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In Conversation with Parenting Author Ann Douglas


We might not have a roadmap for parenting during a pandemic, but we do have Canadian parenting author Ann Douglas — and that’s kind of the same thing. For decades she’s been guiding Canadian parents…

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Tips for family fun during COVID-19 time at home


Hey, hey, everyone! Long time, no see! We’re missing our daily round ups and playground profiles we’d normally be sharing with you this time of year, but you asked for some more at-home tips &…

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Chatting with one of our favourite children’s authors, Tracey West


Did you ever have a moment where one person showed up and set you on a new path? I can vividly remember several points in my childhood where my natural inclinations and talents were directed…

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Checking in on each other’s mental wellness during COVID-19


On Day 25 of staying at home to flatten the curve, Jenna & Tosh invite counsellor Kerri Gaskin back to the podcast to talk about maintaining our mental wellness in this time of uncertainty. Join us for an honest discussion among…

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How to decorate edible whipped cream dyed Easter eggs


Do you hate wasting eggs when you decorate them for Easter – but can’t get a handle on the whole ‘blowing the insides out‘ trick? Me too! So we loved discovering that you can decorate…

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How to bake a simple Easter Bunny Cake


I love a fun Easter Bunny cake, but I am NOT a baker. I love to keep both the recipe and the decorating super simple. So for those of you looking to add a little…

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Ideas for making Easter memorable amid COVID-19


Hippity, Hoppity, Easter is on it’s way – COVID-19 or not! So, how are parents preparing to make this holiday memorable amid the turmoil? Jenna & Tosh dig in to local options for sourcing local…

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Keeping kids entertained & educated during the COVID-19 school shut down


Community is what keeps us strong. Even when we need to physically distance ourselves for safety, we can come together in other ways. When we knew schools would be closing, we created #pickleplanetfunweek, a week of…

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Podcasts, books, shows, and more to enjoy together as a family


We’ve been spending WAY more time than usual at home these days, so we’ve been working on our lists of top family entertainment options to share. We’re popping the links here, but be sure to…

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Week One of COVID 19 Distancing


For anyone struggling with recent events, please reach out to a friend – or to us. Making the time to video chat to record this podcast episode changed the tone of Jenna’s day at a…

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