Top 5 Desserts for Birthday Parties

A birthday party isn’t really complete until you have dessert!  It just as much part of the celebration as presents, games and friends are. But what are the best birthday desserts?  We’ve seen them all, and here are our absolute favorites. 1. Cake Well, of course cake would be number one.  There’s a reason birthday cake is the stereotypical thing you serve – who doesn’t like cake? Well, it turns out, quite a few people don’t like cake.  Or, at least, don’t find cake to be their favorite.  Some people just have birthday cake because everyone expects there to be [...]

Top 5 Desserts for Birthday Parties 2017-03-16T03:17:57+00:00

How and Why to Plan a Family-Friendly Corporate Event

Family-friendly corporate events are a great way to raise morale in your business.  It allows your staff to attend your events without worrying about finding someone to take care of their children, and can serve as a quasi-vacation for busy families.  It promotes your business as one that cares about your employee’s home lives – important in improving not only their morale at the job, but also your reputation, allowing you to retain employees for longer and make yourself more attractive to quality employees from elsewhere. Deciding to have a family-friendly event is one thing; planning it is another.  Kids [...]

How and Why to Plan a Family-Friendly Corporate Event 2017-02-22T00:20:37+00:00

Great Cake Decorating Tips for Birthdays

The centerpiece of any successful birthday party is, of course, the cake!  What would a birthday be without a cake to top the whole event off, right after food and right before presents?  You want to make sure your cake is special to match the special day! Maybe you want to try to make your own cake this year – but have no experience.  Have no fear!  Cake decorating isn’t actually all that difficult – the basics are pretty easy to pick up, and you can let your imagination run wild from there!  Here’s our tips on how to easily [...]

Great Cake Decorating Tips for Birthdays 2017-02-22T00:18:12+00:00

Why You Should Make Your Next Company Event a Family Affair

There are a number of very good reasons why you should consider making your next corporate event family-friendly.  It’s a relatively simple gesture to make on your part – simple, inexpensive and easy to organize – and can pay off in significant dividends, both tangible and intangible. First and foremost, it shows that you care about your employees and their families.  It shows that you don’t think of them just as someone who comes and does work, but as people with lives outside of work.  It shows positive engagement with your employees, making it easier to retain them down the [...]

Why You Should Make Your Next Company Event a Family Affair 2017-01-18T23:39:02+00:00

How to Throw a Fun Pizza Party

Got a kid that’s just crazy about pizza?  Then a pizza-themed birthday party is just the ticket to make their special day even more special. Of course, what exactly do you do in a pizza-themed birthday party?  The main course is pretty self-explanatory, but just having a pizza isn’t really enough to call something “pizza themed”.  You want activities and things to go along with the pizza, and we have some great ideas to make planning your kid’s next birthday party a… pizza cake! The Pizza Most important, of course, is the pizza itself.  Rather than just ordering one, however, [...]

How to Throw a Fun Pizza Party 2017-01-18T23:35:16+00:00

Benefits of Kids Fun City for Corporate Events

Are you planning for a major corporate outing, but value your company as a family-friendly one?  Do you have a lot of working parents, looking for something to do with their children as part of a team-building exercise or other social get together?  Then why not consider Kids Fun City for your next corporate party? Kids Fun City offers the rental of the entire facility for your exclusive use on weekends!  This includes a private room, where you can bring in your own food and drinks, as well as access to our entire range of activities and attractions.  It’s a [...]

Benefits of Kids Fun City for Corporate Events 2016-12-28T04:16:33+00:00

How to Have a Successful Family Game Night

A family game night is a great way for parents and kids to bond.  It can help develop family connections, as well as teach valuable skills, such as the importance of playing fair, how to pay attention and keep track of things, and how to be a good winner and a good loser.  It’s fun, too, of course!  Here are some tips on how to make sure a family game night isn’t a family lame night. Get Rid of Distractions A family game night means a family game night.  It does not mean a tablet night, or a watching TV [...]

How to Have a Successful Family Game Night 2016-12-28T03:18:42+00:00

What to Do When your Child’s Friend isn’t a Good Influence

We love it when our kids make friends at school, but we all know that not all friends are created equal.  While we’d love everyone to get along and be friends, there are sometimes that you’ll find your kid hanging out with a crowd you’re not thrilled with. Maybe they’ve started being disrespectful, or have begun using bad language – traits they’re picking up from their classmates at school.  You can’t be with your child 24 hours a day – what should you do if they start picking up these bad traits from their friends and classmates? First of all, [...]

What to Do When your Child’s Friend isn’t a Good Influence 2017-04-19T16:53:25+00:00

Fun Ideas for School Lunches

Packing your child’s school lunch can be a handful at times.  You want to make sure they continue to eat healthy even when they’re away, but you also want to make sure they have something fun and exciting to eat, all while balancing a busy schedule at home.  Too often, we just slap together another peanut butter sandwich and call it a day. If you’re looking to add some variety to your kid’s lunches, and don’t have all day to craft some of the stuff you find on fancy food blogs, we’re here to help.  Here are five fun and [...]

Fun Ideas for School Lunches 2017-04-19T16:53:39+00:00

Safety at Indoor Playgrounds: Why It’s Important and How You Can Ensure It

You may think that indoor playgrounds are naturally quite safe for children but unless the right measures have been taken by the management, this is not always the case. Make sure your son or daughter is never in any danger when you take them out for the day by checking out each playground in town that you are thinking of visiting. Making Sure Your Children Are Safe at Indoor Playgrounds in Toronto The importance of safety goes without saying as far as most parents are concerned but if you’re not sure why you need to check, consider the many hazards [...]

Safety at Indoor Playgrounds: Why It’s Important and How You Can Ensure It 2016-01-28T15:56:53+00:00