No More Birthday Presents?

Your little one s first birthday is a big one. You pull out all the stops to create a memorable party, but what about the birthdays after the first? Surely we should celebrate our sons and daughters, but to what extent? We re starting to plan Wyatt s second birthday party and I m feeling caught between wanting to [ ] The post No More Birthday Presents? appeared first on Kari Skelton.
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Local Love List: Female Statues, A New Literacy App, and a Discussion on Birthday Presents

Art & Design Festival: The Works Art & Design Festival kicks off next Thursday, June 22 and runs until July 4 from 11a.m   9 p.m every day. Check out the Art Market and Food Street open every day, and perfect for the kids all-ages art-making from noon 8 p.m each day of [ ] The post Local Love List: Female Statues, A New Literacy App, and a Discussion on Birthday Presents appeared first on Kari Skelton.
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Farmer’s Field Dinner, Drag Queen Storytime and Pizza for a Great Cause!

Pizza for a Cause: One of our favourite pizza joints, Love Pizza, is accepting diaper donations for the Terra Centre until June 18th. One box of diapers (size 4, 5, or 6 preferred), gets you a $15 GC for Love Pizza! Visit them at 10196 109 Street or at #335, 935 St. Albert Trail. Chicago Trip: Here s part [ ] The post Farmer s Field Dinner, Drag Queen Storytime and Pizza for a Great Cause! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
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Super-Cool S’Mores Kits

There’s nothing quite like building S Mores around the campfire with your friends. When I was a little girl, summer evenings at our cabin in the Whiteshell, Manitoba often included roasting marshmallows under the stars. That moment when you press your mallow in between your graham wafers and chocolate was a sacred one! I’ve really been looking [ ] The post Super-Cool S Mores Kits appeared first on Kari Skelton.
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Local Love List: Music Festival Lineups, A Walking Tour App and A Creative Space for Kids

Walking Tour App: This is nice timing for summer! The Friends of Rutherford House Society just launched an interactive app which will guide you through some of our city s most beautiful and historic locations. Something fun to do with the kids and with guests visiting from out-of-town. The first tour available connects Rutherford House to the [ ] The post Local Love List: Music Festival Lineups, A Walking Tour App and A Creative Space for Kids appeared first on Kari Skelton.
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Our Summer!

I m so looking forward to this summer with Wyatt. He s at such a fun age (almost two!) and very active, so we have big plans to be on the go. We get asked all the time when we re going to have more kids. To be honest, we re excited (and terrified) at the thought of it, [ ] The post Our Summer! appeared first on Kari Skelton.
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