Baby Beets: Surviving the Holiday Hustle

Despite all the good spirits and merry cheer, the Holiday Hustle is real. Along with the regular, day-to-day grind, the end of year also means shopping trips, hosting, visiting and eating (lots of eating). It’s hard to find a moment to yourself, but it’s important you do. Baby Beets gives K-Town parents some insights on how to stay healthy during the Holiday Hustle!

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Paul Russumanno
KTown & Friends: Curated Cradle

While living abroad and becoming a mother, Najah Tenute gained a new found appreciation for well designed local products that made being a mom and kid easier. When her family decided it was time to come home, her appreciation turned into a passion, and eventually, a reality.

Curated Cradle is the result of hard work, dedication and the many daily learning experiences that come with being a mother of two. We are excited for Najah to share her personal insights, recommendations and tips with the Kindertown Community and welcome Curated Cradle with open arms!

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Paul Russumanno
What's Cooking at Kindertown

Fresh and wholesome food has always been a major part of our organization. Our passion for good food started almost 25 years ago, when Mrs. Lisa took many of the recipes she learned growing up in Italy, and brought it her classroom table. Now, with a new cook in town, many of those same recipes are still being served, with a little twist from Chef Alyssa.

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Paul Russumanno
KTown & Friends: Studio E

After dedicating years to studying the arts, and an unwavering devotion to training artists from across North America, Teresa Cirillo eventually opened Studio E in 2009. Since then, her organization has trained over 500 aspiring artists, she has become a published author, and been sought after for her vocal techniques. Now, Teresa will be joining the Kindertown Community, sharing with us her vast knowledge and love for the arts.

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Paul Russumanno
Finding Child Care Support in Hamilton

Whether you are a new family, community member, or resident to Hamilton, it can be a daunting task to find the support and help you need. This is why we have a put together a quick introductory guide to the local #HAMONT institutions, programs and organizations that strive to ensure quality child care programming across the city.

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Paul Russumanno
Kindertown's Very Own: Chef Alyssa!

Chef Alyssa has brought her expertise, creativity and passion for healthy and nutritious meals to Kindertown. By crafting seasonal menus with new recipes, as well as her own twists on some wholesome Kindertown classics, our children and educators get to explore new tastes, smells and textures on a daily basis.

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Paul Russumanno
KTown & Friends: Baby Beets

Baby Beets is the creation of Catherine Switzer, a registered holistic nutritionist, doula and yoga instructor. Now, we are adding official member of our KTown Community to her resume. Over the next little while, Catherine will be sharing her love for healthy living and eating, as well as recipes, strategies and techniques.

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Paul Russumanno
What is "Pedagogy"?

In 2015, Ontario’s Ministry of Education replaced the Day Nurseries Act with the Child Care and Early Years Act as the legislative framework regarding child care in Ontario. One of the prominent goals for the Child Care and Early Years Act (CCEYA) is to help foster quality child care programming and experiences for children and educators alike.

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Paul Russumanno