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Get Lost in a Corn Maze

Rows and rows of tall corn fields spread across Ontario every fall means yummy sweet buttered corn for dinner and hot corn on the...
Fall Family Events GTA

Funtastic Fall Fairs & Festivals

The Fall season is one of the best times of the year for family events and outings! This colourful (and cooler!) season brings so any opportunities to head out with the kids and make lasting memories and traditions!

3 Tips For a Healthy Back to School Lunch Routine

It's back to school time and, like January, back to school offers the perfect opportunity to start a new routine and create new healthy habits! My kids...

Apple Picking in and around the GTA

Treat the family to a day out celebrating fall and it's local harvest of delicious Ontario apples! See below for a handy list of apple orchards in the GTA and Southern Ontario. If you know of a great spot that is not in our list please share it with our readers by commenting below.
Kids School lunches

Checklist for Healthy Back to School Lunches

There seems to be two camps on school lunches– on the one side we have those that take great pride in creating amazing works of art that are beautiful to look at and also healthy to eat.

Parry Sound Is Open For Business

Wildfire affecting Northern Ontario is nowhere near the coastal town or surrounding villages The “Parry Sound 33” wildfire that is burning in Northern Ontario is...

Explore the Niagara Whirlpool by Boat and Zipline

Looking for an action-packed adventure with an aerial-edge? Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours and WildPlay Niagara promise to deliver an exhilarating experience with Niagara's Wet...

Ontario Drive-In Movie Theatres

Parents and gandparents will have fond memories of visiting the drive-in on a Saturday night, hanging out at the concession stand, or cuddling up...
Pirate Life Toronto Contest

Enter for your chance to win a Pass for Two to Pirate Life Toronto

Two lucky winners will receive 2 tickets to Pirate Life Toronto valued at $58. Your pirate adventure includes includes costumes, facepaint tattoos, pirate names and...

Royal Canadian Family Circus Spectac! Extended

The all new Royal Canadian Family Circus SPECTAC!® 2018 brings tradition & thrilling acts under the Magnificent Big Top at Burlington for this July 26-29th, Oakville, August 3-6th ...

Summer Movies under the Stars

Movies under the Stars are the perfect way to fit a family outing into the hot days of summer. The evenings are a little cooler and more comfortable for everyone, and you won't have to slather them in sunscreen or nag about putting their hats back on!

Keep Kids Hydrated and Safe During a Heatwave

Are you Keeping Your Kids Cool? Young children are more susceptible to dehydration and becoming ill in hot weather than healthy adults. Children's bodies don't tend to cool down as efficiently which leaves them more at risk than during a summer heatwave.

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