5 TIPS TO PREPARE YOUR BACKYARD FOR WINTER

Autumn has arrived and now is the time to get your back yard prepped ready for our Canadian winter. MANAGE YOUR LEAVES There are a couple of trains of thought regarding what to do with the leaves in your yard: Rake them up and put them in your composter or…

HALLOWEEN IS COMING!!

Who Began the Halloween Tradition:  Before 1000 AD, the Celts celebrated the end of the harvest and the start of the long winter ahead with a festival called Samhain.  This festival was held on October 31 which is the day the Celts believed the boundary between the living and dead…

6 Ways to Transform Your Playset as Your Children Get Older

A backyard play set is an investment that families should be able to enjoy for many years when it comes to providing outdoor fun for the little ones in the family.  It is not unusual for parents or grandparents to purchase a basic swing set once children reach a certain…

HAPPY THANKSGIVING CANADA!

  Facts about Canada’s Thanksgiving Our indigenous peoples of North America have a history of holding communal feasts in celebration of the fall harvest that predates the arrival of the European settlers. When the European settlers arrived they brought with them similar traditions of harvest celebrations which dated back to…

THE BENEFITS OF OUTDOOR PLAY

I still look back fondly at the days spent running around outside with my siblings and our friends. Climbing, jumping, swinging, playing ball, hide and seek, laughing, collecting the odd bumps and bruises along the way and feeling of the sun on my face.  I did my best to make…

Fun Backyard Activities For The Whole Family

Autumn is here and in full swing! Make the most of your backyard before the winter chill strikes. Backyards are meant for play and creating fun memories. Turn your backyard into the perfect fall haven for your family, friends, and neighbors with some of these activities Pumpkin Painting For the…

5 Reasons to Get Your Children Outside to Play

Quality outdoor play is essential for a child to develop their motor skills and much more. Playing outside gives children a break from learning and allows them to fully express their imagination. Learn about five vital benefits children get from playing outside: Less Screen Time Lately, it seems that more…

4 Swing Set Maintenance Tips

A playset is a major investment and like any other investment you should put the time in to protect it. The key to maintaining any part of your playset is preventative maintenance. Plan ahead, simply set aside one weekend each year to stain, tighten and clean your playset equipment. A…

5 Outdoor Activities to Keep Your Kids Moving This Fall

Outdoor Activities to Keep Kids Moving This entry was posted on 09/10/2016 by Ashley Tarr. As we reluctantly say goodbye to summer and welcome fall, many parents find it challenging to come up with new outdoor activities for the kids. Often times, children simply want to collapse on the couch after school and…

5 Fun and Free Spring Activities For the Whole Family

After a long, cold winter, your kids are probably ready to enjoy the fresh, warm spring air. Embrace the sunlight and longer days by taking them outside for some fun. Here some exciting family activities everyone will enjoy. Read Outside Reading helps children develop their imagination, language, and comprehension skills.…

What Makes a Playground a Great Place for All Children to Play

One of the most underrated topics in the industry is what makes a great playground. Most people have different ideas of what makes a great playground. However, the general consensus was, a great playground is the one where you can ‘do’ something! It could be anything right from playing in…

5 Reasons to Get Your Children to Play Outside

Having quality outdoor play time is important for children for many reasons. Outdoor play helps to develop motor skills, it gives kids a chance to experience natural air and sunshine and serves as a great stimulus for their imagination. Here are the top five benefits that children get from playing…

Keeping Your Children Active During the Winter

Keeping your children active during the winter Huddling around the fireplace with your family during a snowy Saturday night during a quiet Canadian winter is a very relaxing experience, especially after you have spent the day enjoying the frosty weather. Planning a few outdoor winter activities every weekend is a…

Jungle Gyms Canada: Offering the best children playground equipment in Canada!

If you’re in Canada and are looking for a reliable children playground equipment supplier that provides you the best products at discounted prices, you must check the beautifully-designed and colorful equipment available at junglegymscanada.ca! From playground slides to zip line kits, wooden swing sets to all accessories, Jungle Gyms caters…

Jungle Gyms Canada: Helping you bond with your children in the best way!

Playing with your children is a great way to establish a deep and fulfilling bond that lasts forever! Installing playground equipment in your backyard will help you connect with your children in the most enjoyable way. Jungle Gyms Canada brings you the most wholesome collection of playground equipment that can…