Music has always been at the forefront of parenting in our home – we’ve tried to incorporate music in bedtime routines, silly routines and play routines to help encourage creativity and experimenting for Alivia. Little did we know how much this would pay off for us as she got older. When we first moved to North Burnaby, Helisa recommended that we check out Staccato and enroll in their Music Together
Our children’s lives, more than any generation of children before them, are seriously lacking. Not lacking in gadgets, technology, education or food (for the most part). But lacking in exercise. Exercise – something that is free, needs little to no equipment and can be done nearly anywhere and our kids lack it. How has this come to pass? Why aren’t the playgrounds filled with kids playing grounder, tag or hide-and-seek?