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The Canadian Kids' Gift Guide

The Canadian Kids' Gift Guide
With Black Friday sales kickstarting this week, we wanted to spotlight a few special Canadian brands well worth considering as the holiday shopping...

How to Encourage Your Young Toddler To Talk Using Communication Temptations

How to Encourage Your Young Toddler To Talk Using Communication Temptations
Is your little one starting to show signs of wanting to be more verbal with you? If your child is at a stage where they're imitating sounds or tryi...

Pumpkin Patch Stamp Craft

Pumpkin Patch Stamp Craft
  Make a pumpkin patch with us! We turned some cut-in-half apples into pumpkin stamps. Such a fun and interactive way for kids and families to ce...

What's in the INK?

What's in the INK?
Did you know that all screen printing is still done by hand? Yes, there has been some evolution of the silk screening process since its inception h...

Apple Picking Near Toronto & The GTA

Apple Picking Near Toronto & The GTA
  Pick-your-own fruit is a beloved family tradition for us, and it is officially apple picking season! Fruit picking is a great way for the whole ...

The Never-Ending ‘Clean Up’ Cycle

The Never-Ending ‘Clean Up’ Cycle
If you're a parent, there’s no doubt that you've experienced (or are experiencing) the never-ending clean up cycle involved with raising kids, espe...

Cantonese Resources for Children

Cantonese Resources for Children
Our native language is Cantonese, and as such, we felt it important for our own children to grow up learning Cantonese too. Here are some free Can...

National Film Board of Canada - Kids Films

National Film Board of Canada - Kids Films
Did you know that The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is over 80 years old?! It has a huge collection of films, most of it free, that includes ...

Getting Outdoors: Q&A With Wonder Outdoor School

Getting Outdoors: Q&A With Wonder Outdoor School
Photo courtesy of Wonder Outdoor School As parents, we do our best to model the type of behaviour we hope our children will internalize. However, w...

Camping With Babies: Tips by Wonder Outdoor School

Camping With Babies: Tips by Wonder Outdoor School
Photo courtesy of Wonder Outdoor School If you’ve ever wanted to take a camping trip but thought, “how could I possibly go camping when I have a b...

Painting Rock Bugs

Painting Rock Bugs
Bugs can be creepy and crawly, not to mention ouchie when they bite or sting, but not these super adorable googly-eyed painted rock bugs. This su...

6 Ways You Can Support Indigenous Peoples On Canada Day (And Every Day)

6 Ways You Can Support Indigenous Peoples On Canada Day (And Every Day)
  Indigenous peoples—First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples—are the original inhabitants of the land of Canadian soil. They have distinct, rich, ...
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