Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Home Sharing is a concept that not everyone is familiar with, and yet it has the great ability to impact everyone involved and serves the community as well. We asked Heather to share her family's experience with us...
We are a Home Schooling family, consisting of 5 humans, two dogs and three cats. Life is busy for sure, but it's a good life.
A couple of years ago we did a home study with the intention of a Home Share...
Tuesday, 06 March 2018
During the recent winter Olympics in South Korea, the world’s attention was on the athletes who have trained so hard for a chance to show their skills to the world, and potentially qualify for a medal – preferably gold...
Thursday, 08 February 2018
Friday night IMPACT is learning about stress and how to deal with it so we can live free...
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
You may wonder what we’ve been up to these last months. Here’s a little insight into our journey so far.
Location, location, location
Our townhouse is a 3 bedroom corner unit, in a complex of 30 units. We are located in northeastern Surrey, an area called Clayton Heights about 2 blocks from the Langley-Surrey border. There are lots of townhouses along with single family homes in the neighbourhood.
Tuesday, 09 January 2018
Excited girls in cozy pajamas.
The smell of cookies baking.
A cozy fireplace crackling (on a tv screen) and Christmas music playing in the background.
This was the setting for our Shine girls' Christmas party. Our smiling volunteers, dressed in an array of Christmas sweaters, flannel pjs, and festive (aka gaudy) flashing Christmas jewelry welcomed the girls in from the cold. And best of all, the Christmas tree was practically drowning in presents...
Monday, 18 December 2017
Many of us have treasured Christmas memories and traditions from when we were young. It's part of the warmth and excitement we feel in the build up to Christmas. We asked our Seniors to share a favorite Christmas memory or tradition... here are a few that we received...
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
On November 8 the playschool classes filled boxes for Operation Christmas Child.
These little ones have very big hearts.
We planned on filling 2 boxes, but that quickly turned into 4 boxes!!!
The playschool kids really got into it with one little one offering some pieces of Kleenex from his pocket...
Thursday, 23 November 2017
SBC loves Summerland and we want them to know it. Afterall, love is an action, not just a warm fuzzy feeling.
This Christmas season we want to encourage everyone to join in on the same advent calendar. A community advent calendar.
If your family is a normal family, pulling off an advent activity daily for TWENTY FIVE consecutive days is not only impossible but also sort of tortuous. Advent calendars have so many good ideas but that's kind of the problem....SO MANY ideas. Who can follow through? Not this lady. And not her minions...