Shop in Style this Holiday Season with RBC Avion Holiday Boutique – Coquitlam Centre

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RBC Avioners get to shop in style again this holiday season at Coquitlam Center.Last year MomMomOnTheGo and crew headed out to do some Christmas Shopping at Coquitlam Center and enjoyed the refreshing, rejuvenating, and relaxing retreat known as the Avion Holiday Boutique.What is the Avion Holiday Boutique?Well it is a shopping like a queen, or king. From the valet parking to the wonderful oasis where you can refuel with comfortable chairs, delectable refreshments and treats, all … [Read more...]

Burnaby Christmas Bureau – Pictures with Santa at Metrotown

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TAKE YOUR PHOTO WITH SANTA! METROPOLIS AT METROTOWN HOSTS JOLLY OLD SAINT NICK UNTIL CHRISTMAS EVEPhotos with Santa are by donation (minimum of $2.00 per photo) with all proceeds going to the Burnaby Christmas Bureau. For those who don’t want to wait in line, TELUS is offering a line saving option where shoppers simply leave their mobile number and receive a text when it’s their turn for a photo with Jolly Old Saint Nick. For a second year in a row photos will also be available … [Read more...]

Melissa & Doug’s Terrific 25 Giveaway

Melissa & Doug Terrific 25 Gifts

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Operation Christmas Child – Samaritan’s Purse

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Operation Christmas Child was started in 1990. In 1993, Operation Christmas Child grew and was adopted by Samaritan's Purse, a Christian organization run by Franklin Graham. To date, Operation Christmas Child has collected and distributed over 100 million shoebox gifts worldwide. In 2013, Canadians donated more than 664,000 Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes for hurting children around the world.How it works:Each shoebox is filled by Canadians with hygiene items, school supplies, … [Read more...]

Shop in Style at the Avion® Holiday Boutique – Coquitlam Centre

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Christmas Shopping! I know, you want to go running, screaming as you flee. The holiday season is amazing and I love so much about it, but those dreaded trips to the mall with kids in tow. You know the scene......mom carrying packages and jackets galore, one Little One is hungry, one needs a bathroom. Then there is the desire from each child to go to a store at the same time at opposite ends of the mall. You are thirsty, your feet are aching, you are now also overheating with everything you … [Read more...]

World’s Largest Living Christmas Tree

World's Tallest Living Christmas Tree (K  Tregillas)

World’s Tallest Living Christmas Tree?! Canyon Lights Reaches New Heights!Capilano Suspension Bridge Park’s popular holiday event, Canyon Lights, has a tall order this year – laying claim to the home of the world’s tallest living Christmas tree?! Standing 46.4m (152 feet) tall, this Douglas-fir will be adorned in thousands of sparkling lights.Though other communities claim to have the tallest living Christmas tree, Capilano's 250 year old Douglas-fir rises above the competition. (In … [Read more...]

Vancouver Christmas Market

Vancouver Christmas Market

4TH ANNUAL VANCOUVER CHRISTMAS MARKET OPENS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND Food, Fun & Christmas Cheer – Queen Elizabeth Theatre PlazaVancouver, BC – It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The beloved annual Vancouver Christmas Market opens for its fourth year November 22nd to December 24th, 2013, transforming Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza into a festive wonderland for the holiday season. Now with two extra days, the Vancouver Christmas Market offers all the old-world tradition, cultural … [Read more...]

The Magic of Santa Review

The Magic of Santa

We all loved the pre-show entertainment which was a group who came out and sang a few Christmas Carols and other popular songs. It got the audience all warmed up and ready for the show. What I loved about the pre-show was that it made the wait for the show to start go by quickly and therefore I did not have to answer when the show was going to start every two seconds :)I have to say that the young girl who played Emily did an amazing job. What a talented little girl and we all loved her … [Read more...]

Gift Baskets Plus

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The wonderful thing about Gift Baskets Plus is their selection is so large that you can browse all their categories to find that perfect basket for that special someone. In other words, you are not limited to the Christmas Section for Christmas time. If you have a fan of wine, chocolate, beer, organic, koshur, coffee & tea and much more they have you covered.Personally, my favorite gift basket so far is Junk Food Overload!I think it is always important to know a bit about a company … [Read more...]

