Children in crisis in South Sudan

When South Sudan gained independence in July 2011 it gave the people of the country what they had voted for in the referendum earlier that year. But the new country was fragile having been at the centre of unrest for many years; this was to cause major problems. In December 2013 internal conflict broke out during whichContinue Reading …

Give a Unique Gift this Year instead of another mug

  Every year since my oldest was in kindergarten I have stressed over what to give the teachers for gifts. In a class with anywhere from 20-30 students you know half of them are giving chocolates and the other half are giving mugs that say some thing fun regarding Teachers. I bet the first yearContinue Reading …

Teachable Moments – A Great Gift to Give for all UNICEF Survival Gifts

This time of year it is easy to get swept up with the wish lists, the letters to Santa and the “I wants” We love Christmas in our home and opening presents are a big part of it. We also love to teach our children about giving back. Giving to those who have less. GivingContinue Reading …

World Food Day #meaningfulmeals Twitter party Oct 16 RSVP

Celebrate World Food Day Connecting With Your Family At Mealtime Canadian children rank in the bottom half for well-being when compared to other industrialized countries; Making Meals Meaningful program helps parents discuss tough topics that children face everyday Finding time to connect as a family can be challenging with demanding schedules, long commutes and socialContinue Reading …