The holidays are just around the corner and there are some people (stop looking at me!) who hold out on gift buying until the very last minute. Fear not procrastinators, for I am here to help you with gift ideas you can make/buy for your host family on a budget! 1. Picture book If you [...]
About Sarah KellySarah Kelly is the owner of Adanac Au Pair. She was an Au Pair in France for a year living with an incredible family. Between stuffing her face with cheese, over exaggerating her French accent to blend in and visiting the beach, she cared for 3 awesome children. When she returned to Canada she became an Aunt! Sarah saw the child care crisis in Canada and thought it was time to bring the Au Pair Program to Canada. She decided to start her own Au Pair agency to share her experience with Canadian families and young adults who want to work & travel.
We all know the many benefits of getting our kids to read at an early age. But how do we get our kiddies to enjoy reading. We all would like to think that our kids are the bookworm type, but realistically we all know (or were) a kid who dislikes reading. Here are some tips [...]
Unless you've been living under a rock for the past year, you are probably aware that cannabis will be legalized in Canada on October 17th, 2018. Why this date? And why regulate it? We have the answers for you and what this new legalization means to you as a newcomer to Canada. 1) Why is [...]
How many of us remember the first day of school? The smell of a new pencil case, the anticipation of your new teacher and the excitement of seeing friends after a long summer! The first day of school can be happy, sad, stressful and all other emotions. In order to make the first day of [...]
MyMukokaNow.Com just published an article called Less Than a Third of Kids in Huntsville Have an Available Child Care Space. Yup! You read that correctly; a third! The data comes from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives where they have dubbed the area a child care desert. That means that Huntsville is in a postal [...]
Summer is here! Say goodbye to trips on the school bus and say hello to endless hours of outdoors time! With all of these hours, what is a super fun caregiver to do? We have just the list of activities for you to take on with the littles on this summer: Rock Tic-Tac-Toe: The beloved game [...]