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12 back-to-school resolutions

12 back-to-school resolutions
August 30, 2012 No Comments »

The arrival of the new school year is a chance to get a fresh start Read More »

How to host an active kids birthday party

How to host an active kids birthday party
August 27, 2012 5 Comments »

Non-sporty mom Sara throws a sports-themed birthday party for her son Read More »

My son broke his arm at the playground and he’s okay

My son broke his arm at the playground and he’s okay
August 21, 2012 No Comments »

I learned the greatest benefit of raising a total kid Read More »

The Olympics has my kids trying new sports

The Olympics has my kids trying new sports
August 17, 2012 2 Comments »

There are new sports being played at the Adams' house, thanks to the Olympics Read More »

Going for gold in the backyard

Going for gold in the backyard
August 1, 2012 No Comments »

Our non-sporty mom's daughter designed and performed her own Olympics events Read More »

10 tips for non-sporty parents

10 tips for non-sporty parents
July 19, 2012 7 Comments »

Sara, our non-sporty mom, has some great tips for figuring out how to raise active kids Read More »

Swimmer Brent Hayden: From awkward kid to Olympian

Swimmer Brent Hayden: From awkward kid to Olympian
July 2, 2012 No Comments »

Kids need to be exposed to a variety of sports when they are small Read More »

Taking risks on the playground

Taking risks on the playground
June 29, 2012 No Comments »

Non-sporty mom Sara Smeaton takes a seat and watches Read More »

Perdita Felicien: Olympic Track and Field, 100m Hurdles

Perdita Felicien: Olympic Track and Field, 100m Hurdles
June 16, 2012 No Comments »

Perdita Felicien exudes grace and power as she races in the 100m hurdles. With a host of titles in her career, including a World Championship in 2003, she is one of Canada’s most accomplished athletes and hopefuls for the London 2012 ... Read More »

One man inspires 250,000 kids to get active

One man inspires 250,000 kids to get active
June 1, 2012 No Comments »

Pierre Lavoie’s big challenge We hear lots of talk about the dangers of obesity and the need to get kids active. Doctors and research groups warn of a coming health crisis of type 2 diabetes, heart disease and cancer for ... Read More »