My roller-coaster-fearing daughter Katherine has flown in a Breezy (an experimental open-air airplane). My eldest daughter Bethany overcame an aversion to rodents and other pests while working her dream job at a summer camp. And I jumped from a three-storey-high platform (zip lining) in spite of an intense fear of heights. All of these happened in the pursuit of our bucket list goals.
Trying to get the kids out of the house on an adventure, but need to watch your budget? Calgary is full of free (or nearly free) activities which are fun for children of all ages! With a little creativity and planning, you’ll never run out of things to keep everyone occupied.
Whether you're into pumpkin spice lattes or not, you have to admit that autumn is awesome around here! Groves of Aspens, Balsam Poplars, and Larches glow with golden foliage. Sweaty weather is replaced with sweater weather, and the bugs have all but disappeared. It's the perfect time of year to explore a new trail!
Bixbee® Emoticamo Backpack: A Mastermind Toys exclusive! The cover flap pocket opens to a main compartment with plenty of space for books and binders. A padded sleeve pocket protects a laptop/tablet. Three interior organizer pockets hold pencils, pens, crayons, and an mp3 player. Even when packed to the brim, this backpack feels comfortable on shoulders, thanks to contoured shoulder straps with cushy padding. Five exterior pockets (including a lunch money pocket and a water bottle holder) help your child stay organized. Purchase at mastermindtoys.com.
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