What to do in Toronto with Kids in TOw: Recent Posts


The Happy Place with Kids in TOw

There is a big bright happy face along Lake Ontario and Toronto kids are flocking en masse to have a peek. And a pic. A lot of pics. The Happy Place, a massive pop-up experience has taken over part of Harbourfront Centre and is filled with room after room after room...

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Museum of Illusions in Toronto

We gave our brains a big workout at the new Museum of Illusions - now open in Toronto along Front Street near Jarvis. My guys in TOw and I had a sneak peek of the 80-plus exhibits –rooms, installations, holograms, images, puzzles and games – that tricked our minds,...

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Toronto’s Pumpkin Parades 2018

One of our favourite days of the year is fast approaching – the day AFTER Halloween. On November 1, 2018, dozens of Toronto parks come alive with Pumpkin Parades, where jack-o-lantern-toting residents come together to show off the best-of for the year. It’s magical....

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Moms in T.O.

A local series inspired by the creative and courageous projects by Toronto moms, featuring these super-women’s personal stories, their current realities and what they love about the city.

Product reviews 

Hydaway Bottle

Say hello to our new family of reusable collapsable water bottles. The Hydaway bottles are so light and easy to throw in any bag (and they are leak-proof and dishwasher safe.) Not yet available in Toronto stores – order online until then!

Books in TOw: Will Bear Share? Will Sheep Sleep?

New board books by Toronto writer, illustrator and dad in T.O. Hilary Leung (of the Ninja, Cowboy, Bear and Stego-cumulus fame.)

Q is for Quinn

Introducing mismatched socks that actually match! Q is for Quinn is a new local business created by a Toronto mom. Each collection has three socks and patterns of grippy, don’t-slide-off seamless toe socks made from certified organic cotton. Accompanying books also available.

Maker Bean Café

3D printing + laser cutting + coffee (and for kids in TOw, rainbow hot chocolate!) The Maker Bean Café is located at the Ontario Science Centre and a NEW location at 1052 Bloor St. West. Workshops and summer camps available.