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What Families Need To Pack For The Best Road Trip Ever

You made your list and checked it not twice, but at least 10 times. As far as you can tell, you have not forgotten anything – not the wet wipes, not the blankets, nor the anti-carsick pills. Hmmm, are you really ready for take-off?
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Best Books to Read with your Kids on Earth Day

A great way to discuss recycling and how to care for the planet is during story time. Check out these books that tackle this important topic!

I Like Me and I Love Me

A charming rhyming children's picture book that promotes self-like, self-love and acceptance. Celebrate the joy of liking and loving who you are!

Sweet Books to Read For Valentine's Day

5 heart-warming story books you can share with your kids this Valentine's Day.
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5 Tips for Educating Your Kids in the Middle of a Pandemic

If you’re super stressed right now and wondering how the heck you’re going to keep your kid learning (and keep yourself sane!) in the midst of a GLOBAL PANDEMIC, you are NOT alone!

Ontario Launches Its Learn at Home Portal

The government of Ontario launches its Learn at Home Portal where parents can find free online resources for elementary and secondary students to continue learning from home.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2020

A day to recognize the critical role women and girls play in science and technology. Find events, programs and resources to encourage girls in Science/STEM.
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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!
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Best Tips for Getting Your Kids to Wear Their Masks

While some kids may be eager to wear a mask because they think it's fun or cool — or they might like their new look as a medical superhero, other kids may be apprehensive or even scared. Some tips to help.

Virtual Cooking Classes and Camps Are A Popular Choice For Many Families

Online cooking classes have become extremely popular ever since the COVID-19 pandemic began and families have turned to the internet to learn new recipes and new skills.

What Families Need To Pack For The Best Road Trip Ever

You made your list and checked it not twice, but at least 10 times. As far as you can tell, you have not forgotten anything – not the wet wipes, not the blankets, nor the anti-carsick pills. Hmmm, are you really ready for take-off?
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Toronto International BuskerFest 2020 Cancelled

Epilepsy Toronto, the organizers of the Toronto International BuskerFest have announced the cancellation of the 2020 festival, and will be concentrating their efforts on their Annual Purple Walk.

CNN and 'Sesame Street' to Host a Town Hall Addressing Racism

If you're looking for a way to include your children in the conversation about race and injustice in terms they'll understand, CNN is teaming up with Sesame Street in an upcoming town hall to address racism.

Sesame Street and CNN's ABC's of COVID-19

Sesame Street and CNN recently teamed up to provide resources for kids, to help them deal with issues surrounding COVID-19. Here's where you can view the 60-minute town hall.
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Debate Camp Canada Virtual Summer Camp

Debate Camp provides programs in Public Speaking, Parliamentary Debating and Model United Nations, and this year's core curriculum will be delivered online.

Science North Summer Camp at Home

Want to keep your child engaged in fun, hands-on science activities this Summer? Science North, Northern Ontario's most popular tourist attraction located in Sudbury, is offering a new virtual summer camp experience.

Disney Princess Themed Camps at Epiphany Dance

In summer of 2020, join the dance studio for a Summer Disney Princess Camp week. It's an experience your little ones won't soon forget as each week encapsulates all the fun & activities of princesses!
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New SCOOBY-DOO! Playset Line by Playmobil

The new lineup of imaginative play themes from leading global toy maker PLAYMOBIL®, is based on Warner Bros.’ latest animation film Scoob.

Fun on the Go - The Best Travel Games for Kids

Keep the kids entertained on the go with travel games (and take a break from electronics.) These fun games will get you and your kids through a road trip.

Escape Room: The Game

By now, you have probably experienced an escape room or heard from a friend about how much fun escape rooms are. Now you can experience all the excitement, at home!

Children's Books to Support Conversations on Race, Racism, Equality and Resistance

Books offer a great way to introduce different ideas and experiences. This list will help start the talk with kids of all ages.

The Best Backyard Toys for Kids and Families

Playing with the neighbourhood kids isn't possible right now, but kids can still have fun in their own backyards with these fun water and outdoor toys.

Where To Buy Kids’ Masks In Canada

For those looking for kids' face masks that fit comfortably, we have a list of local vendors (other than Disney) that offer cute options for the kiddos.
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9 Benefits of Singing with your Baby or Toddler

We know you love singing with your baby or toddler. But did you know that this activity has multiple emotional and cognitive benefits as well?

National Baby Safety Month with Dreambaby

Dreambaby, a child safety brand, features a wide range of affordable and high-quality safety solutions for infants and toddlers.

Health Canada Warns About Safety Risks of Baby Nests

A baby nest's soft, padded sides pose a suffocation risk and babies should never be left unattended in baby nests.
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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!
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Summer 'In Person' & Virtual Camp Guide 2020

As Summer Camp season gets closer, parents will be making plans for their children. Some kids will attend day programs, while others will enjoy new online experiences. Plan the perfect summer adventure for your child!
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