Welcome to Catfé, Vancouver’s first cat café. It is absolutely as dangerous as it sounds. Am I cat person? No, I am not. Did I want to adopt this little Read More…

Cambie Street Bridge

Snapped out of the window of our car, going over the Cambie Street Bridge.

Van Aqua at Night

I’d never been to Van Aqua at night before, and couldn’t get over how powerful the Bill Reid statue is under these conditions.  

Trout Lake Fridays

Over the summer, there was a weekly homeschooler meet-up at Trout Lake that I attended whenever I could. It was a chance for the kids to meet new children, solidify Read More…

Sea Monsters Revealed

Van Aqua‘s Sea Monster’s Revealed exhibition couldn’t have been timed more serendipitously, since a few days before Corbin started asking questions about how sharks have babies. We did some research Read More…

Cherry Blossoms

From earlier this spring. The first cherry blossoms always fill me with such joy.

Van Dusen Gardens

This weekend we took advantage of Van Dusen Garden’s children-get-in-free-in-March deal. It was gorgeous.     We had gotten the kids up at 5:00 that morning to drive B to the Read More…


The obligatory “holy crap the crocuses are growing already” picture I post every February. But seriously. February in Vancouver, amIright??