Tragically Hip tour ends on emotional high note

Last night thousands of proud Canadians and music fans everywhere watched one of the most emotional performances in rock history. The Tragically Hip's last concert of their Man Machine Poem tour, and most likely, their last concert ever. Covered in sweat, Gord Downie  took few breaks throughout the band's three hour set, which included three encores. With fists clenched and … Continue reading Tragically Hip tour ends on emotional high note

Surrey & Vancouver festivals bring unique family entertainment

Nothing beats letting your kids loose at a festival full of activities and entertainment, guaranteed to leave them smiling and sleepy. This year, the Surrey and Vancouver International Children's Festivals are packed with award-winning singers and entertainers sure to have little bodies bouncing all day long. Surrey International Children's Festival May 26 - 28 13750 88 Ave, Surrey | … Continue reading Surrey & Vancouver festivals bring unique family entertainment

Award-winning children’s musician Will Stroet launches newest album

Get ready to dance, sing and S-P-E-L-L along with award-winning children's musician Will Stroet as he celebrates the launch of his newest album Wordplay on April 17. Our family had the opportunity to listen to Wordplay this past week and it remains at the top of our playlist, right above my daughter’s favourite nursery rhyme … Continue reading Award-winning children’s musician Will Stroet launches newest album

Interesting facts about your favourite Christmas songs

I'm still in denial that it's the middle of December. As the preparations for Christmas and family/friend visits ramp up, I'll be taking a breather from the blogging. Don't worry loyal audience (mom), I'll be back in the new year. In the meantime, here are some fun facts about your favourite Christmas songs that you can … Continue reading Interesting facts about your favourite Christmas songs

What toy are you most excited to give this Christmas?

It's December 1; let the holiday shopping commence! Remember this bad boy? Cranking out classics like Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star with just a quick twist of the wrist. What kind of self-proclaimed rock mom would I be if I didn't buy my kids their first record player?This Fisher-Price classic, first introduced in 1971, is the toy I am most excited … Continue reading What toy are you most excited to give this Christmas?