THE BASKETS

over a hundred baskets delivered across b.c.

Even from our very small beginnings, each basket is unique and comprised of recent donations but always full of love and a congratulations.
Most delivered in-person, many through the Baskets of Love Army, some through a friend or family member and most recently by mail thanks to the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation.
Basket of Love No. 1

Basket of Love No. 1

Our first basket was delivered to a baby boy through the Pacific Spirit Community Health Centre and we were VERY excited!

Basket of Love No. 3

Basket of Love No. 3

We delivered this basket to a twin baby boy in East Vancouver.

Basket of Love No. 4

Basket of Love No. 4

We delivered this basket to our very first baby girl through the South Community Birthing Program.

Basket of Love No. 6

Basket of Love No. 6

We delivered this basket to a baby girl and her family. They were staying at Easter Seals House while the little one was getting strong at BC Children's NICU.

Basket of Love No. 7

Basket of Love No. 7

Lincoln and his Momma from our Baskets of Love Army helped deliver this basket to baby Drake in Abbotsford.

Basket of Love No. 9

Basket of Love No. 9

We delivered this basket to Evangeline's Momma before the little miss was born. We were so excited when we got to meet her when she arrived a few weeks later!

Basket of Love No. 10

Basket of Love No. 10

We got to deliver this basket to baby Nathan and his family at home. He is such a sweet pea!

Basket of Love No. 11

Basket of Love No. 11

Not only did Conor and I get to deliver a basket to baby Evelyn but I got a nice long snuggle with her too!

Basket of Love No. 13

Basket of Love No. 13

Baby boy basket delivered to BC Children's Hospital. This little man is so loved!

Basket of Love No. 14

Basket of Love No. 14

Another basket of goodies was delivered to BC Children's Hospital. I was so happy to meet this little man.

Basket of Love No. 15

Basket of Love No. 15

We delivered this basket to Baby G's family just before he arrived.

Basket of Love No. 17

Basket of Love No. 17

We delivered this basket to Pacific Spirit Community Health Centre to be passed on to a sweet baby girl.

Basket of Love No. 18

Basket of Love No. 18

I was thrilled to personally delivery this basket to Surrey Memorial Hospital and meet cutie baby J.

Basket of Love No. 19

Basket of Love No. 19

So happy to get this call today as its been very quiet! Welcome to the world little man!

Basket of Love No. 20

Basket of Love No. 20

And just like that a second basket in a week for another baby boy! We delivered this basket to Royal Columbian Hospital.

Basket of Love No. 21

Basket of Love No. 21

A basket filled with so much love for a prenatal momma. Their world is about to go technicolour with love!

Basket of Love Nos. 22 and 23

Basket of Love Nos. 22 and 23

Two baskets for two different families! One for a sweet baby girl born at Surrey Memorial and the other for a new family.

Basket of Love No. 24

Basket of Love No. 24

Dropped off this basket to be delivered to a family with a prenatal diagnosis. I love helping get mom and dad ready to welcome their little one.

Basket of Love No. 25

Basket of Love No. 25

This basket if being delivered to beautiful Baby E and her family today thanks to the wonderful Tamara Taggart. Congratulations to new mom and dad!

Basket of Love No. 26

Basket of Love No. 26

What better way to celebrate our two year anniversary than to deliver a basket to Baby Girl C at BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Foundation!

Basket No. 27

Basket No. 27

Have basket. Will travel. A Basket of Love is on its way to a baby girl through a Public Health Nurse at the Evergreen Community Health Centre!

Basket of Love No. 28

Basket of Love No. 28

Welcome to the world Baby Boy B! The pouring rain didn't stop me from delivering this Basket of Love to Surrey Memorial Hospital.

Basket No. 29

Basket No. 29

A great day to deliver a basket thanks to our friend Melanie! Welcome to the world baby girl.

Basket of Love No. 30

Basket of Love No. 30

A basket for Baby Boy B at Surrey Memorial Hospital tonight just in time for Christmas.

