Fan Expo Vancouver

Fan Expo Vancouver

Last year, I went to the Fan Expo Vancouver  just as an attendee to watch all the awesome Cosplay costumes! This year, our daughter Rianne and I dressed up as Fred Flinstone and Pebbles and enjoyed it much better as we felt like we were part of the Expo instead of mere spectators! We got our costumes from The Costume Bank in Surrey and eagerly drove down to the Vancouver Convention Centre (last … [Read more...]

Stewart Stephenson Modern Art Gallery

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Our April YVR Bloggers event was held at the beautiful Modern Art Gallery on Robson St in Downtown Vancouver! The evening started with Stewart Stephenson sharing about the history and vision of the Modern Art Gallery! This was followed by an awesome presentation by Bob Garlick about Blog Photography. Bob illustrated his lessons using samples from his street photography taken of homeless people … [Read more...]

The Mystic Masala

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One of my passions is attending grand openings because I get to see the twinkle of joy in the eyes of an entrepreneur whose dream has just come true! Walking into the Mystic Masala was one of these heart-warming moments! There were delicious cupcakes and pastries, free hand massages, swag bags, and lots of interesting people connecting and learning from each other all surrounded by the amazing … [Read more...]

Interview with Bruce Campbell

Bruce Campbell

I have interviewed dads from nearly every continent on the world as well as from a variety of age groups and job types. However, I have never interviewed a Hollywood dad - until this week! Bruce Campbell is an actor, director, producer, writer, and author but most importantly Bruce is a husband and a dad of two children (both in their 20s). Bruce will be coming to Canada for the Vancouver … [Read more...]

Re-Up BBQ

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As a meat lover, I am always on the lookout for the best BBQ places in the city! I have been hearing a lot about Re-Up BBQ at the New Westminister Quay so we decided to try it out this weekend since we were in the area! We opted for the Pulled Pork Platter with a side of mashed potatoes and corn (you get a meat option and two sides for $13.95). We also tried the made in-house Southern Iced Tea! … [Read more...]

Indian Wok

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My wife and I love FUSION everything! Fusion culture, fusion food, fusion restaurants,...we even made two cute fusion babies together: Rianne and Ryan (an amazing mix of Indian and Filipino)! When we were driving down Kingsway towards New Westminister and saw the sign "Indian Wok" we knew we had to stop there for dinner on our way home! A few hours later, we parked in the back of Indian Wok and … [Read more...]

Deebee’s Organic TeaPops

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Tea + Popsicles = TeaPops It's really a simple formula...and an incredibly delicious one too! This week, I was invited to the official Canadian Launch Party of TeaPops, a family-run company started in Victoria but now at supermarkets, health stores, and trade shows across North America. The origins story is an inspiring one: Victoria-based mom-preneur Dr Dionne Lasi-Baker was at home with her … [Read more...]

Chef Christophe Chocolaterie

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There are chocolate makers and then there are chocolate artists. Christophe Bonzon is an artist in every sense of the word when it comes to chocolate. When our family of four walked into Chez Christophe on Hastings Street in North Burnaby, we were amazed by the incredible chocolate creations that Christophe had made. Since Easter is only a week away, the chocolaterie was Spring-themed with Easter … [Read more...]

Easy Daysies

Easy Daysies

With a name like Easy Daysies, it had to be good. However, Easy Daysies is more than just good...it's awesome! We recently got a Easy Daysies Every Day Starter Kit for us to review and we have been extremely pleased with the product and especially how much our daughter loves the magnets! Elaine Tan Comeau, a mom-preneuer and teacher, is the founder of Easy Daysies which was featured on … [Read more...]

Everyday Naturals

Everyday Naturals

One of our passions at Daddy Blogger is to support family-run businesses. When we found out about the awesome range of products Lynn Loewen, Abbotsford Mompreneur, has developed for her recently launched company Everyday Naturals, we had to support. Lynn send us a sample of five products to try out and give our feedback including some of their face & body scrubs, hand sanitizer, and lip … [Read more...]


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