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Back to Reality October Workout

09/30/2009

Categories Parent Picks

October is here! October is a popular time to head back to the gym.

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Write a story and enter to win in the Munsch at Home Contest

09/30/2009

Categories Family Fun

Spend A Day With Robert Munsch!

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Great lunch ideas from the Dieticians of Canada

09/30/2009

Categories Parent Picks

"Already out of lunch ideas after the first weeks of school? Dietitians have some practical tips to help your kids increase their vegetable and fruit and milk product intake which are two problems...

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H1N1 Durham Region Resources and Vaccination Clinics

09/25/2009

Categories Parenting

It's often difficult to know where to find the most current information about the H1N1 (Swine Flu) , so we've provided some resources and links for the Durham Region, including vaccination clinics.

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Canada's Wonderland - Fun for the Fall

09/20/2009

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Just because the summer is winding down, doesn't mean the fun has to. There is still a lot of fun to experience every weekend at Canada's Wonderland and it's less than an hour drive from Durham...

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Don't miss the fun at Stingray Bay!

09/13/2009

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The Sharks and Stingray Bay are on exhibit until October 12 and you're not going to want to miss out on the fun.

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Tips for Litterless Lunches

09/07/2009

Categories Parent Picks

With many schools in Durham Region on the Boomerang program here are some great tips for packing your child's lunch.

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On September 8 kids aren't the only ones going back to school

09/04/2009

Categories Parenting

Get reading with the International Literacy Challenge.

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Celebrate the Long Weekend at the Port Perry Agricultural Fair

09/03/2009

Categories Family Fun

Lots to see and discover this Labour Day Weekend in Durham Region.

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Text Appeal by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

09/03/2009

Categories Parenting

I've noticed more than one Mom skipping down the quiet streets of my neighbourhood lately, giddy in the anticipation of their kids heading off to school in just a few days.

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A Mini-Break With Big Results... by Corinne McDermott of Have Baby Will Travel

09/03/2009

Categories Parent Picks

So we tried the whole staycation thing. And it was fun, at first... but when our company couldn't come due to a medical issue (on the mend, thank goodness) I needed to abort the staycation STAT and...

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September reading picks from Just One More Book

09/03/2009

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This month we take a look a some inspiring biographies.

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Keeping Your Kids Safe by Angela Fice

08/05/2009

Categories Parenting

I'm the mother of four children one of whom is a special needs child. Just like most Moms, keeping my children safe has always been one of my highest priorities. As they continue to grow up, I'm...

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Durham Region's Kids' Summer Camp & Activity Guide

07/19/2009

Categories Family Guides

There is so much to explore in Whitby, Oshawa, Pickering, Ajax, Uxbridge, Scugog, Brock and Clarington over the summer. We've got some great suggestions for camps, activities, indoor and...

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Top 5 time-savers for the gym

07/04/2009

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Summer is the time for getting out ? whether it?s a game of Frisbee in the park or cocktails on the patio after work. Don?t let your workouts fall by the wayside at the exact same time you?re...

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Fun, Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Promote Literacy with your Preschooler

07/04/2009

Categories Parenting

Many preschoolers are not particularly fond of sitting down at the kitchen table to ‘work’ on their ABC’s, or complete activities in the myriad of books available to help your child get that...

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Durham Region's Top Parks for Summer Fun

06/21/2009

Categories Family Guides

One of our favorite summer activities is park hopping. We pack a picnic, and our bathing suits and head off to a different park each week across Durham. We're especially fond of those water pads!

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It rained, it poured, but oh the fun we had!

06/21/2009

Categories Parent Picks

This year we had a pretty soggy annual picnic but it didn't stop the fun for the parents or the kids. A big thank you goes out to all of our sponsors whose generosity helped make the day possible.

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The 5 Rs to Rosy Road Trips... This summer, hit the highway in harmony!

06/04/2009

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I think everyone has a memory of at least one family road trip... Piled into the family station wagon, safely buckled in and taking turns singing harmonies of Row Row Row Your Boat in-between...

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Trainer-approved Recipe: Magic Waist-Shrinking BBQ Pork Loin Wraps

06/01/2009

Categories Parent Picks

BBQ season can be either a diet disaster (t-bones and baked potatoes slathered in sour cream) or a diet dream (chicken veggie kebabs and salmon steaks).

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