Where Your Goat is Tied

When I was a kid, the eldest of five boys, one of my mother’s favourite sayings was, “Don’t let him

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Fun on the Cheap

I was away this past weekend on my annual writers’ retreat to Manitoulin Island, so my wife was solo parenting

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Upping your parenting game with playful intelligence

By Anthony T. DeBenedet I first became interested in the study of play (oxymoron alert!) almost a decade ago. I

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Book on the Shelf

By Jane Muller See How We Move! A First Book of Health and Well-Being By Scot Ritchie Another addition to

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Fishing for fun in the summertime

The names written on the cedar rafters have created an informal record of the girls who have stayed in cabin

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Camp is bubble-wrap free

By Mary-Kay Amos Do you have bubble wrapped kids? The best way to answer this question is to define what

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Fishing with your kids

By Jon Sutton It’s rarely hard to find things for your kids to do on a weekend, but there aren’t

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Cooking clean

Many of us enjoy preparing meals as a family, and it can be a great way to get the kids

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Samosa-Style Potato Salad

This mildly exotic potato salad courtesy of Foodland Ontario pairs beautifully with any kind of grilled meat or fish. If

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The California Desert with Family

By Diana Ballon The desert has that expansive barren quality that makes me feel small and insignificant, like how kids

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