Just because your children can’t be in the same room as their friends, doesn’t mean they can’t still socialize with the introduction of virtual playdates. Free and readily available technology such as FaceTime, Zoom, and Skype make it easier than ever to see friends and even share in some activities without physically getting together.
Looking for safe, fun apps to make the most of screen time? It can be hard to wade through the app store to find quality options! Here are some of our family's favorites. This list covers everything from math to movement - I know you'll find something your kids will love!
During these difficult times, it can be challenging to find indoor activities that will get your kids' bodies moving and keep their minds busy, so they aren’t constantly asking for screen time to entertain them. Add the fact that the activities need to be easy to do and include items that you already have on hand because retail stores are closed for an undetermined amount of time at the moment, all you may hear is “I’m bored” and "There’s nothing to do!”
Tubing is a great Spring activity when there is often insufficient snow in the city for regular sledding. There are four different tube parks to visit between Calgary and Lake Louise, all located at family-friendly ski resorts. Each one is fun in a unique way with slight differences or advantages, depending on your family’s desired thrill factor!
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