Metro Vancouver is one of the best places in the world to live and raise our families - the unparalleled connection to nature & eclectic mix of people creates a unique energy.

Our Healthy Family Media team has deep roots in this amazing community and years of experience in marketing, writing, social media, event planning and tradeshow production. As discerning parents, we understand the value of being connected to a trusted source that shares quality local family content.

We do the heavy lifting so you don't have to!

From event write-ups and birthday party ideas, to weekly meal-plans and product reviews, our whole team contributes weekly content to this site to keep it fresh and exciting for local families!


About the Author

Angela Santoro

Born & raised in Vancouver, and co-founder of Healthy Family Media and the Healthy Family Expo, Angela is a reformed divorce lawyer turned healthy family champion! By day, she thrives on connecting conscious brands with busy Vancouver families. By night, you'll find her wrangling two feisty daughters, choosing between instant pot or healthy freezer meals for dinner, and singing with MomChoir. She especially loves sharing her favourite family-friendly finds with other Lower Mainland parents!

About the Author

Kay Protheroe

Co-founder of Healthy Family Media and the Healthy Family Expo, Kay is an adventurer & Ironman triathlete, as well as mum to an active 11-year-old. Originally from Montreal, she has been proud to call British Columbia home for over 15 years. Whether running, hiking & biking in the mountains or creating healthy meals in the kitchen, Kay is always up for something new.  Her contagious enthusiasm & zest for life mean we’re never quite sure what she'll be up to next, but we're sure that it will be an amazing adventure!

About the Author

Heather Van Mil

Heather is a Toronto born mama of two whose parenting journey has taken her family coast to coast across Canada. When she’s not whipping up recipes for the Healthy Family Living website or sharing the latest fun Vancouver events on HFL’s Facebook page,  she's a freelance writer that has recently been published in an anthology entitled BIG, as well as in the Huffington Post, as she and her hubby of 13 years attempt to keep up with their two spirited girls and 3 fur babies!

About the Author

Alison Tedford

Alison Tedford is a funny suburban mom who can never find her keys. She is passionate about mental health, physical fitness, and being a good parent. Alison likes naps and long walks on the patio with a skinny vanilla latte.