Just for Parents

Perth, Ontario. Photo Courtesy City of Perth

Take family fun on the road

Day tripper. One-way ticket, yeah.    With apologies to The Beatles, of course, we’ve gathered four interesting and fun day-trip destinations close to Ottawa. All can easily be expanded into a weekend, too, if that’s what your family wishes.   […]

Mylene Gorry poses for a photo with husband Scott and their two children, Caleb (b. 8/2015) and Olivia (b. 9/2017). photo credit: GracieLauraPhotography

Sweet dreams are made of this

Sleep training an important part of family health and well-being, Mike Carroccetto reports Sleep-deprived parents – fighting to put their children down at bedtime – eventually get a wake-up call.   Many children seem hardwired towards staying awake. However, a […]

Family fun at Paddles and Puppets in Almonte

  If you’re looking for something a little different to do with the family this summer, then take a short drive out to scenic Almonte and enjoy Paddles and Puppets on Saturday, August 11 at the Almonte Fairgrounds. This fun-filled […]