Basket No. 31

Basket No. 31

Two days. Two baskets. Two baby boys! This basket is being delivered to a Public Health Nurse through the Parkgate Community Health Centre in North Vancouver. Welcome to the world little man!

Basket No. 32

Basket No. 32

This basket is being delivered to a sweet baby girl at BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Foundation with the help of my sweet friend Monica. It's filled with so many goodies and a whole lot of love to help welcome baby girl to the world and her family to our little community.

Basket No. 33

Basket No. 33

To be able to welcome new families is my favourite gift and today I got to welcome Baby J at BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Foundation. Congratulations mom and dad and welcome to the family!

Basket of Love No. 34

Basket of Love No. 34

A Basket of Love out the door with the help of the very kind Pam Radke of the Baskets of Love Army! She helped us welcome a sweet baby girl to the world.

Basket No. 35

Basket No. 35

Another basket delivered with the help of the Baskets of Love Army. Thank you so much Cynthia Marie for helping to get this basket to a brand new baby boy!

Basket of Love No. 36

Basket of Love No. 36

This basket was delivered to Baby Girl S on Vancouver Island and the family was so grateful.

Basket No. 37

Basket No. 37

We missed a sweet baby girl a year ago so we put together a little something for her because every baby deserves a basket! I'm again grateful to the Baskets of Love Army and the help of my friend Mary Cardle for helping get this basket delivered!

Basket of Love No. 38

Basket of Love No. 38

This basket was delivered to Baby L at BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Foundation NICU!

Basket No. 39

Basket No. 39

A basket was delivered to Baby Boy W at Surrey Memorial Hospital. Special thanks to Shelley and her two boys for joining the Baskets of Love Army to help deliver this basket!

Basket No. 40

Basket No. 40

We missed a sweet baby boy a couple months back so this basket was delivered thanks to my friend Cassandra! All babies deserve a basket so we are happy to get this to him.

Basket Nos. 41 and 42

Basket Nos. 41 and 42

Baskets being delivered to a baby boy at Surrey Memorial Hospital and a little girl already at home. Welcome to the world little ones!

Basket No. 43

Basket No. 43

A basket was delivered to the sweetest little Baby Boy N. I just loved meeting his momma and getting some snuggles with him!

Basket of Love No. 44

Basket of Love No. 44

Big thanks and love to Byron and his momma for helping to deliver this #BasketofLoveDs to a new baby girl in Richmond. I am so grateful to all the help from the #BasketsofLoveArmy that I'm getting these days! 💙💛

Basket No. 45

Basket No. 45

Did you know we also deliver baskets to families with a prenatal diagnosis? Basket one of two going out the door today! This one is going to a momma with a prenatal diagnosis that is expecting a baby boy with a little something extra. Thank you Cynthia for helping getting this basket delivered!

Basket No. 46

Basket No. 46

We missed a baby girl a little while back so this basket has been made especially for her because every babe deserves a basket! Thank you Cynthia for helping getting this delivered!

Basket Nos. 47 and 48

Basket Nos. 47 and 48

Happy Tuesday! You are seeing double. Two baskets for two baby girls this week! Special thanks to my littlest copilot for helping me put these together. And by help I mean not cry while I put him down.

Basket of Love No. 49

Basket of Love No. 49

The #BasketsofLoveArmy has grown again! Thank you sweet Abigail for helping your momma deliver a basket to a baby girl this morning!

Basket No. 50

Basket No. 50

I took a drive out to Abbotsford this morning to deliver a basket for Baby Boy J through the Abbotsford Maternity Group. Welcome to the world little man!

Basket No. 51

Basket No. 51

A Basket of Love is being delivered today to Baby P at BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Foundation! This basket is so full of love and some amazing donations!

