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Your Family Will Rock and Roll at Heavy Metal Brewing Company

What do you get when you take delicious pizza and fantastic beer, mixed with family friendly atmosphere and a splash of Hair Band Metal Music?  The answer is Heavy Metal Brewing Company.   Located in the Vancouver Heights at The Old Tower Mall Area, Heavy Metal is the perfect place to go if you’re looking… Read more »

Standing Tall – Fortside

The Craft Beer revolution is in full swing in the Pacific Northwest.  With so many breweries opening up in the Portland Metro/ Southwest Washington area, it’s easier to find breweries that cater to the craft brew enthusiast.  With that realization, it takes more than serving good beer for an establishment to warrant repeat visits.  Enter… Read more »

Everything’s Bright At Twilight

Contemplating treating the family for a dinner night out?  Bring them to Twilight Pizza Bistro.  Located on the east side of Vancouver, Twilight has much of what you’re looking for in a “family friendly” restaurant, and it’s not just the food that makes it a desirable destination.  With so many really good pizza restaurants around,… Read more »

Family Cruising. Fact vs. Fiction

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It’s a debate that’s been around for decades.  A topic that not only has the country divided, but many families and friends.  Of course I’m talking about cruise ships.  There’s such a rift between the “pro-cruisers” and “anti-cruisers”, that when the two sides happen to meet, the tension can be cut with a butter knife…. Read more »

Looking For A Family Friendly Pub? Start Believin’ In Heathen

It’s that time again!  Every month throughout the year, My Family Guide will choose a local business who deserve recognition for being family friendly, or who may go out of the way to accommodate families.  The first business of 2016 is none other than Vancouver’s very own, Heathen Brewing Feral Public House! If you don’t… Read more »

New Year’s Travel Challenge!

Is it just me, or did 2015 just fly by?  The Rolling Stones are full of it with that whole, “Time is on my side” talk.   Seriously though, every year seems to go by faster and faster, the older I get?  Speaking of getting old.  I was trolling a popular social media website, and… Read more »

Why Star Wars is Family Magic!

  In case you didn’t know, a new Star Wars movie was released in movie theater’s on December 18th (yes that was sarcasm).  I have no qualms admitting that I am a Star Wars fan.  “Fan”, being short for “Fanatic” pretty much sums up my passion for everything that took place a long time ago,… Read more »