Strawberry Picking at Maan Farms

Strawberry picking at Abbotsford Maan Farms

The other day my sister, myself and our babes got together and decided to go strawberry picking for the first time. I have seen a lot of posts and many very delicious looking photos of friends going out to their local berry farms, I wanted to go try it out for myself. As a kid my mom would take me and my sisters berry picking all the time, but it was usually raspberries and blueberries that we picked. I was excited to try out strawberry picking for the first time, and I have some tips for any of you other first timers out there to ensure you have the best experience. Continue reading

Voted as one of Vancouver’s Top 30 Mom Blogger’s by VancouverMom.ca

I am so excited to share that I have been selected by Vancouver Mom as one of Vancouver’s Top 30 Mom Blogger’s of 2015. It was not even a year ago, June, 2014, that I started Creative Wife + Joyful Worker and I am so thrilled to hear the joy that it brings others. I can not thank you enough my friends, fans and followers for supporting me and encouraging me throughout the whole process.

I would love your vote as Vancouver Mom narrows down and announces their Top Mom Blogger of 2015. You can vote once a week, for the next three weeks, and it is super simple to do so.

Step One: Go to the Vancouver Mom Voting Page by clicking here
Step Two: Scroll down that page to the heading “2015 Top Vancouver Mom Blogger”
Step Three: Click the box in front of “Codi Lynn – Creative Wife + Joyful Worker”
Step Four: Scroll down a tiny bit more and click “Vote”

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you! All of your support means so much. XO

Outdoor Picnic with TeepeeTot + Coupon Code

Tee pee Tot Picnic with Coral and Cloud and Fancy Frogz

When I browse online for decorative inspiration, I notice I am attracted to a common theme within children’s spaces. In this space there is usually an area of shelter or personal space that the child can call their own. Unfortunately, these spaces are often not practical or affordable to do in my own home. When I came across TeepeeTot I knew that Jiao’s creations would be a perfect fit for any area in our home and something my children would enjoy. Continue reading

Let’s Get Cozy: 5 Ways to Cozy up Your Bedroom

My husband and I have been talking about different ways to change up our bedroom.  We want to create a unique space in the home that is just for us.  We are in the process of creating an accent wall for behind our bed, which got me thinking.  Once that is complete what small simple touches do I want to add/keep to create a super cozy feel. Continue reading