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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

Categories Parent Picks

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

Categories Parent Picks

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

05/12/2009

Categories Home

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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Mother's Day, My Way by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

05/04/2009

Categories Parenting

Most Moms know (or at least figure out eventually) that Mother?s Day is actually not about them, but about the kids.

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Moving on from Jazzercise by Tara Duff-Bergeron

05/04/2009

Categories Parenting

When you?re taking time out from the kids (and the dishes, the laundry, the banking, your job and the other million things you have to do) to exercise, you want to be sure you?re getting the best...

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Fire up the barbecue this summer and grill?some tofu? by Amy Snider, Professional Home Economist

05/04/2009

Categories Parent Picks

Nothing spells summer like a good old fashioned BBQ at home with family and friends. Burgers, steaks and hot dogs on the grill are summer classics packed with sizzling taste but they are not always...

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The Good, the Bad and the Stinky

04/03/2009

Categories Family Fun

If Murphy?s Law applies to you as much as it applies to me, then you know that whatever can go wrong usually will.

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Spring Cleaning by Jenny McKee

04/03/2009

Categories Parent Picks

Do you feel that your home is out of control? Do you feel stressed when you walk in the door? Want to take back your space?

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Preserving memories with Maternity and Newborn Photography Sessions by Petra King

04/03/2009

Categories Parenting

Congratulations! Expecting a baby is one of the most exciting times in your life!

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So Stimulating by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

04/03/2009

Categories Parenting

Last week I walked into a store with my 10 year old daughter and she plonked down all of her birthday money for the Wii game ??Guitar Hero?. I am lead to believe by my four children that we...

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Little Kids with Big Problems by Dara Duff-Bergeron

04/03/2009

Categories Parenting

You can?t go long these days without hearing another study about the obesity epidemic in North America. Canadian and American adults and children are bigger than ever.

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7th Annual Power of Women Conference - April 3

03/26/2009

Categories Home

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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Text Appeal by Funny Mommy Kathy Buckworth

03/09/2009

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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Easter Fun for Kids

03/04/2009

Categories Family Guides

The Easter bunny is on his way to Durham Region so we??ve put together some information and events for you to help get your familly in the hoppy spirit.

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Easter Recipes for Kids

03/04/2009

Categories Family Guides

The most fun you can have with your child is creating Jell-O deserts. There is a Jell-O dessert for every occasion. Children love the color and the jiggle of Jell-O treats. Make it a fun project to...

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