Basket of Love No. 52

Basket of Love No. 52

It’s a beautiful day to be born! A Basket of Love for a baby girl being welcomed to the world today! Please send your love and good thoughts for her safe arrival. Special thanks to Melanie Hnatiuk Jones-Cook for helping to get this basket to the new family!

Basket of Love No. 53

Basket of Love No. 53

A basket is being delivered to Baby Boy T today thanks to the sweet Shannon P. and Byron! Baby boy is at home with his big sister getting lots of love. Welcome to the world little man!

Basket of Love No. 54

Basket of Love No. 54

Today we delivered a basket to Baby Boy JJ through a Public Health Nurse at the Robert and Lily Lee Community Health Centre. Welcome to the world sweet boy! Vancouver Coastal Health 💙💛

Basket of Love No. 55

Basket of Love No. 55

A basket is being delivered to a brand new baby girl at BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Foundation today! I can’t wait to meet this new family and help welcome baby girl to the world.

Basket of Love Nos. 56, 57, 58 and 59

Basket of Love Nos. 56, 57, 58 and 59

FOUR baskets being delivered! A baby boy and baby girl at Surrey Memorial Hospital and a baby boy and baby girl at BC Children's Hospital Foundation. Four separate families getting some love and congratulations this week. Welcome to the world babies!

Basket of Love No. 61

Basket of Love No. 61

A special delivery last night at @bcwomens to a brand new baby boy. Welcome to the world little one. 💛

Basket of Love No. 62

Basket of Love No. 62

The sun shined bright when we delivered this basket for a baby boy yesterday. Big thanks to my #BasketsofLoveArmy @katie__jameson for helping to get this basket delivered! ☀️💙💛 {tap to see all the generous contributors to this basket!}

Basket of Love No. 63

Basket of Love No. 63

I love that every time he sees me put together a basket now he signs and says “Baby!”. That’s right buddy! Today we delivered a basket for a sweet baby boy and this little man was excited to carry the basket because he tells me he is SO STRONG. Haha. Welcome to the world!

Basket of Love No. 65

Basket of Love No. 65

Little man is making sure there are no typos in my note to a new family that have just welcomed a baby boy. This is a very special delivery and it is so full of love. Welcome to the world! {tap the photo to see just how much love has gone in to this package! it’s incredible!} 📦💌📬💙 A big thank you to @heyitsnik__ for connecting us with this family.

Basket of Love No. 66

Basket of Love No. 66

On my way to the Pacific Spirit Community Health Centre to deliver this basket to a baby girl! and it’s a good one!! Welcome to the world little one. 💜

Basket of Love No. 67

Basket of Love No. 67

Ran a little errand today to the @dsrfcanada with my sidekick that may love delivering baskets more than I do. .

Basket of Love No. 68

Basket of Love No. 68

What could be better than two baskets in two days?! This basket is for a baby boy on his way in September. He doesn’t know it yet but he is already so loved by so many people and we hope new mom and dad feel some love too!

Basket of Love No. 69

Basket of Love No. 69

Spring babies! 🌷🌸 I was up early this morning putting this basket together for a very loved baby boy spending a little time at @bcwomens NICU. His family will get this basket through a special delivery from his Aunty R. at @dsrfcanada. Welcome to the world little man!

Basket of Love No. 70

Basket of Love No. 70

This is the second time I’ve got to deliver a basket on my birthday and I honestly couldn’t think of a better gift that makes my heart happy. This box of love is on its way to a baby boy in Squamish that just got home from the hospital. It’s dedicated to and in the name of another special little boy named Andrew whose family recently made a huge donation of gifts in his name. Thank you so much @sonshine_daydream. 💙

Basket of Love No. 71

Basket of Love No. 71

We got to deliver a basket and meet the nicest family today to help welcome Baby Boy T. Guys, he is soooo cute and Conor was in love. We have many play dates in mind and we can’t wait. Also, I can hear Conor saying through this smile “Hurry up and take the picture woman! This thing is heavy!” 😂 A big thank you to Little Leo and his family for the huge donation of gifts they recently made through our Amazon wish list. So much of what they donated got included in this basket! 🧡🦁

Basket of Love No. 72

Basket of Love No. 72

Little brother insisted on being in the photo of the basket for “Baby!”. I got to spend my Tuesday evening with Baby G and his family at @bcwomens and oh gosh is he the sweetest little bean. Welcome to the world!

