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Top Family Friendly Fun at Doors Open Toronto this May 24-25

05/01/2014

Categories Family Fun

The 15th annual Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf is a city-wide celebration offering free, rare access to more than 155 architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant...

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Sweet Spring Treats: Maple Taffy

03/02/2014

Categories Family Fun

It's a sure (and very welcome) sign of Spring when the sap starts to run. One highlight of visiting any sugar bush is enjoying the special treat of maple taffy. We decided to give it a try at home...

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Facebook contest: win a family pass to Ontario Science Centre

01/15/2014

Categories Family Fun

Special FACEBOOK contest... Win tickets to the Ontario Science Centre Just "like us" and tell us why you want to go.

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Winter fun: family snowshoeing

01/04/2014

Categories Family Fun

We've been very lucky so far this winter to have so much snow to play in. Get out with your kids and enjoy all the fabulous outdoor activities that winter offers...skiing, tobogganing, skating or...

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When have YOU Tried Something New? Inspiration to Set Goals & Challenge Yourself By Deborah Lowther

12/31/2013

Categories Family Fun

Have you ever noticed that we are always introducing our kids to new activities, teaching them new skills, encouraging them to try new sports, and yet we sit on the sidelines?

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Tim Horton's FREE Family Skate

12/16/2013

Categories Family Fun

Your local Tim Hortons Restaurant Owners are proud to bring you Tim Hortons Free Holiday Skate - Complimentary skating time at local arenas in participating communities across Canada. We know you...

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Kids: dressed properly for winter, they won't want to come inside!

12/16/2013

Categories Family Fun

Winter provides the perfect playground for Canadians of all ages; just think back to when we were kids. There were forts to make, snowballs to roll, and backyard skating rinks awaiting.

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'Tis the Season for shopping--with our Holiday Gift Guide 2013

11/15/2013

Categories Family Fun

If you're looking for some great gift ideas for the kids (and adults) on your list, check out our Holiday Shopping Guide showcasing some popular Canadian products, local holiday shows, great gift...

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Up close and personal with the animals at Bowmanville Zoo

09/01/2013

Categories Family Fun

The Bowmanville Zoo is Canada's Oldest Private Zoo, established in 1919. They are the original children's zoo and home to many famous Hollywood Celebrity Animals. Visit them amidst 42 scenic acres...

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An awesome day of animals and adventure at Safari Niagara

08/14/2013

Categories Family Fun

I have to admit, I had never even heard of Safari Niagara until this spring. But it sounded fun and since my kids love animals I jumped at the chance to write a review about it for ParentSource.

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Summer Fun Guide 2013

05/31/2013

Categories Family Fun Family Guides

There are so many fabulous things to do with the kids for summer. We're showcasing a few of our favourites, from local farms to big city attractions to weekend getaways and fun day trips plus so...

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Perfect Family Getaway at Viamede Resort

05/30/2013

Categories Family Fun

Family Fun at Viamede Resort. If you're looking for an outstanding family getaway this summer, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, then Viamede Resort on Stoney Lake (north of...

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Family Camps: The New Family Vacation

05/16/2013

Categories Family Fun

Family camps provide many of the same amenities and experiences as traditional camps for kids, with structured activities for kids and more adult programs geared toward parents. It's an incredible...

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Enviro Dad's 10 Great Ideas For Outdoor Fun

05/16/2013

Categories Family Fun

I've written before on the benefits of getting outside now that spring has sprung. Well I'd like to expand on this by offering you 10 great ideas for spending quality family time in the great...

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MASTERMIND RELEASES 2013 SUMMER SIZZLERS: TOP 24 TOYS TO ENHANCE YOUR SUMMER PLAYLIST!

05/14/2013

Categories Family Fun

Screaming Sky Weasels, Chameleon Goggles, Circus in a Suitcase, Sky Ripperz, Kikbo and GoldieBlox! These amusing-sounding items are just a few of the fun-filled new toys that are going to be all...

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Whitby Invited to Participate In Earth Hour by Conserving Energy and Attending Stargazing Party

03/18/2013

Categories Family Fun

On Saturday night, millions of people around the world will be participating in Earth Hour. The Town of Whitby is once again participating, demonstrating its commitment to reducing energy...

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This March Break, Disney On Ice invites you to a Rockin' & Reading Book Drive at Rogers Centre

03/06/2013

Categories Family Fun

This March Break, Disney On Ice presents Rockin' Ever After, the all-new North American show, is holding its first-ever Rockin' & Reading Book Drive in support of the Children's Book Bank, a...

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March Break at Blue: A Mountain Sized Week of Activities! Big Fun. Big Value. Easy as 1, 2, 3

02/27/2013

Categories Family Fun

Blue Mountain Resort is ready to celebrate March Break with a mountain sized line-up of FREE family-focused activities. Blue Mountain has long been a popular March Break destination, but the resort...

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Get Your Garden Ready for Spring with Tips From Canada Blooms

02/25/2013

Categories Family Fun

Canada Blooms Theme for 2013 is 'The Magic of Spring', in celebration of the time of year when Canadians finally emerge from our long winter hibernation, toss off our winter jackets and head into...

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LEGOLAND Discovery Centre--Opening March 1st!

02/21/2013

Categories Family Fun

We had the privilege of being invitied to a media preview today of the brand new and very exciting LEGOLAND Discovery Centre at Vaughn Mills in Toronto. Here's a glimpse of some of the highlights!

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