NEW PLAYGROUND: St. James Park

NEW PLAYGROUND: St. James Park

Go play with your food. Toronto’s newest playground St. James Park, off of Jarvis and Adelaide, is a playful take on a food market. The park’s facelift is filled with your typical playground features – slides, climbing structures, swings – but created with...
GIVEAWAY – TICKETS TO LEGOLAND DISCOVERY CENTRE

GIVEAWAY – TICKETS TO LEGOLAND DISCOVERY CENTRE

If you’re big Lego fans (like us), you’ll be excited to learn about LEGO® City: Report for Duty, a new series of special activities on now until June 30, 2019 at LEGLOLAND DISCOVERY CENTRE in Vaughan. We’re extra excited because we are giving away family pack of...
THE AGO’S NEW INFINITY ROOM

THE AGO’S NEW INFINITY ROOM

Our 60 seconds of infinity is now a permanent fixture in Toronto’s art scene thanks to a crowdfunding campaign that has brought one of Yayoi Kasuma’s famous infinity rooms to the Art Gallery of Ontario. LET’S SURVIVE TOGETHER opens to the public on May 25, 2019. It’s...
WHAT TEN YEARS OF MOTHERHOOD HAVE TAUGHT ME

WHAT TEN YEARS OF MOTHERHOOD HAVE TAUGHT ME

I was the perfect mom before I had kids. Oh, my kids will sleep through the night – nope. Oh, we’ll never snack in the car – here comes the crumbs. Over the past ten years those little babes-turned-toddlers-turned-kids continued to have an immense power to toss my...
FAMILY-FRIENDLY JANE’S WALKS IN TORONTO

FAMILY-FRIENDLY JANE’S WALKS IN TORONTO

What would Jane Jacobs do? It’s a question on a T-shirt that I’ve always loved as it encompasses the vision of the late Toronto urbanist Jane Jacobs who believed that everyday people should take an active role in city building. One of the ways of engaging with your...
THESE KIDS AND BABY PRODUCTS ARE GARBAGE

THESE KIDS AND BABY PRODUCTS ARE GARBAGE

Okay, the headline is a bit bold – but we hope it got your attention. The kid and baby industry is overflowing with products meant to make our lives easier and our kids healthier and safer. While the products themselves might deliver on these promises, the way...
RICHMOND HILL WAVE POOL

RICHMOND HILL WAVE POOL

So we wandered up the DVP from downtown Toronto to Richmond Hill for a swim. It’s not just any indoor pool – it’s the GTA’s only wave pool, equipped with a waterslide. And it’s not just any old slide, it has rainbow interior. The Richmond Hill Wave Pool has the feels...