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4 TIPS TO ENCOURAGE INDEPENDENCE IN YOUR CHILD

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We all know our children will eventually take their place in the world, but long before they become Olympians, doctors, and teachers, they are just little tykes who are looking …

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HOW TO INSPIRE A GROWTH MINDSET IN YOUR CHILD

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Whether we consciously know it or not, we all have certain beliefs about our abilities and our future potential. These beliefs form the foundation of our mindset early in life, …

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TWO MATTRESSES IMPROVED OUR SLEEP!

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As parents, we focus on our children’s sleep from the minute they’re born. Are they getting enough sleep? Is it at the right times? How can they sleep more? Our …

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50 METRO VANCOUVER EXPERIENCE GIFTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

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One of the greatest things about gift-giving is being able to make memories with your family and friends. Wouldn’t it be great to do that year-round? When you give an …

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BOOKS & MOVIES FOR NATIONAL TRUTH & RECONCILIATION DAY

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While honouring, respecting, learning about, and celebrating Indigenous culture and history should not be confined to one day, or one week a year, the first National Day for Truth & …

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INNOVATORS ACADEMY: PRACTICAL EDUCATION FOR KIDS 8-12

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During the Summer of 2019, our girls were 7 and 9 and their favourite camp was the Lemonade Stand Challenge with Build a Biz Kids. Over the course of a …

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SAPLINGS NEW K-4 NATURE SCHOOL ON VANCOUVER’S NORTH SHORE

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Our kids attend public elementary school in North Vancouver, and after one of them got to spend this year in a makeshift outdoor classroom created by her amazing teacher with …

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SAPLINGS FOREST CAMPS FOR SUMMER 2021

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As we wrap up a school year of uncertainty & stress for lots of kids – including more screen time than many are used to – summer offers a great …

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HOW TO ANSWER “IS THE TOOTH FAIRY REAL”?

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We love bringing a little bit of magic and mystery into our kids lives. It’s one of the best things about being parents! Getting to relive our favourite childhood memories …