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Good Buds Bakery: Pop up dinner

January 29, 2019

When Chef Jonathan Rahim was on Masterchef Canada, not only was city of Winnipeg excited to see one of their own on the show, the West Indian community from coast to coast couldn’t contain their excitement of seeing Ghost pepper on national television. View this post on Instagram Hey Everyone. Exciting #masterchefcanada episode tonight…We’re doing our first #teamchallenge 8pm tonight on CTV. I just finished making dinner (#spicycurry Beef Rib with braised potatoes on rice topped with just a little…

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Leo’s 2 Birthday

January 22, 2019
Victoria Inn Hotel

“I can’t believe my kid is.. (insert age here)” says every parent with each birthday that passes. Alas I feel the same way. Leo’s second birthday snuck up on us and I flew into panic mode. Anyone who lives in Winnipeg can attest that winter birthdays are tough especially for little ones. Our winters are brutal and unpredictable, therefore to plan an outdoor party for a young child is difficult. The options we were left with were indoor play parks,…

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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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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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