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Halloween at home

10 ways to celebrate Halloween at home

From scavenger hunts to arts & crafts, get creative this year when deciding how to celebrate one of the kids' favourite holidays
How to prepare your child for daycare

How to prepare your child for daycare

With a little research, I discovered several ways to help my toddler with the home-to-daycare transition
4 ways to reduce the morning chaos

4 ways to reduce the morning chaos

Discover how to reduce the chaos and stress of getting everyone up, fed, dressed and ready for the day

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A new support service for parents

A new support service for parents

This free and confidential service helps parents who have questions about child development, discipline, learning difficulties, and more

McGill parenting seminars move online

In this three-part series, parents can learn about the impact of digital learning, social media and cyber bullying, and gaming

McGill unveils its 2020 Effective Parenting Series

The goal is to teach parents about the behaviours and consequences that result when children spend too much time on the internet

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New podcast addresses mental health

New podcast addresses mental health

The series of talks focuses on challenges facing Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) communities
Pediatric ER departments overwhelmed

Pediatric ER departments overwhelmed

The Montreal Children's Hospital has come up with solutions to improve access and timely care for sick children 
First aid essentials

First aid essentials for your home

Caregivers can purchase ready-made kits or create their own using the checklist below

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Pregnant women needed for study

Pregnant women needed for study

Participants will receive a $10 gift card each time they fill out an online questionnaire about a new website geared to moms
Nutritional support for pregnant women

Nutritional support for pregnant women

The Olo Foundation provides food to women who cannot afford to purchase the optimal amount needed for good health
A new support service for parents

A new support service for parents

This free and confidential service helps parents who have questions about child development, discipline, learning difficulties, and more

Babies & Toddlers More

How to prepare your child for daycare

How to prepare your child for daycare

With a little research, I discovered several ways to help my toddler with the home-to-daycare transition
Pave the way to better sleep

Pave the way to better sleep for kids

A new resource offers a bedtime routine checklist, colouring book, activities, and tips on healthy sleeping habits
Nutritional support for pregnant women

Nutritional support for pregnant women

The Olo Foundation provides food to women who cannot afford to purchase the optimal amount needed for good health

Kids More

Get scared silly with these Halloween movies

Get scared silly with these Halloween movies

A list and review of Halloween movies for kids of all ages that’ll have them screaming for more
Halloween at home

10 ways to celebrate Halloween at home

From scavenger hunts to arts & crafts, get creative this year when deciding how to celebrate one of the kids' favourite holidays
Geordie unveils kids’ theatre lineup

Geordie unveils kids’ theatre lineup

The plays address many themes from consent and friendship to the importance of community and determining your own destiny

Teens More

10 great books that explain puberty

10 great books that explain puberty

If the thought of talking to your kids about this subject is stressful, pick up one or two of these books to help facilitate the conversation
Be vigilant about back-to-school stress

Be vigilant about back-to-school stress

Reintegrating into school life after COVID-19 might be difficult for a lot of young people. Parents should look out for four indicators of stress in kids
Pointe-aux-Trembles BMX track

Pointe-aux-Trembles home to BMX track

Riders must wear a full-face helmet, long pants, long-sleeved shirts, closed shoes, and gloves

Special Needs More

Autism centre one step closer

Autism centre one step closer to reality

The project aims to make Quebec a leader in the field of autism education, research, advocacy and community service
Dance classes offered for those with special needs

Dance classes offered for those with special needs

At Studio J, classes aim to improve coordination and flexibility, and develop social skills in a group
Kirkland has park that caters to all abilities

Kirkland has park that caters to all abilities

Kids can spin, splash, and enjoy musical fun at Meades park

Book Reviews More

Books that celebrate holiday traditions

Books that celebrate holiday traditions

The four books will take children on a holiday journey around the world, which may be a very welcome escape during these times

Books that ignite a child’s imagination

These four books will help children escape reality in these not-so-normal pandemic times

A great way to teach kids about tolerance

Intolerance. It seems to be everywhere these days. President Donald Trump can be heard making disparaging remarks about people on