Summer Fun

If You Live in the Beaches, Don't Complain About the Noise

Peter Worthington | Posted 10.01.2012 | Canada Living
Peter Worthington

While one can be sympathetic with Kate Wise's desire to live quietly and peacefully in her condo on the boardwalk off Toronto's Woodbine beach, it's also puzzling why she chose to live where it was obvious people would gather in summer. Just as we can talk about the weather without having the power to change it, so people will continue coming to the beaches regardless those who want solitude. That's just the way it is.

School Is Out... Now What?

Sara Winter | Posted 09.15.2011 | Canada
Sara Winter

Even the smallest connected moments are the seeds by which everything else grows. Rethinking the way we interact with our kids as they grow older is both exciting and a challenge, so work in small blocks of time with manageable goals.

School's Out: One Teacher's Take on What to Do With Kids

Zein Odeh | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada
Zein Odeh

Learning over the holidays should happen spontaneously and naturally. It should be a situation where the child is intrinsically motivated to learn something new. Tap into a child's interests and encourage them to explore what inspires them most.