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Toy Guide 2015: School-Aged

These toys will give your school-aged child days filled with fun and laughter.

Care Bears and Cousins Comes to Netflix

If you grew up in the ‘80s, chances are that at some point you gathered a few friends, stood in a row and yelled, “Care Bear, STARE!”

A new Netflix exclusive: Popples

Premiering October 30, 2015

When corporate meets conservation – A win win

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.

5 hidden benefits of buying your child their own gaming device

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.

Three ways to enjoy Ontario and Quebec this summer

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.

A trip to Niagara-on-the-Lake combines arts with activity

Take in a play, a backstage tour, a bike ride and great food in this historic slice of Canada.

How to plan the ultimate family road trip

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.

 

10 ways to spend more time in nature with your kids

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...

Our coast-to-coast family camping guide

Canada is blessed with an abundance of nature. Camping is an affordable way to experience it, while promoting family bonding at the same time.

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