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What's a Soccer Mum?

What’s a Soccer Mum?

Which one of these “Mums on the Sideline” are you?

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Living a Mundane, Boring Life

Living a Mundane, Boring Life

By:  Pamela Chan, BCFamily.ca Simplicity is the ultimate form of sophistication. Are the details of a simple life mundane and boring?  They can be to some who have their own particular vision about what makes content interesting on social media. But like many people here in British Columbia,  I’m sharing content illustrating what it looks [...]

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Returned Mail Makes You Think

Returned Mail Makes You Think

When it happened last year, it seemed a bit ridiculous. But then it happened again. If the universe really can send a message, I think I need to listen.

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Beyond the Medical Tests

Beyond the Medical Tests

A little over a year ago, I found myself in a situation that really increased my stress levels. My doctors were running extra tests for two types of cancer at the same time.

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All Stacked Up

All Stacked Up

Pamela Chan, BCFamily.ca/ Editorial In recent months I’ve been writing a lot of posts but not publishing them. I know it doesn’t make a lot of sense. Why would you make the effort to write a piece and then let it sit? I think a main part of the reason is because I’m still mulling [...]

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BC Family Day 2017: Top Picks

BC Family Day 2017: Top Picks

Top Picks for BC Family Day 2017. What will you do on February 13th?

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The Unsexy Life

The Unsexy Life

Surely we can’t be successful or truly middle class if we live like this. What the heck must we be doing to not be traveling more than we do?

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Lost and Found: Is it a Good Idea to Reconnect?

Lost and Found: Is it a Good Idea to Reconnect?

This year has been the year of get togethers, anniversaries and reunion invites. I miss more than I can attend but that doesn’t stop me from pondering the social considerations and politics of getting together with long lost friends and relatives.

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Did you really just ask me that question?

Did you really just ask me that question?

Have you read the blog post about the 10 types of moms that the blog author plans to avoid? Yes, the one with the click baity title. The one with the “I don’t mean anything by my conversation and questioning – I’m just curious” angle.

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A Recipe for Celebrating Mid Autumn Moon Festival

A Recipe for Celebrating Mid Autumn Moon Festival

The sky is blue and the clouds haven’t rolled into the Lower Mainland yet. It’s a perfect day to get outside and enjoy the sunshine. It will also be the perfect night for moon viewing and celebrating Mid Autumn Moon Festival.

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