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Enter to Win a Family Pack of 4 Tickets to the Calgary Baby & Tot Show!

When you think about babies, tots, and toddlers, you can't help but think about the Calgary Baby and Tot Show. It's a big show for the whole family. The Calgary Baby & Tot Show takes place from September 30 to October 1 at the BMO Centre (Stampede Park). Enjoy live shows with Max & Ruby (Saturday only) and meet princesses like Belle and Ariel, mascots, and super heroes including Spiderman and The Hulk. (You might even find some cute Minions nipping at your heels.) 

Got a crawler? Enter the Diaper Derby for a chance to win a $1,000 prize package. Check out the interactive play areas or relax at a seminar. Bring the kids! For discount tickets, visit calgarybabyshow.com

For your chance to win a family pack of 4 tickets to the Calgary Baby & Tot Show, enter here (contest code: Baby). Entry deadline is Monday, September 25, 2017. 

This is How I Stroll Contest!

Baby Jogger® City Tour™ Stroller: Reliable, easy-to-use children's gear is essential to family trips - getting everyone around en masse and keeping travel stress-free. Since strollers are a big part of any outing with the kids, the City Tour™ is fast becoming a must-have for busy families. Created especially for urbanites on-the-go and weighing in at only 14 pounds, the City TourTM was designed to allow one-handed folding, transforming this stroller into a lightweight, compact carry-on that can be stored in its backpack-style carrying case, perfect for traveling on train, plane, or to save room in the trunk of a car. 

For more information about the City Tour™ and to view the full line-up of Baby Jogger® strollers and products, visit babyjogger.caFeeling Social? Check them out on Facebook, facebook. com/babyjogger, Twitter @BabyJogger, and Instagram, instragram.com/babyjogger #HowIStroll

For your chance to win the Baby Jogger® City Tour™ Stroller, enter here (contest code: Stroller). Entry deadline is Monday, October 2, 2017.

Move Yourself to Better Health Contest!

Here's your chance to win a one-year GoodLife Fitness® Membership, which includes access to all GoodLife clubs, club orientation, Group Fitness classes, and use of cardio theatre, change rooms, and strength training and flexibility equipment including the Fit Fix circuit! This prize pack also includes a GoodLife bag, water bottle, and T-shirt. Membership must start by January 1, 2018. Valid for New Members Only. Personal training, child-minding, and other services may be available at incremental cost. Club amenities vary. To start your better health and fitness journey today, visit goodlifefitness.com. Feeling Social? Check them out on Twitter @GoodLifeFitness.

For your chance to win the GoodLife Fitness® Prize Pack, enter here (contest code: GoodLife). Entry deadline is Monday, October 2, 2017. 

Win the Latest and Greatest Back-to-School Staples from Staples® Contest!

Staples® has put together a back-to-school product bag to give you a sneak peek at the hottest trends of the season. Included are technology pieces, essential school supplies, litter-less lunch essentials, and more! With a total retail value of over $270, this prize will inspire you to start your back-to-school shopping and help send your kid back to school like a pro! For all of your back-to-school supplies and much more, visit staples.ca. Feeling Social? Check them out on Facebook, facebook.com/StaplesCanada, and Twitter @StaplesCanada.

For your chance to win this incredible Back-to- School Staples® prize pack, enter here (contest code: Staples). Entry deadline is Monday, October 2, 2017. 

Smart is the New Cool™ Contest!

MGA Entertainment wants to give you the chance to win a Project MC2 Smart Pixel Purse. As seen in the Netflix original series, you can now customize Bryden’s Smart Pixel Purse! The Pixel Purse comes pre-programmed with 10 animations and combines technology play with fashion. Using the free downloadable app, you can create designs or scroll words on the multi-color LED display. For more information on all MC2 products, games and apps, videos, and much more, visit projectmc2.com.

For your chance to win the Project MC2 Smart Pixel Purse, enter here (contest code: Purse). Entry deadline is Monday, September 25.

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Beakerhead

Mark your calendars for September 13 to 17 when Beakerhead takes over Calgary with a smashup of art, science, and engineering both indoors and out! From citywide, pop-up engineered art galleries and flame-spitting, larger-than-life public art encounters to the entertaining science of … everything, there’s something for everyone! To view the schedule, visit the website.

Global Calgary Morning News Segments

For parenting tips and updates from the experts, don't miss our Calgary's Child Magazine segment on the Global Morning News show on Mondays and Saturdays. Each segment has a different guest and topic, and air at approximately 8:25am on Mondays!

Monday, September 4
Guest: Ellen Percival, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher, Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic: Fall into Fun! Ellen will provide her top picks of affordable, awesome autumn activities for your family.

Monday, September 11
Guest: Georgina Forrest, Certified Professional Organizer & Certified Organizer Coach, Smartworks!
Topic: Georgina will provide professional expert advice on how you and your kids can beat the back-to-school clutter!

Monday, September 18
Guest: Sarah Remmer, RD, Child and Family Nutrition Expert
Topic: School lunch packing can be a daunting task for many (even Sarah - a paediatric dietitian!), but it doesn’t have to be. The key is to keep it simple (no overcomplicated Pinterest-like lunches here!), and have a solid lunch-packing strategy with a list of go-to options to choose from. Tune in for Sarah's top 3 favorite types of school lunches to pack (and why)! 

Monday, September 25
Guest: Melani Carefoot, RSW, Positive Choices Counselling & Consulting
Topic: The greatest gift that you can give your child(ren) after divorce or separation is learning how to effectively co-parent. Tune in for Melani's expert advice on the dos and don'ts. 

 

 

Next Issue

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2017 ISSUE

Theme: Health & Family Life Plus Winter Fun & Getaway Guide
Ad Booking Deadline: Sept 27, 2017
Distribution: starts first week of November 2017
This issue features our Healthy Living Guide, Winter Fun & Getaway Guide plus our Home School 101 Guide. It also includes events, our ‘Wish List’ holiday gift guide, suggestions to celebrate the season in style and our annual Parents’ Choice Awards ballot!

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