What’SUP After Dark

[vc_row]Imagine yourself out on the water, your stand up paddleboard (SUP) rocking gently beneath your feet. Your paddle slips into the water soundlessly. You pull steadily, rhythmically, and feel the muscles in your back tighten with each stroke. Your toes push into the board, offsetting the force of each pull as you glide forward, leaving [...]

Campfire Cookouts in Metro Vancouver

[vc_row]The campfire burns lower, the coals red and white and ready. The mustard, relish, and, most importantly, ketchup, lay waiting beside the bag of buns. The package of all-beef (a none-too-comforting description) hotdogs is open, beside the veggie-dogs that only you will eat. The roasting sticks, the long ones with the wood handles and double [...]

My Unbelievable Trip to the North Pole

[vc_row]Though my life has been blessed with many great adventures, today I took what is most certainly the most incredible one yet: a plane ride to the North Pole! That’s right, yours truly spent the day enjoying all the amazing things the North Pole has to offer, including elves, princesses, cookies, toys, and yes – [...]

Loft Country Christmas Giveaway

[vc_row]The holidays are finally here! And you know what that means…it’s time for some family fun! Photo Credit: Loft Country Christmastime is the perfect time of year to create lifelong memories with your family. And if you’re looking for some family-friendly holiday activities in the Fraser Valley, look no further than Langley’s Loft [...]

By |2019-09-11T13:16:24+00:00November 15th, 2018|Canada, Family Adventures, Vancouver, Western Canada|0 Comments

Ultimate BC Family Road Trip Summary

[vc_row]This summer we took off with a goal to explore our beautiful home province of British Columbia (and a bit of Alberta too.) From crashing waves on Vancouver’s west coast, to sky high mountains through the Rockies, to pristine warm lakes in the Okanagan, we put together the Ultimate BC Family Road trip and now [...]

How to Have an Adventure Filled Spring Break for FREE!

[vc_row]The kids are out of school and you crack open your wallet to discover nothing but dust bunnies. Not to worry, we’ve got plenty of free Spring Break ideas for you! Here are 18 family-friendly experiences that will be sure to give you an ADVENTURE filled Spring Break!   Unlock a Playbox Photo Credit: [...]

By |2019-10-16T16:31:33+00:00March 16th, 2018|Canada, Family Adventures, Fraser Valley, Vancouver, Western Canada|0 Comments

Best Location to Host a Family Reunion in BC this Summer

[vc_row]Have you ever said, “We should really plan a family reunion” but no one ever quite jumps to take the lead on it? Well we happen to think family is pretty important so we’ve done the work for you!  We sourced every region around British Columbia and have come up with the best location to [...]

Top 7 Vancouver Day Trips for Families

Photo Credit: Tourism Vancouver Do you have guests coming from out of town this year? Want to take them on a day trip that they won’t forget? We’ve put together our top 7 Vancouver day trips for tourists (or locals who want an awesome staycation!) Check them out: Grouse Mountain Photo Credit: [...]

Dog Mountain Hike

Dog Mountain Trail Location: Mount Seymour Provincial Park, BC Distance: 5 km round trip Time: 2 hours Elevation: minimal (some steep sections, well marked trail) Dog Friendly: Yes (on leash) Stroller Friendly: No Washrooms: In the Mount Seymour Resort buildings (far end of the main parking lot) Bikes Allowed: No Horses Allowed: No Logistics of hiking [...]

By |2019-09-11T13:21:24+00:00February 22nd, 2018|Canada, Family Adventures, Vancouver, Western Canada|0 Comments

BC Ferry Vacations – Amazing & Affordable Family Adventures!

Have you ever seen the vacations being promoted by BC Ferries? From commercials to posters on board I’ve always been curious what those “deals” were all about so I decided to do some investigation, and I quickly discovered a bunch of amazing family holiday DEALS and had to share them (the benefits of having your [...]