Basket of Love No. 73

Basket of Love No. 73

What’s better than one cute basket helper? TWO! 😍A big thank you to Sophia and her momma @morealikethandifferent for helping to deliver this basket to a baby GIRL this morning! We’ve had quite the streak of baby boys so we’re so excited to throw some pink in this basket. Welcome to the world Baby Girl L! 💕

Basket of Love No. 74

Basket of Love No. 74

An unplanned day off work so I used the opportunity to deliver this Basket of Love to Baby Boy M in the @bcwomens NICU this morning! Big brother was at school so little brother tagged along and he was SO EXCITED to finally get the chance to help deliver a basket. Welcome to the world Baby Boy M!

Basket of Love No. 75

Basket of Love No. 75

Two baby boys, one week! We have had a baby boy explosion the past few months. 💙 This basket is on its way to @bcwomens for another Baby Boy M. This little man is so happy to a part of this basket.

Basket of Love No. 82

Basket of Love No. 82

Basket of Love No. 83

Basket of Love No. 83

IT’S A GIRL!!! 💕 I’ve been waiting for this little lady! A basket of love going to Surrey Memorial Hospital this morning to help welcome baby girl to the world.

Basket of Love No. 84

Basket of Love No. 84

Did you know that thanks to @dsrfcanada we are now able to deliver Baskets of Love across British Columbia? This package is off to a baby boy in Invermere, BC! Thank you @dsrfcanada for helping welcome this baby boy to the world and thank you @cyn000 for making this connection! ❤️📦💌🎉

Basket of Love No. 85

Basket of Love No. 85

He’s shouting (and signing) SURPRISE! A little love is heading out the door to a baby boy in Castlegar with a little mailing help from our friends at the @dsrfcanada!

Basket of Love No. 86

Basket of Love No. 86

A Basket of Love is on its way to Penticton, BC this morning to help welcome a baby girl! 💕 It broke my heart when I used to have to tell people we couldn’t ship baskets because every baby born with Down syndrome and every family welcoming that baby should get some love and hear congratulations. I’m so grateful to @dsrfcanada for helping make this possible. We are personally delivering across the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island but we are now also able to reach all across BC by mail!

Basket of Love No. 87

Basket of Love No. 87

Now that’s a morning face if I ever saw one! Eyes barely open, hair and teeth not brushed but a big smile on his face to send a second basket out the door this morning! This one is heading to a baby girl in Chilliwack this weekend thanks to my Baskets of Love Army @light.christina

Basket of Love No. 88

Basket of Love No. 88

A Basket of Love is on its way to Penticton, BC this morning to help welcome a baby girl! 💕 It broke my heart when I used to have to tell people we couldn’t ship baskets because every baby born with Down syndrome and every family welcoming that baby should get some love and hear congratulations. I’m so grateful to the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation for helping make this possible. We are personally delivering across the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island but we are now also able to reach all

Basket of Love No. 88

Basket of Love No. 88

My beautiful friend Cynthia and her awesome girl Quinn helping to deliver Basket No. 88. 💙💛 Today we had the best afternoon EVER!! Full of baby snuggles, making new friends, and playing outside! We had the honour of delivering a Basket of Love from @basketsofloveds to a wonderful family in our new hometown of Invermere!! Yay to meeting new friends and expanding our tribe! 💙💛💙🙌🏼

Basket of Love No. 89

Basket of Love No. 89

The Baskets duo just dropped off a basket at BC Women's Health Foundation for a Baby Girl we are all crossing fingers gets to go home this weekend! Welcome to the world baby girl!

