The new year is here, and it's time to rest, right? Wrong. The kids have other ideas; but don't worry, we are here to help. While we are in lockdown for most of the month of January, there is still lots of fun to be had. Find the best things to do with your kids this month...

Hearty and Tasty Oatmeal Recipes

Celebrate Oatmeal Month in January

Nothing warms up a chilly morning like a big, hearty bowl of oatmeal. So, start your day off right (and celebrate National Oatmeal Month!) with one of these great oatmeal recipes that make a fantastic, fiber-rich breakfast. More

The Best Kid-Friendliest Ways to Make Spaghetti

Celebrate National Spaghetti Day

There's no doubt that kids love spaghetti, but make it extra special on January 4, to celebrate National Spaghetti Day! These spaghetti recipes are fun, unique twists on a comforting classic. Since we're at home in lockdown, let's reinvent spaghetti. More

Celebrate World Migratory Bird Day With These Fun Crafts

Make Bird Crafts

National Bird Day is celebrated on January 5th so make some fun 'birdie' crafts at home, to celebrate our feathered friends. More

30 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids

Play Outside with 30 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids

With many indoor spaces closed right now, it's time to find fun new ways for kids to safely play outside. With the right winter gear (and a little ingenuity) there is plenty of fun to be had even during the shortest and coldest days. More

Bath Toys January Roundup

Celebrate Bubble Bath Day

January's round-up celebrates the bubble bath and the fun toys kids can play with in the tub ― Bubble Bath Day is on January 8! With these fun bath toys, your child won't want to leave the tub... More

Boat Show 2021

Go to the Virtual Toronto International Boat Show

The Boat Show is all things Summer and they are ready, as they have been for the past 62 years to help you plan your boating season, and connect you with products & services from 500+ Exhibitors. This year's show is virtual and takes place January 18 – 24, 2021. More

Winnie the Pooh Inspired Treats and Crafts

Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day

Winnie the Pooh Day is on January 18! It's an opportunity to enjoy your favourite bear and all of his friends with your kids. Get inspired with these fun treats and crafts! More

Dinosaurs In Motion At The Ontario Science Centre

See Dinosaurs in Motion Virtually For Now

Get ready to view dinosaurs in an entirely different way at the Ontario Science Centre when it reopens ― with Dinosaurs in Motion as one of its upcoming exhibitions. Dinosaurs in Motion is where Art, Science and Dinos meet, and for now, you can check it out online. More

Popping for Popcorn

Make Popcorn

Once you start popping, there's just no stopping because January 19 is National Popcorn Day! Light, crunchy, sweet, salty—celebrate everyone's favourite snack with these fun recipes. More

Penguin-Themed Treats

Make Penguin-Themed Foods

Penguin Awareness Day is January 20! Show your love of penguins with these adorable and silly recipes that are as delicious as they are fun! Make Rice Krispies treat pops, sugar cookies, olive and cream cheese snacks, and more. More

Say Cheese!

Say Cheese!

January 20 is National Cheese Lover Day ... a day for celebrating all things cheese related. Kids can't seem to get enough of the dairy confection so here are 10 fun ways to serve up cheese! More

See Illusionarium

See Illusionarium

Take an immersive journey through the evolution of magic as the world’s most famous illusionists share their deepest secrets… Using 3D projections, life-like holograms, and live magicians, this is the first time audiences can marvel at the greatest illusions up close – all in a socially-distanced setting. Opens January 23. More

Cutie Pies

Make Cutie Pies

Although tiny, these pie creations will make a big impact! Celebrate National Pie Day on January 23 with one of these yummy recipes. Easy as pie! More

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipes (Ever)

Make Chocolate Cake

Chocolate-lovers rejoice! January 27 is National Chocolate Cake Day! Whether you're baking for a special occasion or a night in, these indulgent and decadent recipes will take the cake. More

Free Online Puzzles For Kids

Solve a Puzzle!

In celebration of National Puzzle Day on January 29, we've rounded up some of the best online puzzle games for kids. It's a great way to pass the time, and all are free! More

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