Howard B. Wigglebottom Giveaway

Have you heard of Howard B. Wigglebottom? He is the adorable rabbit that you see pictured above and his mission along with all the writers, artists, designers, educators, therapists, teachers and parents that make up the the non profit corporation called the We Do Listen Foundation is:"We create entertaining, educational books, animated books, songs, lessons, posters, games and activities to help young children be better listeners, deal with bullies and violence, learn important life lessons … [Read more...]

Kimmy Shop Patchy Patch Plush Doll Giveaway

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Serenata Mother's Day & Valentine's Day Flowers

I know what you are thinking....I am gearing up for Christmas and you are writing about Mother's Day and Valentine's Day flowers? I sure am and that is because I want to share this wonderful website with you that delivers flowers Internationally, has an amazing selection and what I think are pretty awesome prices. You also can consider them for Christmas flowers as well.What company am I talking about? Serenata Flowers.Serenata is an Award Winning Company for Flower Delivery for its value … [Read more...]

High Liner Is Helping You Call Home For The Holidays

After you have used your Free Minutes, you can continue to use your GL2GO Smartphone Application and Recharge your account with more minutes at their discounted rates. For example, the GL2GO long distance rate is less than 2 cents per minute in Canada.Best of all, High Liner is offering 3 lucky fans a coupon to go get a Free High Liner product. With your coupon you can use it towards a specially marked High Liner product and receive your Free GL2GO long distance minutes to help with your … [Read more...]

Empire Theatres Buy $30 get $30 Christmas Gift Card Deal

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Get a Melissa & Doug 25% Off Coupon When You Take the North "Poll"

Melissa & Doug want you to tell them which of their educational toys you think is the best! Just click on the image below to place your vote in the North "Poll!" You'll Get a Melissa & Doug 25% Off Coupon** to use at MelissaAndDoug.com just for voting! … [Read more...]

The Re-launch of Kinder® Surprise®

If you want a quick peek at the all new toys, you can see a few of them and even Like your favorites at Kinder Canada on Facebook.There are so many great new toys, over 70 in total, coming to Kinder Surprise. I am not sure which one is my favorite yet, but I know that they will all be popular in our household. I think that the new Stamping Toys will be a real hit with my girls.Which New Kinder Surprise Toy do you think will be your household's favorite?I love Kinder Surprise for … [Read more...]

Abby's Lost Christmas Letter

I was contacted about a very important issue......Somehow, Santa sent his letter to Abby to the wrong address. The problem is, we do not know Abby's last name or correct address. The only thing we know is that there is an Abby in Victoria, BC Canada who wrote to Santa and yes Abby, Santa wrote back, but the letter was sent to the wrong house.There has been a write up in the … [Read more...]

Children's Wish Foundation

It is the holiday season again and so many of us are running around trying to find that perfect gift for our children. Thought of Barbie, My Little Pony to whatever toy is popular this year are going through our minds.For us parents that are thinking of what toy we should purchase, we are lucky. There are many, many parent's out there just hoping for a miracle, another day, or even a few more minutes with their child. There are parents out there wondering if their child will be still alive … [Read more...]

Christmas Wish List

Every year many children love to make a Christmas Wish List. It helps us all try to discover what we should get our little ones.Well, if you are still searching for some ideas, I have a few that might just make your little ones smiling from ear to ear this year. Of course this is all dependent on their areas of interest.If your little one is into My Little Pony, then the newest and latest toys is the Cheerilee doctor.Here is a picture of it. In Canada you can purchase it from Toys R Us … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

With the rush of the holiday season fast approaching, most of us get preoccupied with gift buying, family traditions, planning for guests arriving, and planning feasts just to name a few things. Before we know it November is gone and December is here and in a blink of an eye it will be Christmas day.I am writing about Christmas so early because I do not want anyone missing out on sending a letter from Santa to the little ones in their family. Every little one loves getting a letter from Santa … [Read more...]