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If You Give a Kid Some Tape…

| October 4, 2016 | 7 Comments
If You Give a Kid Some Tape…

Do you have a maker kid at your house? I do! The good people at Dollarama probably recognize me as the one always buying armloads of masking tape. No toy can compare to the endless possibilities of tape. I recently had to take apart a pirate ship made of two dining room chairs held together […]

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Eric Litwin Live! At the Ottawa International Children’s Festival ~ Review

Eric Litwin Live! At the Ottawa International Children’s Festival ~ Review

Polka-dot doo doo doooo… Polka-dot pants, polka-dot pants… Sorry. Just saw Eric Litwin live at the Ottawa International Children’s Festival, and I’m still dancing around to that number.  I think most people with little kids know who Eric Litwin is. His best-selling Pete the Cat books (the first four in the series) sit on most Kindergarten […]

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3 No-Fail Summer Boredom Busters

| August 17, 2015 | 9 Comments
3 No-Fail Summer Boredom Busters

August already! So, has the infamous “Summer Boredom” set in? I know it applies to school-aged kids, but I still see it in my newsfeed often. What do do when the kids complain that they’re bored while home for the summer? My kids are only 2.5 and 4, but I wanted to offer you some […]

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