The new Quarry Park Child Development Centre has a large outdoor play area with child friendly landscaping, grass and a discovery trail for stroller walks and bike riding; a perfect foundation to raise active and curious kids.
Who do you tip at Christmas? Everyone, it seems. But there is particular angst over tipping teachers at Christmas. Why? Giving a Christmas gift to teachers isn’t a decision you should struggle with, it should be a no brainer.
If you don’t want your kids to experience ‘the summer slide’ while on vacation from school, grab some Summer Bridge Books. The workbooks offer a few pages of math, literacy, language and more each day. It’s nothing difficult, just enough to keep them in focus. CLICK THE IMAGE FOR THE STORY
As a parent, I don’t fully understand Minecraft. But I know that kids love it, parent friends love it, and schools love Minecraft. It’s a great gateway to get kids excited about hacking culture, and being masters of computers to create what they want. CLICK THE PICTURE FOR THE STORY.
The first week of back-to-school was easy. The second one? Well, it turned out to be like the second week of a diet – we had the best intentions, but failed to live up to expectations. Here are some ways we’re trying to turn it around..