Those Dollars Won’t Stretch Themselves: Teaching Kids About Life, Happiness & Money We all want our children to grow up to be happy and responsible. However, the average Canadian household now holds $15,920 in debt, according to a Royal Bank of Canada poll. How can we teach our kids to be responsible with money and still enjoy a life that ... Read More »
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From Us at UP, we hope you have some joyous holidays, filled with the true spirit of the season. 1. Shubenacadie Wildlife Park is lighting up the night just for you on Friday at 6 and its FREE! Start at the Wetland Centre to get your face painted and a enjoy a warm drink. Then at 6:30pm, gather as they light ... Read More »
Celebrate the season with holiday pop-ups and craft shows, talking trees and festivities! 1. This holiday season, buy local, buy handmade, buy student-made. Drop by NSCAD University’s historic downtown campus for their 4th Annual Holiday Pop-Up. More than 40 NSCAD students are selling all kinds of original art, craft and design. Gifts to be found at the Fountain Campus Friday ... Read More »
The best kept X-mas secrets in HRM? We’ve found ’em! Events in four delicious holiday flavours, this season Urban Parent brings you: tales from Halifax’s history, treats from the Khyber, songs from a ginormous choir, and joy radiating from the lights of evergreens. Best wishes from us at UP, and soak up all the peace, hope, and love possible during ... Read More »
Crafty Crafts, Seasonal Events, and Bright Builders! 1. The Halifax Crafters Society opens the doors to their Annual Winter Market at 5 on Friday and runs all weekend at the Olympic Centre on Hunter Street. Admission is free! Bring the entire family! There are tons of vendors selling beautiful crafts, but please remember, a lot of the crafters take cash ... Read More »
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