Entries by ValleyFamilyFun

Best After School Clubs for Kids

Best After School Clubs for Kids **Disclosure: This is a sponsored post to let you know some great tips about picking the Best After School Programs for Kids! Posts like this help us to keep bringing you more family fun!** Is your child coming home after school and struggling to find something to do that […]

Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo 2018

Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo 2018 *Disclosure: Our family received ticket to attend the media preview show of the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo in exchange for telling you about this year’s upcoming show. We are huge fans of the Tattoo, so all opinions are our own.* We wouldn’t miss it for the world! Going […]

McMaster Mill Falls Trail Greenwood

McMaster Mill Falls Trail Greenwood After nearly two centuries of sawing logs, McMaster Mill become one of Kings County’s newest historic parks.   History of the Mill Taken from an article in the Chronicle Herald:  Around 1837, the three McMaster brothers, James, Robert and Thomas, with their families, sailed from their homes in Kirkaswald, Scotland to Nova […]

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party Ever since I had heard about a Tidal Bay wine tasting party on the Magic Winery Bus  I knew I had to have one. Any excuse for a party.  Learn about the Magic Winery Bus tour in the Gaspereau Valley, NS here.    So, for my birthday this year, […]

Nature Trail Adventures in Kings County

Nature Trail Adventures in Kings County Our family is always up for an adventure!  So, when we heard about the new Nature Trail Adventures designed by Marina Myra of the Wild Roots Nature Education Centre in Berwick and now part of  Flying Squirrel Adventures in the Kentville area we knew we had to try it out!  These […]

Nippers British Fish and Chips Food Truck

Nippers British Fish and Chips Food Truck Disclosure: Our family received a complimentary meal in exchange for this review. All opinions are our own.  We love fish and chips.  Last year, our family lived in the U.K. for 5 months, and authentic British fish and chips became part of our regular routine. Having grown up […]

Wish Come True Candies

Wish Come True Candies   I first saw reference to these goodies on a friend’s Facebook page. I knew I had to have the recipe, and thankfully she obliged!  Confession: I don’t think mine turned out at all!  However, they were still so good, I decided to share the recipe, because if you make them […]

How to Make Okonomiyaki: Japanese Style Pancakes

How to Make Okonomiyaki: Japanese Style Pancakes When I lived in Japan, these savoury pancakes were one of my favourite meals. What’s great, is that it it’s a “Choose Your Own Adventure” and you can add whatever ingredients you like!  We make these a lot at home, using this adaption from a Japanese cookbook called […]

Best Homemade Waffles Ever

Best Homemade Waffles Ever A few years ago, when I got my waffle maker, my sister gave me her recipe for the best-ever homemade waffles.    The recipe is so big that it makes a lot for leftovers. I stick them in the freezer and the kids pop them in the toaster before school.  When […]