I am a craft loving mom. As an artist, nothing makes me happier than sharing my love for creation with my children. I have seen the Rainbow Loom sensation take off, and love this fun and easy tool for children. Continue reading Do It Yourself and Make a Rainbow Loom!
Art is a creative process that can help get thoughts flowing and make ideas spark. Creativity is an important part of what makes us conscious beings, and is a great form of personal expression. Whoever the artist and whatever the media, creating is an organic process and can help promote clarity and focus.
Throwing a party can be a challenging task whatever the occasion or budget. Being creative and resourceful can give you a bigger bash with out spending the extra cash. Planning a child’s birthday party, a family get together or a social mixer with your friends can make for a good project and a fun event. Continue reading Planning Parties that Impress for Less
How Raising Socially Responsible Children can Save you Money
Being socially responsible means recognizing the material and environmental costs of the things we do, purchase and support. Making informed choices for your family and teaching your kids to do the same, can save you money and help preserve the future generation’s resources. Continue reading Going Green to Save More Green
Children who are brought up with financial awareness and responsibility tend to be more effective adults when it comes to money management. Even though a child is young does not mean it is too early to introduce basic math skills and instill an awareness of money. Continue reading When and What to Teach Kids about Money
Whether it is writing for school, for the office or a blog entry, getting into a flow and finding the right inspiration can be difficult. Luckily for me and thousands others, Vancouver is filled with great places to settle in for some writing, or to find the right inspiration to get your creative juices flowing.
Leave the regular congested hot spots in search of more tranquil settings. The local Starbucks and Chapters are great, but a little bit of change can do wonders in breaking through mental blocks. Even if it’s just moving your laptop down the block to a different barista, shaking it up can open your mind up to fresh thoughts and ideas that have previously been unexplored. Continue reading Writer’s Blog? Vancouver’s Best Places to Write