The Kid Zone

The Kid Zone has great ideas for things to do with kids, from DIY crafts, books, games, printables, entertainment and more.

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Toronto Attractions – Kid Zone

Places to take the kids around Toronto.

Ripley’s Aquarium
The Ontario Science Centre
The Toronto Zoo
Riverside Farm
Centre Island


Teaching Science through Baking

Teaching Science through Baking with Kids During Summer

Baking is a fun and tasty hobby. Most people probably wouldn't compare it with science, but the truth is, it ...
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Fun Science Experiments

Seven Fun Science Experiments to Do at Home

There are a number of fun science experiments you can do at home with kids of all ages. It is ...
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Splash pads

Splash Pads Around the GTA – Staying Cool in the Heat

Summer's here and as the temperature gets unbearable, head out to a park with pools or a splash pads to ...
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Simple Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Four years ago, we began the tradition of The Elf on the Shelf. We thought it would be a fun ...
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Summer Reading

Summer Reading – 5 Science Books for Kids

My daughter has decided that she wants to learn more about science. We will be venturing over to the library ...
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Disney Magic Kingdoms

Disney Magic Kingdoms Game App – Create Your Kingdom

Are you a gamer who loves Disney? If so then you should check out Disney Magic Kingdoms, an app by ...
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summer camp

Spider’s Web Summer Camp – Believe to Achieve

Summer is here and this year we decided to send our daughter to summer camp for 9 weeks. Our summer ...
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Kid's Shows on Netflix

10 Kid’s Shows on Netflix to Watch

When it comes to Netflix, I don't have to worry what shows my daughter watches. I have set it up ...
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Litterless lunch ideas

Litterless Lunch Ideas – Picky Eater Green Box Lunches

The new school year is here and I am starting to plan some litterless lunch ideas that I can send with ...
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Swan Princess

The Swan Princess: Princess Tomorrow Pirate Today DVD Giveaway US/CAN

The Swan Princess is back! A brand new original animated film. Princess Alise is training to be the perfect royal ...
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Paw Patrol Adventure Game – Family Game Night

Paw Patrol is a TV show that my daughter loves to watch. For the longest time, she referred to it ...
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Maple Leaf Monster Jam Giveaway

Maple Leaf Monster Jam is coming to Rogers Centre this January 16 and 17, 2016. I am not new to ...
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Elf On the Shelf – Tales and Ideas

When I was a little girl, I remember having an elf like the Elf on The Shelf. He was in ...
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Each year on October 31, we dress up as superheroes, ghosts, witches or wizards and head out the door collecting ...
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Childhood Books – Trixie Belden and Nancy Drew

I don' know at what age I began reading, I do however remember the books I loved to read. I ...
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parenting style - social

Free Range Parenting – I was a Free Range Child

In today's world, the parenting of your child seems to be determined by other parents. When in fact, as the ...
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Playdate Set Tour – Wordless Wednesday

Last week we were invited to a screening and set tour of a new children's show, Playdate, coming to Family ...
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Summer Bucket List in Toronto 2015

This summer there are a few things we would like to do. I have made a Summer Bucket list of ...
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es, my child wears glasses

Yes, My Child Wears Glasses

I originally posted this back in 2013. Yes, my daughter wears glasses and has been wearing her glasses since she ...
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Picnic in Toronto

Where to Picnic in Toronto

Summer is fast approaching and parents are busy preparing or looking for stuff to do and places to go with ...
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Legoland and Kindergarten Kids

On Wednesday, I volunteered to attend Legoland at Vaughan Mills, with my daughters kindergarten class. My first class trip with ...
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COVERPLUG – Childproofing – Review and Giveaway

The COVERPLUG puts an end to those unsightly, unused and visible electrical outlets. Add a covers to make the sockets ...
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Mia and Me

Mia and Me: Adventure and Magic to Free the Unicorns

Are you ready to go on a magical adventure with Mia and Me? Who doesn't dream of a land filled ...
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Terry Treetop and the Lost Egg -Children’s Book Review

Terry Treetop is a boy with red hair and freckles, he is a friendly and helpful little boy who has ...
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Back in the Day kids shows

Back in the Day Kids Shows

Recently a few of us were sitting around chatting, mentioning all the shows we watched as kids. Many were the ...
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Swappz Interactive – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (CAN) -The Smurfs (US) Review and Giveaway

Swappz is a revolutionary, interactive brand that combines ground breaking technology, power-house licensing, collectability and mobile gaming to develop an ...
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Skwooshi – Fun for All Ages

I have a 3 year old daughter who loves Play Doh. However with Play Doh, it leaves a mess of ...
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That Time My Daughter Walked into a Bar

A few weeks ago we went out as a family, for a walk on a Friday night and to do ...
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Fun at High Park – Wordless Wednesday

Saturday Walk and some fun at High Park ...
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