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Rainbow Chinese Fortune Cookies Recipe For Children!

02/04/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

Here's a colourful Chinese fortune cookies recipe. Cooking and baking helps children learn about nutrition and build their literacy, math, social and fine motor skills.

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Preschool Groundhog Day: Puppet Craft

01/31/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

This simple and cute preschool Groundhog Day craft activity is a ton of fun for preschoolers or kindergarteners to make.

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15 Minutes of Fun for Family Literacy Day

01/21/2013

Categories Family Fun

In honour of Family Literacy Day's 15th year, ABC Life Literacy Canada is encouraging Canadian families to have "15 Minutes of Fun" learning together. Learning can happen at any time. Practicing...

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EnviroDad.com Presents Bobs & Lolo in Concert!

01/13/2013

Categories Family Fun

Canada's west coast is either home to or the birthplace of many of this countries best musical acts. From Bryan Adams, to Hedley, to Sara MacLaughlan and even Bobs & Lolo. Yes, that's right, I...

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Homemade Playdough Recipe

01/10/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

Here is a fun and easy recipe for making playdough with your kids. They can choose the colour by using different kinds of kool-aid (which also makes it smell good!)

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Easy Bathtub Crayon Recipe For Kids!

01/02/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

It's Bathtub Crayon time for kids! We think bathtub time just got a whole lot more fun with this Homemade Bathtub Crayon craft recipe for kids. And, we bet kids will agree!

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Christmas Craft: Magic Reindeer Food

12/17/2012

Categories Family Fun Crafts

This is one holiday tradition that my kids particularly love. We make reindeer food every year and sprinkle it on our front lawn after dark on Christmas Eve. Santa shouldn't be the only one to get...

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Halloween Game

10/15/2012

Categories Family Fun Crafts

This bewitching game is sure to be a hit with preschoolers and kindergarten children. It's an easy game to set up and a ton of fun to play. So, what are you waiting for? Let's play!

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Pumpkinland at Whittamore's Farm

09/26/2012

Categories Family Fun

Fall is a fantastic time to get out and enjoy the outdoors with your kids. We love visiting local farms and enjoying the bounty of produce at this time of year. Whittamore's Farm in Markham is one...

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THIS THANKSGIVING, THE MAPLE LEAF MONSTER JAM TOUR HOSTS LARGEST MONSTER JAM FOOD DRIVE TO CRUSH HUNGER

09/25/2012

Categories Family Fun

Northern Nightmare Driver Cam McQueen Fuels the Drive, Greets Fans in Toronto & Hamilton

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I'm Bored! (during the summer holidays)

08/05/2012

Categories Parenting Family Fun

By this time of year, even parents are looking forward to a break from school - getting up early to make lunches, driving to and from extra curricular activities and dealing with homework hassles....

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Mastermind Toys Summer Hits List

07/06/2012

Categories Family Fun

Spending Summer in the city or the country? Mastermind Toys has you covered! Super Scooters, Meat-Eating Plants, Hair Chox, Night Vision Goggles & Light-Up Pool Noodles Tops Mastermind Toys Summer...

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Canada Day Guide for local families

06/27/2012

Categories Family Fun Family Guides

School's out, summer's here and we love our country! Get out this weekend and celebrate Canada! We've got a list of all the fabulous events in Durham Region, Toronto and beyond. Wishing you and...

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Summer Family Fun at Blue Mountain Resort

06/24/2012

Categories Family Fun

When you hear "Blue Mountain", you most likely will think of skiing and snowboarding, hot chocolate and apres ski parties, so I was overwhelmingly suprised to find just how much activity and...

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Summer Fun Guide

06/17/2012

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 and much much more. So get out and enjoy all...

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Tips for getting families outside all year around

06/06/2012

Categories Parenting Family Fun

There are a lot of things parents can do to get their kids outside, regardless if you live in Toronto or in Orlando. Here are my tips for getting families outside all year around.

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Is it Daycare or Day Camp?

05/08/2012

Categories Family Fun

There are many facilities that run day camps in the summer. It is important to do your research to find a program that fits best with your family's needs. You may find that some camps are simply...

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National Youth Week in Durham

04/30/2012

Categories Family Fun

National Youth Week is May 1 - 7 every year, that is dedicated to the celebration of youth and their active participation in their community.

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Great Wolf Lodge Goes Green by Enviro Dad Eric Novak

04/25/2012

Categories Family Fun

If you are playing the Word Association Game, and somebody calls out 'Great Wolf Lodge' there are a number of typical responses you are likely to hear. Family resort, water park and big are some of...

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Great Snack Ideas by Red Prince Apple

04/25/2012

Categories Family Fun Crafts

Do you struggle with trying to change your child?s eating habits or with reinforcing healthy ones? Here are some healthy snack ideas from Red Prince Apple.

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