Making gift wrap at home

Making gift wrap at home

In many of our cultures, December is a month of gift-giving… and gift-wrapping. While your little ones aren’t yet shopping for their own gifts (unless it’s in our Centre’s special holiday store!), you *can* get them thinking intentionally about...
Get outside!

Get outside!

Manitoba has enough family-friendly outdoor attractions that you could literally do a different one every day this month. The snow will be here before we know it – so now’s the time to get out and enjoy romping around outside. Grab your water bottles and a...
Make your own flavoured honey

Make your own flavoured honey

There are many delicious things to love about Manitoba… and one of our favourites is our province’s variety of honeys. There are wonderful apiaries (bee-keeping businesses) all over Manitoba, producing a variety of naturally flavoured honeys that reflect...
Visit the arctic… in Wolseley

Visit the arctic… in Wolseley

Winnipeg is home to many incredible, one-of-a-kind cultural gems – and Back Alley Arctic is definitely one of them. Local artist Kal Barteski, whose iconic script art you’ve likely seen on temporary and permanent spaces across the city (and, if...
Invest in yourself

Invest in yourself

This month, our blog posts revolve around one theme: taking care of your own needs so you’re better-equipped to take care of your kids. We’re reminded every time we fly: “In case of cabin de-pressurization, put on your own mask before assisting...