  These fun games are loaded with lots of dance party fun, but the songs […]