Autumn activities in Canada for family fun

  Autumn, or fall, is a season to celebrate the harvest and prepare for the arrival of winter. With the cool crisp air and the beautiful autumn sceneries, there is so much to appreciate about the season.  And there is plenty to do with families, too. Appreciate nature Enjoy the natural beauty of the season, […]

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Ease your child’s transition to school in Canada with these 10 storybooks

From preschool to kindergarten to high school, starting school in September comes with mixed feelings of excitement and anxiety for both students and their parents. While anxious feelings are common, it is still important for parents to help ease their children’s transition to school as best they can. Start with a positive attitude and outlook. […]

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25 things to do in the summer with kids for free, cheap, outdoor or indoor

Need some inspiration for activities to do with the family in the summer? Here is a list of 25 ideas that are free or cheap for any family to try. Outdoor fun for kids Go for a nature walk or hike on trails. Make it more fun with nature scavenger hunts and other games. But […]

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Celebrating Canada 150 with your children

Canada turns 150 years old this month, and there are many ways to celebrate! Celebrating Canada’s birthday is more than eating cakes and viewing fireworks; it is when people come together to honour our country, history, resources and, most importantly, the people who make Canada such an amazing place to live.   Ways to celebrate […]

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Are you a distracted parent? Time to put the phone down

Most of us are aware of the danger of distracted driving, especially texting while driving, but not many think about the harm caused by distracted parenting. Distracted parenting can come in many forms — parents may be overwhelmed with stress, work or other issues, but, more and more, parents are distracted with digital devices. While […]

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