Article Archive

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Summer

Summer Fun Guide 2013

In our Summer Fun Guide, you’ll find 39 pages filled with hundreds of things to do for families in Toronto and the GTA, so start planning! It has everything you need know to have an incredible Summer.

Summer Camp Guide 2013

If you haven't chosen a Summer camp for your child yet, it’s never too late. Our supersized Summer Camp Guide is a comprehensive online guide to camps in and around Toronto.

The Summer Bucket List

The long, lazy days of Summer are here. Beach weather, barbecues, flip flops, sand between your toes... There are a total of 65 days to fill so make the most of it! Here's a list of things you'll want to do.

Cherry Picking in Toronto & the GTA

Cherry picking can be a great way to spend an afternoon as a family, as well as getting fresh fruit. Here's where to pick your own in Ontario, along with tips on how to pick this tasty fruit!

Splash Pad Fun

Splash Pads are a fun aquatic addition to any neighbourhood park, and for parents with toddlers, this is great news! Splash Pads are the perfect place for toddlers, yet children of all ages will enjoy them!

Smart Tips for Moms at the Beach!

Going to the beach for vacation or for a day trip can be a blast for the entire family providing you plan ahead and bring the right things. Here are smart tips for Moms!

Take a Summer Hike with Your Kids

If you want your kids to enjoy hiking and the great outdoors, you need to “make it fun,” says Jeff Alt, renowned hiking expert and author of the new book Get Your Kids Hiking!

Plan a Fun Family Staycation

Staycations have become very popular. And they’re not just for those minding their budget. Families looking for a simpler, quieter holiday are now turning their attention towards the vacation at home. 



Pick Your Own Raspberries

Late July is when the Fall crop of raspberries are ready. Take the kids and go to a pick-your-own farm. It makes for a great activity and gets them out for a fun day.

Simple Summer Toys!

Why spend a lot of money on Summer toys when you can stock up on these great items at a really great price. 
Here are 10 cheap Summer toys
 that'll provide your kids with endless hours of fun!

So You Want to Start a Lemonade Stand!

Starting your own lemonade business is a great way to have fun while making a little extra money or supporting your favourite charity.

 Here are some tips!

Pick Your Own Strawberries

As Winter gives way to Spring, many local strawberry farmers open their fields for ‘pick-your-own.’ This month, berries are back and ready for you to take the kids to a local farm!

Go Fly a Kite!

Kite flying is great outdoor family fun! And, the sky is big enough for everyone! Let your spirits soar by packing a kite or two and some picnic supplies and heading over to your favourite park.

Get your Kids Active for Summer

With Summer just around the corner, many families and caregivers are wondering how to stay active during the Summer, and make use of the nice weather and the chance to be outside. Here are 12 great tips!

Urban Fishing in the Toronto Area

Ontario is blessed with over 250,000 lakes and countless kilometres of rivers and streams. People come from all over the world to fish its pristine wilderness waters for some of the finest fishing.

It's Strawberry Picking Season!

Strawberries typically peak from mid-June to mid-July depending on the Spring weather conditions. Find a pick-your-own farm near you.

Kids Pool Parties

Enjoy the last days of the Summer vacation by throwing a spectacular pool party for your kids' friends.

Summer Eye Safety for Kids

We protect our kids from the sun, but many parents are not aware of the harmful effects of the sun on their children’s eyes. Here are tips for Summer eye safety.

Summer Safety Checklist

It's Summertime! For most children, this means more outdoor activities. For parents, this means being extra vigilant to keep your children protected and healthy. Here are some tips to keep them safe this Summer.


Water Park Survival Tips

This Summer, many families will be hitting water parks to beat the heat! Here are a few water park survival tips as you take on those raging waters and plummeting slides! 



Best Spots for Family Picnics

Nothing symbolizes Summer like having a picnic on a beautiful day. Spending time outside while enjoying a meal with family and friends can be one of the most cherished memories of Summertime!



Fun Ways with Ice Cream!

Make your own ice cream with the kids and then have fun with it!

Summer Safety Tips

This Summer, make the most of the season by keeping your kids and family safe. Here are a few safety tips...

Beaches in Toronto and GTA

There's really nothing quite like spending a hot Summer's day at the beach! Beaches are a great place to enjoy a swim, catch some rays and spend a serene day away from the busy city.
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!

Subscribe

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Calendar

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Directories

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags