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Holiday Shopping Guide

11/22/2010

Categories Parent Picks

'Tis the Season for Shopping! If you're looking for some great gift ideas for everyone on your list, check out our shopping guide showcasing some popular Canadian online stores.

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Putting a Bit More Green Under the Tree This Year. Top Tips For Shopping for Eco Friendly Gifts For kids

11/22/2010

Categories Parenting

The Holidays are all about spending time together and showing each other we care. One of the ways we do that is by putting something special under the tree. Giving can be all that much more special...

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November e-guide for Durham region families

11/15/2010

Categories Family Guides

November marks the unofficial beginning of the winter holiday season. It's the month sandwiched by 2 of the busiest family holidays: Halloween and Christmas. Enjoy a bit of quiet in between the...

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Organizing Tips for the Holiday Season

11/02/2010

Categories Organizing

They say that stress is proportional to the difference between our expectations and reality. This helps to explain why the holiday season can be so stressful. If there's one time of year that's...

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Get Kids in the Kitchen! 2010 EatRight Ontario Kids Recipe Challenge

11/01/2010

Categories Family Fun

Do you have a child who likes to cook or help with food preparation? Here's a great opportunity to help your young chef get excited about being creative in the kitchen. We know that when kids...

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All Hail The Mighty Meatloaf! By Nadine Hughes

10/31/2010

Categories Parenting

This month I give homage to traditional recipes that have sustained families for years.

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You Won't Find 'I' In Team Sports by Funny Mommy Kathy Buckworth

10/22/2010

Categories Parenting

This generation seems to have developed a love for children's organized team sports unlike any before it. Whether it's an acknowledgement to increased global competition, a focus on fitness, or...

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Celebrate Halloween with these spooky literacy tips

10/22/2010

Categories Family Guides

This Halloween, ABC Life Literacy Canada reminds families to practice literacy skills with some fun literacy tips, tricks and treats:

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Turkey Goes With What? - A Crash Course In Wine By Nadine Hughes

09/29/2010

Categories Family Fun

Many of you this month will host a special dinner for family and friends and give thanks for all that you have. And one of those things that you can give thanks for is my crash course in wine!

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Baby Butt-Lers by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

09/29/2010

Categories Parenting

There's a new industry that has emerged as an offshoot of one of the oldest professions in the world. It's dirty, often takes place late at night, behind closed doors, and creates controversy in...

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Head Lice Prevention Tips

09/28/2010

Categories Parenting

If you want to avoid getting head lice there are some easy things that you can do. The following steps will help.

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Life with Multiples

08/31/2010

Categories Parenting

Life is funny and not always what we plan for. Our family plan was to start having children three years into marriage. TEN years after marrying we were blessed with a daughter. Since our family was...

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Thought Process by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

08/29/2010

Categories Parenting

There's a new program being introduced into an Alberta elementary school where kids as young as seven years old will be able to choose a "major" or specialized stream of learning, based on their...

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ParentSource.ca Durham Region Fall Registration Guide

08/12/2010

Categories Family Guides

Find what you need to register your kids in programs this Fall across Whitby, Oshawa, Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Uxbridge and Scugog.

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Table for Poo by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

07/26/2010

Categories Parenting

Recently there's been a lot of discussion about whether restaurants have the right to turn away non-adults, or children/babies simply on the basis of their age. The whole argument strikes me as...

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4 Key Words to Help Teach Your Child How to Manage Money

07/26/2010

Categories Parenting

As our children embark on their studies in reading, writing and arithmetic, you may want to add teaching them another life skill that they will certainly require as they get older and will...

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Lighten Up This Summer - Easy Recipes for Mom & Dad to Enjoy while Entertaining

07/26/2010

Categories Parent Picks

Last month I gave you a few ideas on how to keep your summer entertaining easy with quick and tasty recipes that will have you cooking less and enjoying summer more.

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Incredible Dad Reviews Teddy's Restaurant

07/04/2010

Categories Parent Picks

It's time to write a review on a restaurant we go to often, a food landmark in Oshawa, Teddy's Restaurant and Deli. As cozy and comfortable as a trip to Grandma's house (with the same huge portions...

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Little Dreamers, Big Bed

07/04/2010

Categories Parent Picks

Uh Oh. Is it time for a big kid bed? Insert profanity here. This next milestone in your toddler's life can be a daunting one for parents. It means new expenses and potentially, a disruption...

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Parenting Your Teen

07/04/2010

Categories Parenting

Do you remember when you were a teen? Expressing your individuality, your friends were your life, you were excited by and yet scared of your new found independence. There was school, dating, peer...

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