Sanrio Puroland, Tokyo

Tokyo has an indoor themed park for Sanrio fans. It’s not just for kids! It is located in Tama-shi about 45 minutes from central Tokyo. Hello Kitty, My Melody, Kerropi, little twin stars, and all the characters part of the Sanrio family can be found here. It has 4 floors and a cafe/restaurant inside. There…

Exclusive interview: Francine LeClair, Cascadia Soap Co, Vancouver

I am constantly looking for chemical free and natural products for the family. When you have a kid, there are times when they get eczema, hives or other skin issues and it leads you to constantly search for natural products. Same with myself, I try to look for more natural, organic, and chemical free ingredients…

The Dance Shop, Broadway

Parents always ask me where to buy their kids’ shoes, where to buy hats, where to buy books, which playground to go to, and anything  related to kids and families. I was asked where do I buy ballet shoes. I do know my way around the city living here for a long long time. Nope,…

Walrus, Lifestyle boutique, Cambie Street, Vancouver

If you are looking for a gift or just want to discover something unique, there is a contemporary lifestyle boutique on Cambie Street that you cannot miss when visiting Vancouver. And if you are from Vancouver, I am sure you are like me, always popping in to see what is new and wanting to buy…