A Midsummer Night’s Dream


A beautiful night, an amusing play, and a fun group of bloggers...you could call this a Midsummer Night's Dream! Our latest YVR Bloggers Summer Adventure brought us to Bard on the Beach for a private meet and greet with Bard Producer Christopher Gaze followed by an amusing, modernized rendition of A Midsummer Night's Dream! Stay tuned for a full review of the show! … [Read more...]

Close Mastery Workshop


One of my goals this year has been to improve my selling skills! … [Read more...]

Jewelry with a Purpose

Silver Streak

What if you could sell jewelry for purpose and passion instead of pure profit? Suman Baskshi, the founder of Sterling Silver, has created a new line of jewelry focused on creating awareness around bullying and also donating proceeds from the jewelry sales to the Amanda Todd Legacy Foundation. Here's the Campaign Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uJasyIBiuO8 Here's a link to … [Read more...]

Blog Mastery Workshop @ MWorkLab

Blog Mastery Workshop

  Would you like to take your blog to the next level? Are you struggling with a lack of readers and inconsistent income as a blogger? Would you like to create and implement a Blog Monetization Blueprint? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, make sure you register for our Blog Mastery Workshop at MWorkLab this Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 10 am - 6 pm. We will … [Read more...]

Ford Escape


Lately, our family has been thinking of getting a new car. Our 2005 Honda Civic has outgrown itself since we now have two young kids and have to carry a double stroller around. Our dilemma is should we move from a family car or sedan to a mini-van or sedan. Since the Ford Escape is the best selling SUV in Canada, I had to do a review of it to see how it compares to other SUVs. Firstly, with a … [Read more...]

Tuskast Icelandic Horse Farm


When writing my book "Wisdom from Daddies", I had the opportunity to interview Christopher Jones about raising his family on a farm. Christopher and his wife Nathaly own Tuskast Icelandic Horse Farm in Abbotsford. I organized a group of five lucky bloggers to do a Ride & Wine (one hour of horse-riding and one hour of wine tasting). The horse riding was super fun - a little scary at first but tons … [Read more...]

YVR Bloggers at Wishpond

Silly Family

What a view! In the middle of downtown Vancouver, a group of passionate bloggers came together to learn and connect at the Wishpond Global HQ for our July YVR Bloggers Meetup! We started off with Ricky Shetty sharing the history and vision of YVR Bloggers. We then had Wishpond's CPO (Chief Product Officer) Nick Steeves talking about "How to Turn Blog Visitors into Leads" and COO (Chief … [Read more...]

Dominic Chan Photography


With Rianne, we did several photo shoots. However, with Ryan, we did our first family photo shoot this week. It must be "First Child Syndrome"...focusing so much attention on the "Firsts" of your first child while not celebrating enough of the special moments of your second kid. Can any other parents with more than one child relate? This week, we did a photo shoot with both Ryan and Rianne at … [Read more...]

YVR Bloggers at the Nat


The Nat on a summer evening with a group of 20 bloggers! The goal of YVR Bloggers is to build community, educate, and inspire. Over the summer, we are doing several outdoor adventures including Hyak River Rafting, Shakespeare's Bard on the Beach, Horse Riding, and more! … [Read more...]

Jump for Joy Photo Project


When I first saw Eyoahla Baker's Jump for Joy Photo Project on social media, I knew that I had to support this important and inspirational campaign of hers to create a mural on Pender St in Chinatown as well as a Photo Book of over 100 Jump Shots from around the world! Here is an interview I had with Eyoahla: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kmHfavc-7VU … [Read more...]