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Video Games Live

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Video Games Live

Junior Chef Classes at Williams-Sonoma

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Junior Chef classes at Williams-Sonoma

My Gym Edmonton

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Surviving Winter…Naturally!

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Winterscapes Contest

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Winterscapes

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Video Games Live

Video Games Live

It’s the music you may usually think of as background to the action, but the music for video games can be complicated and nuanced, if we would just take the time to hear it! Video Games Live brings the music to the forefront with a live orchestra and choir performing the songs to synchronized lights and […]

Junior Chef Classes at Williams-Sonoma

Junior Chef classes at Williams-Sonoma

Sometimes you don’t want to do everything. Sometimes it would be nice if the kids just did it themselves! Take, for example, cooking. What if your child could learn to make delicious food? What if those classes were free? It would be like hitting the jackpot. Not a very good lotto, but winning is winning, […]

My Gym Edmonton

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Check out what all the buzz is about at My Gym Edmonton! My Gym is a fun-filled fitness centre just for kids that offers classes and free play/practice sessions for members as well as birthday parties and parents’ nights out. Birthday parties at My Gym are an action packed hour and a half of non-stop […]

Surviving Winter…Naturally!

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One of my many but terribly endearing problems is a lively case of hypochondriasis (self-diagnosed, of course) and a tendency to self-medicate. (I’m talking creative bartending here, not Vicodin, I promise!) This was necessarily and seriously curtailed by my growing fetus when I was pregnant . As it was winter and I live in Edmonton, of course one […]

Winterscapes Contest

Winterscapes

The people of the frozen northern city let out a mournful cry: “Winter sucks!” And the leaders of the City heard the cry and decreed they would try to make it less sucky. So while moving our fair city to the Turks and Caicos is beyond even our interminable mayor, the Winter City Initiative is […]

The 8 Best Family Winter Adventures in Canmore

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Looking for family fun in the mountains this year? As attractive as hibernating sounds, cabin crazy kids have a way of making the longest season even longer. You may not have considered Canmore, on the doorstep of Banff National Park, as the place for the ideal winter family vacation, but you should! Long the country […]

Maple Leaf Monster Jam Tour

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Get ready to see some of Monster Jam’s most awesome trucks like Grave Digger, Northern Nightmare, and Monster Mutt plus freestyle motorcross action at Rexall Place on February 7th and 8th. These 12-feet-tall, 10,000-pound machines are ready for jumping, smashing fun! Tickets run from $30 to $55 for adults, with special Supervalue seats available for kids for […]

The Meadows Recreation Centre Now Open!

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  The beautiful Meadows Recreation Centre recently opened in the South East corner of the city. If you can get through the frustrating line control at the admissions desk, the centre is a wonderful place to spend the day with your family. For the record, the “Quick Scan” line is for people with membership cards […]

6 Tips for Skiing on a Dime

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Well, okay, maybe not a dime, but these hot deals on skiing in the City of Champions are tough to beat! -At Edmonton Ski Club, the first Friday evening of the month is Servus Free Ski Friday. That means the lift tickets are free courtesy of Servus, plus rentals and group lessons are just $10 […]

Sportball | Sports Instruction for Edmonton Kids

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A cartoon that aired recently in our house featured this scene: A family gathered at the start of a race. The father took his son aside and said “I know I don’t use the word ‘love’ often, but son, I would love it if you won.” I’m pretty sure there’s no parenting theory that would […]