Basket of Love No. 90

Basket of Love No. 90

Thank you Heather and Natasha for delivering this basket to a baby boy in Comox,BC! Welcome to the world little man!

Basket of Love No. 91

Basket of Love No. 91

Little brother insisted he be the one in the basket photo this morning so here he is with his biggest CHEEEEZE smile! A Basket of Love is being delivered to a baby boy through the South Community Health Centre in Vancouver thanks to my hubby. It’s his first time delivering a basket and he’s trying not to show how excited he is.

Basket of Love No. 92

Basket of Love No. 92

A basket is heading out the door today on its way to a sweet baby girl just home from the NICU in Langley, BC. Thank you Lauren for joining the Baskets of Love Army and making this delivery possible!

Basket of Love No. 93

Basket of Love No. 93

We are delivering this basket to a family in North Vancouver awaiting the arrival of their baby boy to be born in January! We are so excited to meet them and even more excited to meet baby boy next year!

Basket of Love No. 94

Basket of Love No. 94

I am loving this sassy picture of Raegan delivering a Basket of Love to Baby Girl R in Langley, BC. Thank you so much for being a part of the #basketsoflovearmy!

Basket of Love No. 95 and 96

Basket of Love No. 95 and 96

Two boxes of love ready to go! One to a baby girl in Penticton and the other to a family in Powell River waiting for their little one to arrive. Congratulations! Thank you so much to Down Syndrome Resource Foundation for helping us mail this love to these new families. ♥️📦

Basket of Love No. 97

Basket of Love No. 97

A Basket of Love is heading out the door today to a family eagerly awaiting the arrival of baby brother in North Burnaby. I can’t wait to meet this little guy. He is already so loved. 💙

Basket of Love Nos. 98, 99 and 100

Basket of Love Nos. 98, 99 and 100

ONE, TWO and THREE! You’re seeing triple! Today we got to deliver two of these in-person to Baby Boy V and Baby Boy J and their families. Oh my gosh the cutest little boys! The third box will be mailed on Monday!

Basket of Love No. 100

Basket of Love No. 100

BASKET 100. One hundred babies. One hundred families. One hundred beginnings. Thank you to each one of you that have followed us on this journey, donated time, gifts or money to help us welcome babies born with Down syndrome. Thank you to the #BasketsofLoveArmy, I hope you know who you are. Thank you to all the local shops big and small that have donated products because you believe in what we are doing. We are grateful. The families are beyond grateful. Thank you. ❤️

Basket of Love No. 101

Basket of Love No. 101

I sacrificed the top half of his head to get the full basket in the shot. To be honest though he’s got a terrible haircut so you’re not missing much. 😂 In other news, and more importantly, we did our first basket delivery in months! It was a doorstep drop off with a wave from afar but it was something! Welcome to the world Baby Boy J. 💙

Basket of Love Nos. 102, 103 and 104

Basket of Love Nos. 102, 103 and 104

One, two, three! Our friends at the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation are back in the office and able to help us ship these boxes ALL to Kelowna! Three baby girls that are just a few months apart. How fun is that?! I hope they become the best of friends and I’m so happy to finally get these on the way to the families. 💖💜💝

Basket of Love No. 105

Basket of Love No. 105

A doorstep delivery for Baby O born at Surrey Memorial Hospital. He came early and tiny but he’s surrounded by love and lots of family. Congratulations to the new family! 💙💚

Basket of Love Nos. 106 and 107

Basket of Love Nos. 106 and 107

You’re seeing double! Two baskets were doorstep delivered in Langley today. One to Baby Boy C and another to Baby Girl I that has a twin sister! I even got to see Baby I from a safe distance and oh my goodness she is so sweet and squishy. Welcome to the world littles! 💙💖

Basket of Love No. 108

Basket of Love No. 108

A beautiful day to doorstep deliver a basket to Baby Boy T and his family. They are currently in the NICU but hoping to go home soon. Thank you Carla for helping us deliver this basket!

