Kids

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.   […]

Eddie Ekiyor, pictured in 2014, playing in an East-West high school all-star game. Ekiyor is one of the best basketball players to emerge from Ottawa, has said he will play pro somewhere in Europe this fall. Mike Carroccetto photo ***ONE TIME PUBLISHING RIGHTS GRANTED TO OPT****

Hoops catching on in the capital

In the wake of Raptors fever, grassroots basketball expected to grow locally Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you already know that the Toronto Raptors captured the entire nation’s interest by winning the NBA championship earlier this summer.   […]

Dr. Paul makes regular appearances on CTV. Photo Courtesy Dr. Paul Roumeliotis

Dr. Paul, always on call

Parenting Times’ own Dr. Paul Roumeliotis has been helping young families around the world access health information for decades – and has no plans to stop Children’s health needs have not changed very much over the years, but certainly, the […]

Pink Peppercorn.

Beat the heat with these thirst-quenching treats

Hot summer days call for shade and something delicious to sip under the sun. We asked Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice for some kid-friendly mocktail recipes that children and their parents and caregivers can make (and enjoy!) together.   Sparkling Strawberry […]