Kids & Company Blog
Navigating Toddlerhood

Toddlers are born boundary-pushers, not that this is a bad thing! It is a part of their natural development and the way they learn. Although this is true, they LOVE structure and routine. They love being able to predict what comes next and to take part in decision making. When their routine shifts or isn’t… [read more]


Unique Ideas for Celebrating Valentine’s Day!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve been thinking about ways to make this year’s celebration feel special. With the various stay-at-home orders, lockdowns and restrictions on indoor dining — this year we may need to be a little more creative!  CONTEST ALERT: If you capture any photos of your fun Valentine’s activities, you… [read more]


Tips for Choosing Child Care

By Kids & Company Choosing child care for your family is a very important decision. You want to find a safe, healthy environment that supports the social, physical, intellectual, creative and emotional development of your children. You also want an option that works well for your family’s schedule and needs. We have taken our years… [read more]


Sensory Play: What It Is and Easy Sensory Ideas for at Home

We talk about sensory play at Kids & Company all the time. You might see our sensory bins and water tables in use in the classrooms, at standing height for a child to easily explore different textures and objects and their behaviour. Or tactile tools and toys on low shelves for children to be able… [read more]


5 Ways to Take Better Photos of Your Kids

Article was written by Lucy Roberts exclusively for kidsandcompany.com. Parents always want more quality photos of their kids. But a lot of the time it can be hard to capture the perfect shots, and in recent times this has only become a bigger issue. Granted, people have faced far bigger problems of late, and we… [read more]


These Resources Will Make You a More Effective Parent at Every Stage

By Kristin Louis Photo via Rawpixel Children grow and develop so fast that parents can have a hard time keeping up. At the same time, you are constantly learning and growing as a parent, too. These resources can make things easier, and help you parent more effectively, at every stage of development. Kids & Company… [read more]


The Biggest Sleep Issues during the Holidays & How to Fix Them!

By WeeSleep HQ The holidays are almost here! That means (possible COVID friendly) visits to and from friends and family, sugary goodies, late nights, and … very tired babies and toddlers! Often, we get so caught up in the whirlwind of the holiday season that we take our little ones’ sleep for granted. More than… [read more]


Finding the humour in 2020

We are on the brink of a very tough winter. That reality is getting more and more real with every shorter and colder day, every alarming news broadcast, and every new change. Our hearts break for those who are losing loved ones. For those lucky enough to not be personally impacted, there are still major… [read more]


commUNITY: Starting a business amidst a pandemic

By: Deanna Burger I’m an optimistic person. I firmly believe we will be in a better place when this pandemic has run its course. Industries will be stronger and more innovative; we will form deeper personal connections and the way we work will be reflective of our actual lives (not our IG lives). That being… [read more]


Kidco Kitchen: Check out our website!

Have you checked out our Kidco Kitchen website? This hidden gem is full of useful information ranging from Kidco Kitchen recipes to our Nutrition Curriculum! It’s got all the answers to your burning questions, such as: What is my child eating today? What is my child eating tomorrow? How can I recreate your recipes at… [read more]