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Cool down this summer and get creative with your kids at Crock A Doodle!

08/19/2016

Categories Family Fun Home Crafts

It's been one HOT summer which can be challenging with kids if you don't have air conditioning (and even if you do!). We decided to spend one of the hottest days in July going to our local Crock A...

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Fall Registration Guide 2016

08/15/2016

Categories Family Guides Home

Summer seems to have flown by and it's already time to start planning your kids' activities for the fall, check out our Fall Registration Guide. From music to gymnastics to tutoring to skating and...

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Organize your summer travel by Organizing Lives

08/05/2016

Categories Home Organizing

Summer's here and school's out: for many, that means it's time to take to the road! Family vacation travel can be enriching, enjoyable and exciting, but only if you're organized. The family that...

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Packing list printout for your kids

08/04/2016

Categories Home Organizing

Going away for the weekend? Let the kids pack themselves. We've made a handy packing list that you can print up for them.

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Twitter Chat: Mother's Day

04/28/2016

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Carolyn Wilman, otherwise known as the Contest Queen, and I are getting ready for our fourth Twitter Chat on Monday May 2nd from 8-9pm. We will be discussing MOTHER'S DAY and have some fabulous...

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Local Splash Pads and Water Parks

01/06/2016

Categories Family Fun Family Guides Home

One of the best ways to keep the kids cool (and active) this summer, is to hit one of the many fabulous local splash pads. We've compiled a list of some of our favourite places where you can take...

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'Tis the Season for shopping--with our Holiday Gift Guide 2015

11/14/2015

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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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Hot Wheels new FUNdamentals Learning Program

04/28/2013

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The FUNdamentals Learning Program is aimed to provide teachers with lesson plans and resources that are designed to build problem-solving skills and engage students, aged 3 to 7, in fun activities...

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Four Leaf Clover Marble Painting Craft: St. Patrick's Day Craft For Kids.

02/29/2012

Categories Home Crafts

This simple and festive Four Leaf Clover Marble Painting craft activity is a ton of messy fun for preschoolers and kindergarten children to make, and just perfect for a St. Patrick's Day theme unit.

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RSVP today for Durham Region Mom's @ ParentSource.ca Annual Picnic!

05/12/2009

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Don't miss the best family picnic of the summer! We have games, swimming, a bouncy castle and we're giving away over $2000 in prizes!

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7th Annual Power of Women Conference - April 3

03/26/2009

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The 7th Annual POWE Conference is a day of great shopping, good food, awesome prizes, amazing keynote speaks and great company.

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A grumpy old man ponders the past By David Suzuki with Faisal Moola

03/04/2009

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As I approach my 73rd birthday, I??ve been thinking about my children and grandchildren and what lies ahead for them. We trumpet the enormous scientific advances and technological innovations of...

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March Contests!

03/02/2009

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Enter to win Moonjar Moneyboxes !

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Discover Skiing & Snowboarding:A beginner's guide to getting your family out of the house and on the slopes!

02/02/2009

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Are you sick of sitting inside waiting for these long winter months to pass? Are you tired of listening to your family complaining there

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Get Groovin with Diaper Disco this Valentine's Day!

02/01/2009

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Don't miss this sweet afternoon of dancing with your darlings.

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Holiday and Post-Holiday Trimming (and we don't mean trees)

01/01/2009

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The vision of sugar plums can be a worry more than a pleasant anticipation this holiday season for those trying to maintain a healthy lifestyle. All that great food, much of it high in fat and...

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Family Learning in a Winter Wonderland: 12 Literacy Activities

01/01/2009

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On January 27, families and communities across Canada will participate in the eleventh annual Family Literacy Day, a national initiative created by ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation and Honda Canada...

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Wanted: Knitting Needles

12/02/2008

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Find out how a gift of knitting needles can make a world of difference across Durham Region this season.

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Holiday Stressbusters for Parents and Parents to Be

12/01/2008

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Tis the season to be merry

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Give a gift to Grandview with your Season

11/03/2008

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Support Grandview Children's Centre by purchasing these beautifully designed Christmas cards.

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