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...]

Vancouver Giants Home Opener

The good news: we got to see our first hockey game together as a family. The bad news: the Vancouver Giants lost. Facing their arch rivals the Victoria Royals, it was mainland vs the island. After getting ahead by scoring the first goal, they ended up losing their home opener 4-2. Asides from the loss, what were some of the highlights? Well, one of the best experiences was seeing the joy on my … [Read more...]

The Green Men

Daddy Blogger meets the Green Men! For those who are not massive fans of the Vancouver Canucks, the Green Men are 2 guys who love the colour green &  go by the names "Force & Sully." They sit right next to the Penalty Box dressed in green spandex costumes and intimidate the players in the penalty box - it's so hilarious and extremely effective.  The Green Men have gone from super fans … [Read more...]

Pastime Sports

One of our favorite sports stores is Pastime Sports in Langley & Surrey because of the numerous autograph signings they have!  Plus, they have a massive selection of memorabilia including jerseys, signed photos, and sports cards.  The store really stands out among the other food stores in the Food Court at Central City in Surrey right next to King George Skytrain Station. Today, they … [Read more...]

Alex Burrows @ Best Buy

Go Canucks Go! It's one thing to see your favorite hockey on TV or at Rogers Arena, but it's a whole other feeling to meet them in person - to shake their hand, to ask them a question, to take a picture together...simply put: to connect (even on a very small level).  From the time I was a little boy playing street hockey in North Vancouver, I've been meeting famous hockey players like Trevor … [Read more...]

Ryan Kesler Autograph Event

Ryan Kesler - assistant Captain, Vancouver Canucks ice hockey player, sports athlete, fashion model, husband,...dad. Everyone in Vancouver knows Ryan Kesler the hockey player...but how many people know Ryan Kesler the dad? Today, I had the opportunity to meet Ryan Kesler at the Pastime Sports autograph event at Surrey Central Mall.  Ryan was super friendly and happy to hear about my blog … [Read more...]