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Toronto Fun Blog: for artsy kids
When a young boy, my son couldn’t care less about cute little craft activities. This section would not have been for him.

1. New street art around Corktown Common
(Categories: For artsy kids)
... it is an initiative of the City to embellish the town (and offer an outlet for artists). Each mural is signed by the thre artists Shalak Attack, Bruno Smoky and Fiya Bruxa. In an interesting article ...

2. AGO Family Sunday during Easter
(Categories: For artsy kids, Fun spring)
... gallery, used to put her furniture on pulleys and hoist it up to the ceiling.) The lovely Hands-On Centre seemed to me suitable for children aged 8 years and under but I've seen older kids well engaged ...

3. The ABC of DIY crafts
(Categories: DIY crafts, For artsy kids)
For the kind of fun you can't buy! I may be the specialist on "getting families out of the house" but it doesn't mean that I do not value the time spent vegging out in the comfort of one's home. ...

4. Bata Shoe Museum visit on July 2014
(Categories: For artsy kids)
... pattern for each type of moccasin next to the actual footwear. In Fashion Victims, we are so close to each pair in display that we can clearly see every stitch. Note for young visitors On the lower ...

5. Easter fun with teens
(Categories: For artsy kids)
Wondering what we did to get this reaction from our six teenagers when my sister came to Toronto with her family this Easter long weekend? Read this post! _____________________________________________________________________________________ ...

6. Easter fun with a little bit of planning
(Categories: Fun spring, For artsy kids)
Get cracking! In my family, we are suckers for Easter (meaning we all have a sweet tooth). I personally like the injection of colour that comes with it following a grey winter. Here are a few whimsical ...

7. St. Patrick's Parade: Perfect hat for the occasion
(Categories: Around subway stations, Fun winter, For artsy kids)
St. Patrick's Day Parade 2015 in Toronto will be on Sunday March 15, starting at 12 noon. The route for this free parade passes by many Toronto subway stations: St. George, Bloor & Yonge, Wellesley, ...

8. TO-10 March Break crafts and games
(Categories: For artsy kids, TOP fun lists)
March Break week and nothing special planned for the occasion? Join the club! These are my TOP-10 craft or game ideas found on Pinterest that you might have time to try during the March Break. You'll ...

9. TOP-10 fun things to do with tissues and boxes
(Categories: TOP fun lists, For artsy kids)
... with tissues and boxes. (Excerpts from my Clever DIY fun for kids board on Pinterest on 1. Decorate the box, tie an empty one to the new one with elastics to collect ...

10. Kids craft activities at Harbourfront Centre
(Categories: For artsy kids)
Hands-On Activity Program at Harbourfront Every weekend from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., families can enjoy FREE quality craft activities in Miss Lou's Room. When I visited the room during the LunarFest ...

11. Top-10 Lego Ideas on Pinterest
(Categories: For artsy kids, TOP fun lists)
There are hundreds of them! I checked. When I was writing my article on Legoland Discovery Centre, I decided to create a Pinterest board on all the fun stuff I could find about Lego. I came across ...

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Nathalie's tips for a smooth outing

After years of doing all kinds of outings with my children, I can assure you the secret to a perfect outing lies in the details, not the destination.


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