Family pictures. We want them, but we don’t necessarily look forward to having them taken, and sometimes we downright dread them. As a mom of six kids, I was in the latter camp. Between trying to pick out coordinating outfits,
If you’re dreaming of adding a little bundle to your life, one of the best things you can do before becoming pregnant is to improve your own wellness. The health of a woman prior to pregnancy often predicts how healthy
To view our annual spring break camp guide, with fun day camp options for ages 4 through teen, pick up a copy of the March 2018 issue at any of these locations, or view the digital archive copy here.
Now that you're pregnant, you're dutifully attending your childbirth education classes and reading everything you can get your hands on about the stages of labor and birth. But classes and books tend to give you the big picture, not the
I was about 8 years old when I sat at the piano, hammering out my exercises. Primer propped before me, not only did I watch the notes, but I also memorized the lyrics. Living in the Pacific Northwest, it was
Early hardship and deprivation profoundly affects people. Some become hardened and cruel. Others develop strength and understanding. Patrick Hough, for which Vancouver’s Hough Elementary, Hough Foundation, and the Hough neighborhood were named, was born far away from Southwest Washington, on St.
Vancouver Family Magazine is thrilled to announce our 12th annual Children’s Festival on March 24, 2018 at Vancouver Mall, from 10 am-3 pm. Families are invited to enjoy a day of free activities including face painting, balloon art, dance performances, interactive