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INNOVATORS ACADEMY: PRACTICAL EDUCATION FOR KIDS 8-12

In Camps & Classes, Family, Featured, Fun, Indoor Fun, Parenting, by Angela SantoroLeave a Comment

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

In Family, Featured, Fun, Outdoor Adventures, Parenting, by Angela SantoroLeave a Comment

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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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 …

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THE TOOTH FAIRY FORGOT: 5 SAVE-THE-DAY IDEAS

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No one is perfect, and – as our kiddos have come to realize – that includes the Tooth Fairy. If you are a parent, Murphy’s Law dictates that at least …

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TOOTH FAIRY IDEAS FOR YOUR CHILD’S FIRST LOST TOOTH

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One of the biggest milestones in a child’s life is their first lost tooth. Whether your child pulls them out with relish, or is super squeamish and nurses them until …

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BOOKS THAT CELEBRATE THE ASIAN-CANADIAN/AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

In Evergreen, Family, guest author, Parenting, by Michael KwanLeave a Comment

The series finale of Kim’s Convenience aired recently on CBC. And it reminded me how I’ve been thinking so much more about Asian Canadian (and Asian American) voices in books, …

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BABY TEETH: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

In Evergreen, Expert Advice, Family, Parenting, Wellness, by PDG Pediatric Dentistry & OrthodonticsLeave a Comment

 We asked the experts at PDG Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics what parents need to know about baby teeth & here is what they had to say : BABY’S FIRST TOOTH is …

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5 IDEAS FOR BIG KID BATH TIME

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When our kids were very small we had all sorts of advice thrown our way. At times it seemed like everyone we met had an opinion on how we should …

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ANXIETY IN CHILDREN

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Society is suffering from anxiety at an alarming and apparent rate. Teens frequently experience anxiety from the daily stressors they encounter, while navigating the grown-up world. Even children in elementary …

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UPPING OUR FAMILY ACTIVITY FUN FACTOR WITH RING FIT ADVENTURE

In Evergreen, Family, Indoor Fun, Parenting, Wellness, by Angela SantoroLeave a Comment

We’re always looking to shake things up and find new ways to get active as a family. Lately, our kids had been on screens more than usual for schoolwork & …