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Charged Up! How We STEM Powered Our Kids

By 5minutesformom Hi! We’re Susan and Janice, twin mommy bloggers, of 5 Minutes for Mom. 5 Minutes for Mom is an essential go-to site for moms that entertains and informs while promoting the online mom community. Our daughters, Sophia, Julia, and Olivia, had an amazing opportunity to try out Sylvan Learning’s EDGE program. When we [...]

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New Mummy Company offers breast pump rental program

The New Mummy Company has partnered with a breastfeeding company to offer a new program that allows mothers to rent hospital-quality breast pumps. Mothers are now able to go to the New Mummy Company to rent Medela’s Symphony breast pumps for use at home. The Symphony breast pump was designed for in-hospital use. With use [...]

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HALLOWEEN EVENTS FOR OAKVILLE KIDS 2016

Halloween events for Oakville kids fill the month of October! All month Oakville kids and families can look forward to fun and spooky activities.

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SPLASH PADS IN OAKVILLE

Oakville’s Splash Pads are a great way to escape some of the season’s hottest weather and have FUN! With 16 locations across The City, there are plenty of opportunities to bring the kids out on a hot, sunny day. Most parks being operating in June and close in mid-September. Splash pads are a great fun way to [...]

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FARMERS’ MARKETS IN OAKVILLE

Spring is in the air and fresh fruits and vegetables are on our minds. There are numerous economic, environmental and health benefits to eating foods that are locally grown, organic and sustainable. Local Farmers’ Markets provide the most FRESH FOOD which is DELICIOUS and a visit to the market is FUN for kids. Oakville Kids has organized a helpful list for you [...]

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INDOOR PLAYGROUNDS IN OAKVILLE

Indoor playgrounds in Oakville are a great option if you are looking for something to do with the kids. It can be that needed change of scenery and also provides kids a chance to learn, play and be active. Indoor playgrounds in Oakville include options for infants right up to teenagers. You can also click here [...]

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SOLVE DINNER TIME STRESS WITH SUPPERWORKS

SupperWorks in Oakville is celebrating their 10 year anniversary this year!  That’s 10 years of helping Oakville families solve dinner time stress by helping them put healthy meals on the table and leave more time for family time.  

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St. Patrick’s Day Healthy Green Cupcake Recipe

St. Patrick’s Day is a great reason to eat more green food! But since kids may not share in the excitement since green foods usually mean vegetables, use this delicious and festive St. Patrick’s Day healthy green cupcake recipe.

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5 BACK TO SCHOOL SAFETY TIPS

Is your Oakville kid walking or biking to school?  Review these back to school safety tips with them to ensure that they travel safely to and from their destination. It is a good idea to review these back to school safety tips every month or so as children may become less diligent about staying safe [...]

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ICE CREAM IN OAKVILLE

Enjoying ice cream in Oakville requires one to know where all the best spots are to enjoy ice cream, gelato, frozen yogurt and more. Thankfully Oakville has a good selection of local places to hit up for a frozen treat. Be sure to double check the hours by clicking on the business link provided.   [...]

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