Premiering October 30, 2015
Judging by the number of cat and dog videos on YouTube, people clearly love and care for animals, sometimes more than our fellow humans. In fact, when we hear about animals being orphaned, slicked over by big oil tankers, or caught in floating garbage, we first get angry – then we want to know how we can help.
There’s no point in arguing about it: kids love technology. And they’re good at it. This generation, the so-called digital natives, seem to respond instinctively to gadgets and gizmos and touch screens.
As the kids age, we constantly refine our family holidays to maximize parent relaxation, and kid fun. Here are some stand outs, all three within a two-hour drive of each other.
Take in a play, a backstage tour, a bike ride and great food in this historic slice of Canada.
Even the best of road trips are bound to have a few bumps. How you ride them out will make the difference between a good trip and a road trip nightmare.
According to the recent ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth, kids are challenged to find time to play outside. This summer, get the family outside and give the kids some fresh air. Here are some ideas...
Canada is blessed with an abundance of nature. Camping is an affordable way to experience it, while promoting family bonding at the same time.
What two words make parents cringe the most? “I’m bored!” It usually comes with a whine and pleading, desperate eyes. Parents know they want to get kids up and active as much as possible in the summer, but sometimes it’s easier said than done. If your idea bucket is empty, these five activities are sure to capture kids’ imaginations and possibly set you up for some much-needed hammock time.
A triathlon consists of three parts: swimming, cycling and running. Modify your race with these ideas.