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Best of Vancouver 2020

Vancouver Family Magazine readers recently voted on their favorite local hotspots. Check out the winning businesses! Best Date Night The Heathman Lodge and Hudson’s Bar & Grill Best Children’s Clothing Pipsqueak Resale Boutique Best Public Park Esther Short Park Best Toy Store Kazoodles Best Guys’ Night Out, Best Kids’ Fun Spot and Best Family Night… Read More

The Modern Home School Experience

More families are choosing to home-school than ever before, and the trend does not look to be slowing down. According to the U.S. Department of Education, the percentage of home-schooled students has doubled since 1999. And that number does not even account for students who are enrolled in online schools or home-schooling only part-time. Defining… Read More

Book Nooks: Closing the Million-Word Gap

The heat of the attic overwhelmed me. Memories did, too. Tucked in plastic totes were myriad books we had read to our kids. Fun books like Dr. Seuss’s “Hop on Pop” or Eric Carle’s “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” mixed in with deeper stories like “Snow Treasure” and “The Secret Garden.” Of course, series such as… Read More