Basket of Love No. 108

Basket of Love No. 108

A basket for Baby Boy T and his family.

Basket of Love No. 109

Basket of Love No. 109

Dropping off our Basket of Love to the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation to mail off to the Kootenays {photobombed by @waynerleslie}! This box is full of love to help welcome Baby Boy F and his family. Thank you Cynthia for helping to make this connection and welcome this new family to the community. 🤎

Basket of Love No. 110

Basket of Love No. 110

Our first hospital basket delivery since COVID-19 looked a little different this morning! I wasn’t allowed in the building but was able to meet the most awesome social worker outside the Royal Colombian Hospital for a masked and socially distant basket transfer. She will pass the basket on to the family that has just welcomed a baby girl and will be going home on Monday! 💕

Basket of Love No. 111

Basket of Love No. 111

Basket of Love Army to the rescue! We met Kat Caplette halfway to get a Basket of Love to her and Piper. They will pass it along to Baby Girl J and her family in Abbotsford, BC. Thank you so much Kat and Piper and welcome to the world Baby Girl J! 💕

Basket of Love Nos. 112, 113 and 114

Basket of Love Nos. 112, 113 and 114

THREE boxes of love are being mailed out with the help of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation! Baby Boy Q in Courtenay, Baby Boy D in Kamloops and Baby Girl C in Burnaby, British Columbia! This year has been so hard on all of us but my heart is especially heavy for all the new families welcoming a baby with a Down syndrome diagnosis this year. I can’t wait until we can all hug again and give the in-person support so many new families need. A huge thank you to the DSRF for helping to bridge the

Basket of Love No. 115

Basket of Love No. 115

Our first basket of 2021 is heading to a baby girl in Kelowna! The Down Syndrome Resource Foundation will be mailing this basket for us to help welcome her to the world! In the last 10 months that makes five baby girls in Kelowna! What a club!

Basket of Love No. 116

Basket of Love No. 116

Heading out the door this week to Kamloops with the help of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation. We are helping to celebrate the June arrival of Baby Boy. We’re also sending a little something for big brother.

Basket of Love No. 117

Basket of Love No. 117

Another box out the door heading to Prince Rupert, BC with the help of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation! Baby Boy L is just a few weeks old but already so loved. We are sending so much love to his family as they settle in at home. Welcome to the world baby boy!

Basket of Love No. 118

Basket of Love No. 118

A doorstep delivery for Baby Boy J today. He was so excited to take the basket to the baby. Not as excited to take a photo. 😆 We are so happy to welcome this new family though!

Basket of Love Nos. 119, 120 and 121

Basket of Love Nos. 119, 120 and 121

ONE, TWO, THREE out the door this week to be mailed with the help of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation. Baby Boy J and Baby Girl in Prince George and Baby Girl V in Kamloops, BC! We hope they feel some love and a big welcome to the community.

Basket of Love No. 122

Basket of Love No. 122

A beautiful day to deliver a basket! This Basket of Love is being delivered to @andreabarros.author to pass on to a mama expecting a baby girl! Thank you so much Andrea and congratulations and so much love to the mama to be. 💕

Basket of Love No. 123

Basket of Love No. 123

A basket going out the door today to Baby Girl S in Vancouver! Baby girl’s mama is so lovely and I’m so happy to be able to connect with them for a doorstep delivery. Welcome to the world Baby Girl S!

Basket of Love No. 123

Basket of Love No. 123

Baby Girl S with her Basket of Love to make you smile on this rainy holiday Monday! She is perfection!! 💜

Basket of Love Nos. 124 and 125

Basket of Love Nos. 124 and 125

Two baby girls!! Two baskets headed out the door today to Prince George and Kelowna, BC with the help of the Down Syndrome Resource Foundation. We are so happy to help welcome two new families to the Down syndrome community and are sending so much love! 💕