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Welcome to the Kid Approved blog where our experts highlight the amazing kid's activities in the Surrey, Delta and White Rock area. We highlight the community activities and business' and make planning easier and fun with kids!

Family Fun in Surrey, Delta and White Rock

Sometimes the best places to explore are right in your own backyard! Check out some of our favourite family-friendly places to explore in Surrey, Delta and White Rock this spring – fun is closer than you think.

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Adventuring in Delta

Check out some of our favourite bike trails from Let’s Go Biking for North Delta, Ladner, and Tsawwassen, along with some local family-friendly fuel up spots for before and after. Adventure in Delta is closer than you think!

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Family Playtime in White Rock

Making time for play and family outings can be tough with a busy schedule. This spring, consider taking time to explore the local spots in your area with family friendly outings close to home. To help get you started, we decided to put together some ideas with our favourite places to explore and play in White Rock!

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Discovery Days in Surrey

Surrey is full of kid-friendly places to enjoy. There are indoor play spaces for rainy days, lots of parks, and fun, family restaurants and cafes to enjoy tasty local food. This spring keep your eyes peeled for family fun activities around Surrey, you may just be surprised by what you discover!

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Kid Approved Guide to November Events

Does November feel like a bit of a humdrum month? We can help with a line up of festive events… celebrations of Diwali to craft fairs to tree lighting, November is all about fun, bright events to banish those grey days. Here’s a round up of November events in Surrey, Delta and White Rock. 

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Kid Approved Halloween Events

It’s that very spooktacular time of year again! Costumes, pumpkins, scarecrows, trick-or-treating and more. And Surrey, Delta and White Rock are full of festivities with so many Halloween events.

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Kid Approved Guide to Local Pumpkin Patches

Harvest season has sprung, and there are so many great places to experience fall magic with the family. It is such a great time of year to explore the amazing farms in Surrey and Delta. Come visit one of the many fun pumpkin patches – there is something for everyone, whether you are looking for a wagon ride, pesticide free produce, inspiring festive decor and even some friendly barnyard animals.

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A Naturopath’s Guide to Healthy Kids

Back-to-school often marks the advent of cold and flu season. Kids are exposed to a whole bunch of new germs, through classmates, at sports, after-school care and all of the group activities that start up at this time of year. How to keep kids healthy? We spoke to naturopathic family physician and local mom of three, Dr. Lisa Ghent. She shared practical tips and recommendations for keeping all those colds at bay!

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Dietitian’s Five Tips for Healthy Eating 

School lunches, homework, weekday dinners, extracurricular activities, after school snacks… they all collide in a dizzying way during the busy month of September. After lazy summer days of BBQs, berry picking and no meal schedules, it feels like a bit of a wake up call!  How to juggle full fall schedules with healthy eating? We reached out to a local dietitian and asked exactly that question. She shared practical tips and advice for meal planning and lunchtime solutions.

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Teacher Approved Strategies for Fall Success

Back-to-school can be tough for some kids and families. These challenges have inspired the “Kid Approved September Survival Guide”, with a round up of expert advice, strategies for coping with all the change and suggestions for family time and total reconnection. Our first guest expert in the series is educator and doctoral student Megan Zeni. Megan is a teacher, a mother of three, co-creator of Room to Play and founder of the Classroom Gardener.

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