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Winnipeg, MB

Soaking up: Winnipeg -Sunset Goose Flights at Fort Whyte Alive

October 21, 2018

I honestly can’t describe how incredible mother nature is especially when I witness something like the Sunset Goose Flights at Fort Whyte Alive. They describe it as “Take some time out on a crisp, autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon and geese begin landing at sunset in a stunning display.” It was a beautiful October evening and I couldn’t bare to spend it inside, Leo and…

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Winnipeg, MB

Soaking up: Winnipeg – Lights of the North

September 21, 2018
lights of the north

On this episode of Soaking up: Winnipeg, I checked out Lights of the North at the Red River Exhibition Park. Lights of the North is the next step in the long standing relationship between Chengdu and Winnipeg. Celebrating the year of tourism between both of our countries there is no better reason for a Lantern light festival. This is a must do, you definitely have to check out Lights of the North before Oct 15. 5 Tips for Lights of…

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Dream streets making dreams a reality

September 20, 2018

A few years ago while searching for a new charity to volunteer for, I came across a Winnipeg based organization called The Dream Factory. Since 1983, The Dream Factory has been granting wishes to children that face life threatening illnesses in Manitoba. Dreams range from hockey games, to trips to Disney World and everything in between. Recently Ryder, my girls son, was granted a wish “Having Ryder’s dream granted by the Dream Factory in 2017 gave us something to celebrate.…

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Soaking up: Winnipeg- Fun Park Amusement Center

September 11, 2018
Fun park Amusement Center

Winnipeg’s newest family fun indoor park, Fun Park Amusement Center, is described by the operations manager as ultimate indoor park that combines all the features its competition. As I walked into the 2 month old amusement center I saw rock climbing, a trampoline park, jungle gym, an arcade, laser tag and tucked away behind the jungle gym was a large toddler area. In talking with Parth, Business operation manager, with how he envisioned each players’ experience he simple said “Just…

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Soaking up Winnipeg – Scout Coffee + tea shop

August 21, 2018
Scout coffee and tea, Winnipeg

“A family focused coffee shop, bring your little one and enjoy a cup of coffee while it’s still hot” -I am happy to say they deliver on that promise. Scout answers the much need call from all parents who want to get out and enjoy a coffee with their littles without having to comprise their child’s day. Children are free to roam the play area and full engulf themselves in books, games, a wall chalk board or hide away in…

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Soaking up:Winnipeg – Bajan Night

July 20, 2018
Bajan Night in Winnipeg

The Annual Bajan Night celebration hosted by The Barbados Association of Winnipeg took place on June 23rd, 2018 at Glenwood Community centre. I sat among the couple hundred attendees anticipating the nights culinary adventure.   Pictured here is a traditional meal, meaning anytime you roll up to someones home you are more then likely going to be served something similar. This plate will dance on your palette; the Rice and Peas, bake chicken, stew beef and probably the best fish…

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Soaking up: Winnipeg – Cavalia Odysseo

June 7, 2018

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending Cavalia Odysseo show in here in Winnipeg. Can I just tell you I’m still picking my jaw up off the ground?? Well if you haven’t heard by now, you must be hiding under a rock, they have extended their show. Woohoo! This over the top talented cast made up of 70 horses, 50 riders, acrobats, stilt walkers, acrobats, aerialists and the incredible dancers are sticking around until june 24. Honestly I…

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