11 Books That Will Inspire Your Kid's Wanderlust

Andrea Traynor | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Parents
Andrea Traynor

Whether your kids have racked up enough points to travel to the moon and back, or don't even have passports yet, introducing them to new destinations can be done even on a shoestring budget -- through books. I scoured our local bookstore, grocery store and at-home library to bring you the top 10 books that are sure to ignite the travel bug in your child.

14 Ways To Take Your Living Room From Blah To Breathtaking

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living

No, we’re not telling you to run out and replace your couch or buy a huge new TV.

WATCH: Blue Jays Fans, Are You Ready For The Playoffs?!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living

One. As of Wednesday morning that's the magic number for the Blue Jays. One win or a Yankees loss is all that stands between Toronto's boys of summer ...

The Toronto Zoo Could Have Panda TWINS Within Weeks

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2016 | Canada Living

Giant panda Er Shun's ultrasound showed two fetal heartbeats.

Daughter Gets The Biggest Surprise On Her Wedding Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Evan Pang | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living

Feuding fathers put differences aside on daughter's wedding day.

Michael Burgess' 'O Canada' For World Series Will Make You Miss Him More

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living

Thank you for the memories.

Dad's IKEA Hack Is 'Most Awesome' Kids' Bed Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Parents

No läck of imagination in this bed!

Paris Went Car-Free On Sunday. Here's What It Looked Like

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada Business

PARIS -- Pretty but noisy Paris, its gracious Old World buildings blackened by exhaust fumes, is going car-less for a day. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo...

Dog Saved From Death Row Understands Sign Language

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 09.25.2015 | Canada Living

He even responds to the 'I love you' gesture.

Company To Sell Life-Saving Medications To Poor Nations For $1 A Month

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.25.2015 | Canada Business

The program could ultimately reach 25 to 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe.

Princes William And Harry Hard At Work Building Homes For Veterans

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 09.25.2015 | Canada Living

Who knew the princes were so handy?

University Of Ottawa Professor May Win A Nobel Prize

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living

Paul Corkum's work helps measure movements in billionths of seconds.

A Seriously Creative Solution To Take On World's Most-Littered Item

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 09.22.2015 | Canada Living

This group has “bin thinking about the litter things in life.” Can you tell?

Welcome To Winnipeg, Mars.

CP | Rob Drinkwater | Posted 09.18.2016 | Canada Living

Winnipeg is a result of news stories several years ago that compared a particularly cold stretch of a Winnipeg winter with weather reports from the surface of Mars. It turned out Winnipeg was colder.

After Losing His Job, This Man Was Determined To Drop 85 Pounds

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 09.10.2015 | Canada Living

"Today I feel 20 years younger."

Let's Make A McWhopper For Peace: Burger King To McDonald's

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2016 | Canada Business

"Let's acknowledge that between us there is simply a friendly business competition and certainly not the unequaled circumstances of the real pain and suffering of war."

This Video Will Rekindle Your Love For Canada's Capital

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 08.27.2015 | Canada Living

Ottawa, is that you?

If You Want To Live In A City, Make It A Canadian One

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada Living

An Australia one will do too.

Firefighters Hilariously Hijack Man's Facebook Using His Lost Phone

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

A group of Calgary firefighters played a pretty sweet prank this week on a man who thought he lost his phone to the bottom of the Bow River for good. ...

This 12-Year-Old Paid It Forward for Her Birthday - 12 Times!

Hannah Alper | Posted 08.17.2016 | Canada Impact
Hannah Alper

To celebrate her , Maya decided that she was going to do 12 random acts of kindness in one day. She organized a race between three teams trying to do the acts as fast as they could! Sounds kind of like The Amazing Race, right? They called it #MayasAmazingRaceOfKindness.

This Barber Gives Kids Free Haircuts If They Read Him A Book

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 08.17.2015 | Canada Parents

“To be honest, I was amazed. The line started with four kids, and next thing I knew it was like 20 kids, all waiting for a haircut and eager to read.”

Jays' David Price Drops Jose Bautista, For A Good Cause

The Huffington Post Canada | Evan Pang | Posted 08.17.2015 | Canada Impact

The Blue Jays' Jose Bautista took a new approach to this year's ALS ice bucket challenge in order to raise awareness for Lou Gehrig's Disease. In t...

Canadian Rockies Are Magical As Ever In Stunning Drone Video

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Is this even real?

Ontario Students Making Audible Hockey Puck For Blind Players

CP | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2015 | Canada Impact

A pair of Ontario college students is facing a tough crowd as they try to design an audible hockey puck that can be used by visually impaired players.

Canada's Back On Top Of The World By This 1 Measure

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.21.2015 | Canada Business

Congratulations, Canada. You're the world's coolest country again.