Day Pass

Being a parent really is the best thing in the world. Some of the best moments come from events and activities that you can plan and participate in with your children. Getting out with your family is a great opportunity to socialize with other families and children, not to mention a day out on the town usually means a little less clean up at home!

Talk Like a Pirate Day

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Aarrr.  Ahoy, mateys.  September 19th is ‘Talk Like a Pirate Day’.  As parents, you probably can’t join the barmaid and Orlando Bloom-inspired parties, but you can have a ton of fun with the kids.  Why not have a special treasure hunt?  Dress up in great costumes (why toss those stained jeans when they can be cut off and frayed as…


The Word on the Street

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The Word on the Street: Vancouver: Library Square Toronto:  Queen’s Park Kitchener: Victoria Park Halifax: Cunard Event Centre When:  Sunday, September 27th, 2009 Time:  11am – 5pm This is a great place to get lots of great kids’ books, and expose your little ones to a world of reading.  Men on stilts, magazines, activities and special memories.  Enjoy!


Baby Travel Gear

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In my ‘20s I traveled for 6 weeks through Europe with one backpack that I carried myself.  For our week-long honeymoon, my husband and I took one large suitcase between us.  Just over 2 years later, my husband, 11-month-old daughter, and I had an overflowing luggage cart that held 2 large suitcases (overweight), 2 stuffed-to-the-brim carry-ons, and a car seat. …