Anita Wong


Anita Wong is a freelance writer from White Rock, B.C. She is bravely learning to navigate the world of parenting teenagers, while also finding time to travel, read, and occasionally binge-watch Netflix. She blogs about children’s books (and posts cute cat pictures) at Follow on Instagram @literarycatsblog

Why You Should Bring the Whole Family to the Girls Fly Too Event

By Anita Wong / September 23, 2019

This free event offers up some really cool experiences along with inspiration and learning for females of all ages. Check it out on October 5th and 6th, 2019 at Abbotsford International Airport.

Cool, Creative Birthday Party Venues in Vancouver for Every Type of Child

By Anita Wong / August 25, 2019

It’s easier than ever to celebrate your child’s birthday with an activity that they love. Here are some ideas to help make your child’s next party one that they’re sure to remember.

Family-Friendly Nautical Adventures in Vancouver

Climb on Board These Family-Friendly Nautical Adventures in Vancouver

By Anita Wong / August 7, 2019

Before summer winds down, enjoy some experiences on the water and learn about our fascinating marine heritage.

6 Free Nature Workshops in Metro Vancouver

By Anita Wong / July 29, 2019

If you haven’t explored some of the beautiful landscapes tucked in Metro Vancouver’s regional parks, plan a day trip and make an adventure of it. There are rivers, forests, wetlands and greenways to discover; trails to wander and wildlife to see.

Bloedel Conservatory

7 Awesome Places in Vancouver to Take Kids Who Love Animals

By Anita Wong / July 24, 2019

Engage your children’s curiosity by introducing them to critters big and small. Here’s a round-up of cool places in Vancouver where you can meet—and occasionally feed or touch—a variety of animals.

Parkour Vancouver

Where to Take Your Kids to Try Parkour in Vancouver

By Anita Wong / May 22, 2019

Throughout Metro Vancouver, you can now find outdoor parkour spaces, indoor parkour gyms and all kinds of classes. Here are a few of our picks.

Circus Vancouver

How to Experience the Circus in Vancouver: Magical Shows to See and Cool Classes to Take

By Anita Wong / May 1, 2019

Come one, come all—here’s your guide to a magical circus adventure in Vancouver.

13 Awesome Indoor Playgrounds for Kids in Vancouver

By Anita Wong / March 27, 2019

When the weather is keeping you cooped up indoors and the rain, rain won’t go away, there are still lots of options for fun. Check out these indoor play places in the area.

8 Places to Find Free Creative Workshops in Metro Vancouver

By Anita Wong / March 13, 2019

These free art workshops and programs in Vancouver let your young Picassos explore art from a new perspective.

What to See & Do at Winter Wander in Vanier Park

By Anita Wong / January 23, 2019

Winter can sometimes feel endless during this time of year, which is why Winter Wander is the perfect way to shake off the blues! Here’s when it’s happening and what you can see and do as a family.