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Two children celebrating Canada Day
Laureen, Queen's Square | July 4, 2016
Isn't it great to be in Canada? There are so many things that make this country so awesome! Besides bacon and maple syrup, this place has a lot to... Read More»
Tent under a starry sky
Sarah R., Clemens Mill | June 4, 2016
It's warm and summer's almost upon us.  Now's the time to pack up the family and get out into the great outdoors.  Camping is a great activity to do... Read More»
Variety of frozen popsicles
Laureen, Queen's Square | June 4, 2016
The warm weather is finally here! It's time to cool down with some great frozen treat recipes. At Idea Exchange we've got some yummy recipe books too... Read More»
Sue, Preston | June 1, 2016
The nice weather always brings out the sidewalk chalk.  Sidewalks, driveways and other hard surfaces abound with colourful artistic creations and... Read More»
Boy holding his head looking stressed
Megan, Queen's Square | May 3, 2016
It’s Children’s Mental Health Week from May 1 to 7, 2016 which reminds us that anyone can be affected by mental health and stress, even kids. You can... Read More»
Star Wars: The Force Awakens DVD cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Sarah R. | April 28, 2016
May 4th is Official Star Wars Day (May the fourth be with you... get it?!) Take a chance this day to explore the amazing world of Star Wars -- jedi... Read More»
Koinobori flags blowing in the wind
Laureen, Queen's Square | April 24, 2016
Have you ever heard of Children's Day? Children's Day (こどもの日 Kodomo no Hi) is a Japanese national holiday which takes place annually on May 5, the... Read More»
Mother and children gardening
Sarah R. | April 1, 2016
"Mary, Mary, quite contrary.  How does your garden grow?" Now that the weather is warming up, and the ground is thawed, it's time to get planting! ... Read More»
Child's bedroom
Emily (Hespeler) | March 2, 2016
Are you a Junior Interior Decorator? Do you want your bedroom to look totally different than your brothers and sisters? Even your friends? Want to... Read More»
Umbrella with rain dripping from it
Sarah R. | February 26, 2016
It's getting on for spring (at least that's what the calendar says) and that means a few rainy days.  Don't dread them -- learn to embrace those... Read More»