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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Some of the Most Common Mistakes Made When Arranging Birthday Parties

If you are not used to organizing big parties, it can be very easy to slip up and make a mistake. If you want to ensure that your child’s next celebration goes smoothly, check out our short guide below and avoid making the mistakes that other parents have made in the past. As always, we are more than happy to answer any questions you may have if you wish to call or email us. Arranging a Great Birthday Party in Toronto Below are a few of the more common mistakes that are made every day of the week by the [...]

Top 5 Questions to Ask Birthday Party Places You're Thinking of Hiring

There are quite a few kids’ birthday party venues in town, ensuring plenty of choice for parents who wish to treat their children. In fact, there are so many that making a choice can be a little difficult. However, don’t worry because with our top 5 questions to ask prospective venues, you can make sure that you choose the very best place for your son or daughter’s party. Book the Best Birthday Party Places in Toronto Whether you phone or visit in person, be sure to ask the manager at each venue the following questions before you make any bookings. [...]