It thrills me that funding for has been increased.Â I know I need the daily reminders to get MOVING!
Check out this blog on how active play is essential to our children’s health.
Participaction Blog on Active Play
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On May 26th, 27 children and 24 dads attended the May Daddy and Me Free swim at the North Peace Leisure Pool.Â It was a huge success.Â A big thank-you to Karin and staff for a very successful Daddy and Me Free swim event.
Where did the winter go?Â It’s ironic how long the school year lasts and then, in retrospect, how quickly it seems to have passed.Â My parents tell me it’s like that with parenting.Â Like many of you,
This site is based in Texas and is created by fathers for fathers.Â It has a spiritual theme and a few glitches but is worth checking out.Â Sites like this intrigue me.Â I found this great monthly calendar on it.
This month the North Peace Leisure Pool is hosting the Daddy and Me community event.
Daddy & Me May 2012Â Our next Gym Night is June 13th.
Click here for NPLP information.
The marshmallow experiment is a famous test of self control conducted by Walter Mischel at Stanford University and discussed by Daniel Goleman in his popular work, Emotional Intelligence: why it can matter more than IQ. In the 1960s,
Check out this article on the relationship between screen time and poor food choices.Â It does not address parent’s screen time or what parents are eating, but it shows findings which you might find disturbing.
Kid’s TV time tied to unhealthy food choices
Itâ€™s that time of year again, Safe Kids Week May 28th – June 3rd. The theme of this yearâ€™s Safe Kids Week is Poison Prevention focusing on the message Out of Sight and Locked Up Tight.
FAMILY DAY!! We’ve been waiting for so long!Â Here is a chance to have your say on when the BC Gov schedules this new long week-end.Â It’s an informal poll but I voted!
This clip will impress your little ones and get you talking about veggies.Â It’s catchy and funny!