How to Keep Your Teens Active During Summer Break

How to Keep Your Teens Active During Summer Break

To quote the song by Alice Cooper..

“School’s Out for Summer!!”

Now what do you do to keep you teen(s) busy and not living their best life on social media or binge watching on a certain streaming network?

Here are some ideas for you:

Get a Job

Well first if your teen is 15+, such as in our home, we hope that they find a part time/full time job. But sometimes that is not in the cards, so Plan B is to keep them busy.

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The Great Canadian Poutine Bar – a Canada Day menu for a crowd

The Great Canadian Poutine Bar – a Canada Day menu for a crowd

It’s HERE! SUMMER!! Time to celebrate with your friends and family. Gather your favourite people, because Danni and I have created the perfect Canada Day menu for a crowd.

Canada Day Long weekend always feels like the start of the summer for us because without a doubt, May Long has not produced the beautiful, summer- like temps we all are anticipating. I have to say, there is nothing like the first “freedom weekend” of summer to pull out all the stops. Not only are we celebrating Canada’s birthday but also, the fact that the kids are done exams and carefree for two entire months.

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Scotch – Five Great Options for Father’s Day

Scotch – Five Great Options for Father’s Day

It is already June. Wow!! Where did the last half of the year go??!!

With a busy family, I find June to be one of the busiest months of the year. Year end activity wrap ups, student exams, graduation ceremonies and nestled right in the middle of the month is Father’s Day.

So I ask the million dollar question??..What do we get our Dad’s/husbands for Father’s day. Long gone for us are the homemade gifts that the kids would bring home from school, the tacky ties, fancy socks or World’s Greatest Dad coffee mugs. So how about….

Scotch for Dad

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