When I asked my 11-year-old son how he would describe digiPlaySpace to his friends he immediately said it was a really cool place where everything makes you say "How did they do that?" and that "It's really, really, really, fun!" This is the fifth year for this award-winning exhibition designed … [Read more...]
Nine Unexpected Things To Do During March Break In Toronto
If you haven't signed the kids up for a March Break camp and you aren't planning a week-long getaway to somewhere warm, what are you going to do with the kids for five whole days in Toronto? Throughout the year, I often get asked by moms and dads for suggestions on interesting things in the city … [Read more...]
March Break Guide To Toronto + Win Tickets To The ROM!
If you aren't planning a holiday this March Break, don't fret! There is plenty to see and do in Toronto, and thank goodness for that! We all know the kids can get a little squirrely if they're locked up indoors for too long! Here are a few things to see and do in Toronto with the kids this March … [Read more...]
Tech Toy Review: Sphero 2.0
My kids started bugging me for a Sphero a few months ago. You know how kids are with their “wants” ? It’s relentless. They had seen it in the Apple Store and my older son had come home and did his research. Here’s the thing… in our household if the kids really want something then they have to state … [Read more...]
What to See: TIFF Kids International Film Festival (Toronto)
Grab your kids and your popcorn for the 17th annual TIFF KIDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL this coming April 8 to 21 in Toronto! If your kids love to watch movies then this is for you. A total of 112 films from 31 countries, including Australia, Germany, Israel, China, Poland, Russian and many more … [Read more...]
Exploring the TIFF Kids digiPlaySpace!
Technology is a bold world where most kids embrace jumping in with two feet. I'm always amazed how quickly kids adapt and move with the times. Even my little 3 year old nephew can challenge me at the best of games. Technology is exciting especially through the eyes of kids! The TIFF digiPlaySpace … [Read more...]
What to do this March Break in Toronto
We are staying in the city this coming March Break - big kid is getting his braces off! Hooray! So, I'm looking at options on what to do in the city. Maybe you are too? Whether you've got time off work to spend with the kids or they're with caregivers or grandparents there's plenty to keep them busy … [Read more...]
The best children’s films from around the world are coming! TIFFKids Film Festival!
One of my favourite film festivals in the city is the delightful TIFFKids International Film Festival (April 9 to 21) held in Toronto at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in the heart of the entertainment district. This annual event hosts some of the best films from around the world for the littlest movie … [Read more...]
What to Do: March Break in Toronto
Yay! It's almost time for March Break! If you're in Toronto, or planning a visit, here are some arts events worth checking out! Comic Book Heroes Series at the TIFF Bell Lightbox March 9 to 24 Celebrate those figures heroic enough to fight crime and injustice wherever it may be, and do it … [Read more...]
digiPlaySpace ~ where technology comes to play!
Some of the world's most well-known interactive new media artists have come together to create one the most innovative and exciting play spaces...EVER. For two weeks only, the TIFF Bell Lightbox is the technology playground for all ages complimenting the TIFF Kid's International Film Festival. … [Read more...]