Article Archive

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Back To School

Back to School Goodies

Some really creative treats that will make heading back to class FUN for all kids!

Back to School Guide 2019

It's officially time to get ready for back to school! To help you prepare for your best school year yet, we've rounded up everything from great after-school programs for kids, to cool back to school finds, lunch ideas and more.

Creative Homework Station Ideas for Kids

Create a dedicated homework space or station for the kids with these simple and inspiring design ideas. A unique space can help motivate your child to get homework done!

Dealing with Back-to-School Jitters

As summer comes to an end and kids prepare to head to the classroom, some may suffer from back to school anxiety. This time of transition can be stressful for the entire family.

Cute First Day of School Photo Ideas

A new school year is on the horizon and it's time to plan that first day of school photo. Get your kids excited with these cute and fun ideas!

Cool Box: Best Back to School Lunch Boxes

Looking for a lunch box that's practical yet fun and stylish? These cool lunch boxes will actually get your kids excited about Back to School!

The Best Backpacks for Back to School

Check out our favourite backpacks for pre-schoolers, big kids, and more. Heading back to school has never been so stylish...

Let's Do Lunch

Everything from bottles, to snack containers, and eco-friendly finds. Here are cute lunch accessories you can't live without!

15 Lunch Ideas your Kids will want to Eat!

These creative school lunch ideas for kids are just the ticket to getting them to eat their lunch. Plan for these healthy and fun lunches your kids will love!

Sweet Lunch Box Notes

Make your kids’ lunchtime extra special with a sweet note just for them that’s perfect for a mid-day pick-me-up!

Beat Morning Mayhem!

The secret to surviving morning chaos lies in what gets done the night before!

Back to School Guide 2018

Preparing for the school year isn’t always easy! To help, here's our ultimate back to school guide with the best after-school programs and other resources.

Best Back to School Hacks

Before you sob at the thought of homework, tests, lunch boxes and waking up early, here are time-saving tricks and great ways to ease you back into the new school year.

The Coolest School Supplies

Your kids will be downright excited to do their work when they see these awesome school tools!

Six Questions You Need to Answer When Choosing a School

The most important questions aren't always the ones we think of first.

Back to School Guide 2017

Ready, Set, Gluestick! Are you feeling ready? Find the best classes & programs for kids for Fall 2017.

Back to School with Fenigo

Check out our picks for easy-to-use, kid-friendly back-to-school options for kids.

20 Really Cool Backpacks for Kids

Snap up the best school backpacks while you can! Check out our top picks for the coolest backpacks that will have your kids going back to school in style!

Back to School Guide 2016

Head back to school with the right gear, the best after-school programs and much more!

Stay Organized this School Year

Helpful things every organized mom does to stay on top of her game during the school year.

Easing into the New School Year

Make the transition from summer to back-to-school an easy one!

Back to School Shopping Checklist

If you want to send your kids back to school with the right stuff, just print out our convenient shopping list.

De-Stress Your Mornings

Start your mornings off in a smooth, stress-free way with the following tips.

Improve Your Child’s Work Habits

Let them experience the feeling of solving problems on their own. It promotes confidence and risk taking.

Budget Friendly School Lunches

Follow these tips and tricks to create an easy-to-make, affordable and delicious school lunch for your kids.

10 Tips for a Successful School Year

Set the stage at home for a successful school year. 10 tips to help your child start the school year off right!

Choose the Right Backpack

These simple strategies with our children can help them avoid injuries associated with backpacks.

Back to School Guide 2015

Check out our Back-to-School Guide, packed with simple tips, advice and programs for kids!

Be Cool, Go Litter-less

These days being green is cool, so I’d like to encourage you to be cool when going back to school! Practical tips on how to have a lunch without waste.

Back to School Money Saving Tips

With young people’s demands to have the trendiest jeans and carry the coolest new gadgets, back to school shopping can be an expensive event. Get your kids what they want without breaking the bank.

Back to School Guide 2014

The Back to School season is filled with anticipation, excitement, and stress—for kids and parents. If you're worried that you'll never get it all done, stop, take a deep breath, and check out our Back to School Guide.

Packing Lunches Kids Will Love

There's nothing worse than taking the time pack healthy snacks and lunches for your kids only to have then return half eaten or not eaten at all. Some tips...

A Good Homework Environment

Simple ways to help your kids manage homework without a struggle.

Back to School Guide 2013

Supply lists! Sneaker shopping! Last-minute running around! It's no wonder many parents feel overwhelmed at this time of year. We can help. Our handy Back to School Guide has everything you need.

Send your Kids to School with PFD

Encouraging your child to adopt this PFD mindset might make the difference between them (and you) struggling to survive this year, and them bobbing safely through the choppy waters of a new year.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Newsletter Sign-Up

Stay connected to what's going on for kids and families in the Greater Toronto Area by signing up for our FREE e-newsletters!


Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags


Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags


Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags