Category Archives: Family

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5 Ways to Create a Cozy Reading Nook for Kids

Think reading needs to be relegated to the couch or a bed? With a little creativity, you can create cozy reading nooks the whole family can enjoy. Here are some tips from Charlotte Teeple, executive director of the Canadian Children's Book Centre and head of the TD Grade One Book Giveaway, Canada's largest free book...
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Make Meaning Out of Mealtimes

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are often rushed times for families. Parents and children grab their meals around a busy schedule of school, clubs, sports, and work - and they can miss a great opportunity to connect with each other. Sitting down for a meal can strengthen family connection, increase quality communication and emotional support, and...
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Genius Family Road Trip Ideas: Lifehacks for Parents

Its no secret that family road trips can be incredibly stressful especially if you have multiple children, and many, many miles to go. We have all seen the same blog repeated a thousand times with a myriad of activities to keep children occupied during family road trips, and yes, in a perfect world, all children...
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Mother and Baby Gift Ideas

Buying a suitable gift for a new-born baby and its happy parents is not as easy as it seems. While new parents do need a lot of things, it's also too easy to buy something they cannot use, or give them the same thing as several other well-meaning friends, because you all thought it would...
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