|BUY AND SELL
www.toronto.craigslist.ca Of course, my favourite place to buy and sell second
hand stuff- just about everything that you can think of! I've purchased digital
cameras, iPods, snow tires, you name it, it's on Craig's List! Thanks Craig, I love you!
www.kijiji.ca Craig's Lists' little cousin, a more commercial version run by E-Bay, but
pretty good too.
Things to Do Sites in the GTA/ York Region
Great local website for all of York Region, includes an event calendar which I frequent
regularly along with lots of links to local businesses, and parent forum.
Another great local website for finding out about what is going on in York Region.
Includes an event calendar and contacts for all things baby, kids and family.
This site give information for Toronto and the GTA, so it's another great source for
things to do with the kids.
Visited this site a gazillion times while pregnant (and while trying to get pregnant)!
Someone should tell them that that's not the way we spell "centre" in Canada
A site that tells you the potential risks associated with taking medications while
preggers or breast feeding. Visited this one a lot - it's American, but I find it easier to
use than the Motherisk site at 3 a.m. when you are just praying that you can take
something to help you get through the night... Call Motherisk in the morning though,
A site run by Sick Kids Hospital that once again explains the risks of taking
medications while pregnant or breast feeding. For all of you planning to get pregnant
write this number down, you'll need it!
(416) 813-6780 - Motherisk's Home Line
ca/english/public/program/telehealth/telehealth_mn.html A government of
Ontario website that offers free advice from nurses over the phone 24 hours a day, 7
days a week. Another lifesaver when you're kids come down with mysterious
symptoms in the middle of the night and you're not sure what to do! Everyone
probably knows this already, but I swear it takes me forever to find the number or link
when I really need it, so here it is! 1-866-797-0000 TTY : 1-866-797-0007
Looking for somewhere for your kids to burn off some energy? Head over to Kids on the Loose for
some great indoor fun! Great slides and tunnels, ball pit and eating area for all ages to enjoy.
A pre and post-natal group that is informal yet extremely informative, with special
guest speakers, snacks and dynamic instructors. Don't know about you, but my
pre-natal course was pure torture to sit through- but with Belly and Baby, it's like
joining a mommy group but with expert advice! Now offering toddler classes too!
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you love to cook, decorate or entertain!