Archives for January 2015

[GIVEAWAY] Family Pack of 4 Tickets to Mike the Knight

Our kids Rianne and Ryan are big fans of watching Mike the Knight on Treehouse TV so when we heard Mike the Knight was doing his first ever cross-country Theatrical Debut in a show called "Mike the Knight in the Great Scavenger Hunt", we had to take the kids along to the show and of course let our readers know about the event! And...WIN TICKETS! We are giving one lucky Daddy Blogger reader a … [Read more...]

[GIVEAWAY] 1 Free Ticket to Canadian Internet Marketing Conference

I first got into internet marketing through launching my Daddy Blogger website in 2012! I had no idea I was going to build up such a big following and create multiple streams of income through my blog! I am so glad that I started in digital marketing and love inspiring others in their internet marketing journeys. Since then, I have launched several websites, online products, kindle books, and will … [Read more...]

Frida’s Villa on Salt Spring Island

During our family travels, we are always on the lookout for unique and creative places to see and visit (and stay at)! When researching a good place to stay on Salt Spring Island, we came across Frida's Villa. I'm sure most of you know the famous Academy-Award Winning movie Frida starring Salma Hayak. Plus, I'm sure some of you are familiar with the amazing work of Frida Kahlo. When we looked at … [Read more...]

Trip to Salt Spring Island

Every year, around the Christmas and New Year break, we go on a Family Trip to get away, relax, and plan for the new year! In 2011, it was Harrison Hot Springs. In 2012, it was Whistler. In 2013, it was Abbotsford. Finally, in 2014, it was Salt Spring Island. We stayed at the beautiful Frida's Villa: A lot of the time was just spent … [Read more...]

Family Travel – 15 Trips in 3.5 Years!!

One of our passions is to do as much family travel as much!! Since getting married, here are some of the places we have visited: (2011-2012) 1) Honeymoon to Alaska (July 2011) 2) Harrison Hot Springs (Dec 2011) 3) Seattle (Sept 2012) 4) Whistler (5x already, Dec 2012 - Cabin, Oct 2013 - Intrawest, Oct 2013 - Helicopter, July 2014 - Children's Festival, Oct 2014 - Tech … [Read more...]

Vision Board Party at Westside Grand

Over the last few years, I have become a passionate advocate of Vision Boarding!! I helped organized Vision Boarding Parties for the past 3 years in 2012, 2013, and 2014 and this year, I was invited to speak at a Vision Boarding Party at Westside Grand organized by Genicca Whitney! For those of you who missed last Sunday's Vision Board Party with Genicca Whitney, here's a link to all the Videos … [Read more...]

Edward Lai Photography

When looking for a good Family Photographer, we consider a few different qualities: 1) Personability - how well does the Photographer connect with us and with our kids? 2) Creativity - how creative a photographer is he or terms of posing, shots, and final results? 3) Experience & Expertise - how much experience and expertise does the photographer have in capturing families, … [Read more...]

Get Set Go Entrepreneur Summit

My first major speaking engagement of the year will be on Sat, Jan 31, 2015 from 9 am - 5 pm at the Jewel Ballroom! I'll be sharing about how you can leverage a blog to build community! You can get 30% of the regular price by using promo code "DaddyBlogger": … [Read more...]

Book of the Year

Each year, we pick a Word of the Year which is our overall theme of the year! The last few years, we have used the words "Teamwork", "Adventure", "Discovery", "Marriage" and "Parenting." This year, we chose the word "GROWTH." However, up until this year, we haven't had a book of the year yet! After attending my YVR Masterminds group tonight, I came home, prayed through which book I … [Read more...]

Blueprint for 2015

It's one thing to set goals, it's a whole other thing to create a Blueprint of how to achieve those goals. As part of my YVR Masterminds Group, we each created our blueprint for the year! Here's mine!! Ricky Shetty’s Blueprint for 2015 P1 (FINANCES) I easily make $100,000 in income by Dec 31, 2015 at 11:59 pm ($80,000 active, $20,000 passive) P2 (FITNESS) I easily weigh 180 lbs … [Read more...]

Ricky & Anne’s Bucket List

Every year, we update our Bucket List of things we have completed and things we still want to achieve (both this year and in the years to come)! This is one of the quotes that most inspires me to complete my bucket list! “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. … [Read more...]