School Age

Weight Watchers for Kids: What Are We Really Saying

Today, we have a guest post. When I heard about Weight Watchers coming out with an app for kids (as young as 8!!) I’ll admit it made me cringe. But one mama who is also an educator was speaking loud and clear on her Insta Stories and I wanted her […]

Want to boost your child’s brain? Music lessons are just the thing!

It’s no secret that babies and children love music. A 2016 study at the University of Southern California’s Brain and Creativity Institute found that musical experiences in childhood can actually accelerate brain development, particularly in the areas of language acquisition and reading skills. Many babies learn to sing or coo […]

Eat Your Veggies AND Help Your Child’s School: Farm to School 2018

All schools and licensed daycares across Manitoba are welcome to enroll in this fall fundraising program that provides great returns, supports local farmers, and offers healthy vegetables around Manitoba. Fundraising orders will be accepted until December 12, 2018 so there’s plenty of time to get involved! Why participate in Farm […]

Spring Entertainment Blooms on Family Channel

Starting March 12, class is back in session at Keaton School of the Arts as Family Channel’s popular tween drama Backstage returns for its second season. The highly anticipated second season of Backstage debuts as a full week event, with new episodes airing daily at 6:30 p.m. ET/PT until Friday, […]

Sharing Dance with RWB: Dance is for Everybody!

So you think you can dance? Or maybe you’ve always wanted to try? Well, it might be your time. For the fourth year the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) School and Canada’s National Ballet School (NBS) want you to take part in Sharing Dance, a nation-wide movement aiming to improve access […]