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Organization in the kitchen, closet, office, garage wherever is fundamental to staying sane as a parent!   This is the third in a four-part series by Christa Harbridge, organization expert and founder of My Living Organized (www.mylivingorganized.com). Organizing Sports Gear Designate...

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The summer months are the perfect opportunity for families to spend more time together. Things slow down when the weather heats up, vacation time at work is saved up, and school bells take a break from ringing. But with the extra leisure time comes open-ended possibilities for vacations, short trips...

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With summer break from school comes pool parties, vacations, and good ol’ fashioned hanging out. However, while children are getting their much deserved rest from school, they also might be losing some of their much needed literacy skills. ABC Life Literacy Canada is just one organization that is...

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Today marks Canada’s 143 birthday, it also marks the perfect excuse to begin engaging your kids in Canadian history. After just finishing their school year most kids will cringe at the thought of another history lesson. However, kids from young to old should know why we are celebrating Canada’s birt...

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Robin Matte knows the trials and tribulations that Canadian history teachers face when it comes to teaching kids. With a less than exciting reputation, the topic of history can be “very dry,” concedes Robin, a fifth grade teacher in the Windsor, Ontario area. So what does Robin suggest to get kid...

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Instilling the joy of reading in your child can be challenging – but rewarding. With the summer months upon us, it’s the perfect time to get regular reading habits onto your kid’s radar to not only help them productively fill their time away from school, but also lay the foundation for learning a...

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by Lianne Castelino   www.whereparentstalk.com   So it's here, the first official day of summer vacation for your child.  Where in the world did that school year go exactly?  First-day jitters ---- poof ---- last day goodbyes.  It moves like wildfire.  Everyth...

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Getting kids involved in your region’s Canada Day celebrations is a welcome change to the sometimes less-than-inspiring lectures they receive about our country’s history in their classrooms. This special day, celebrated on July 1 every year since 1867, receives attention from almost every city in th...

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By Lianne Castelino www.whereparentstalk.com I admit it. I've procrastinated myself into paralysis when it comes to summer camp ideas. I have no idea why. We're usually all done planning and registering by this point. I scared myself today when I discovered June 1st is next week. Tha t means 3...
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Andrea visits the new "sew lounge" www.emelineannabelle.com