Tag: Winnipeg parents

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 […]

Mortgage Broker 101: What you need to know

Are you house-hunting? Have you been pre-approved for a mortgage? Are you getting the best interest rate? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you might be interested in how working with a mortgage broker can be helpful and save you money in the long-run.   What is […]

Wizard of Oz: RWB Dazzles with Canadian Premiere

It’s time to see the Wizard! The Wizard of Oz, a million-dollar co-production between the Kansas City Ballet, Colorado Ballet, and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) makes its highly anticipated Canadian premiere this week (May 1-5) at the Centennial Concert Hall as the classic tale is brought to life through […]

Before and After School Childcare: Can We Talk?

I have questions. They’ve been around for a while now, and answers don’t seem any closer, and no one is talking about this. So I had to say something. What is the deal with the lack of available before and after school care for elementary school-aged children in Winnipeg? How […]