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Egg Carton Boat

Sep 14, 2022

This craft is a wonderful way to give your old egg cartons a new life and provide opportunities for exploration and creative play for kids. There are two criteria for the egg carton boat. It needs to …

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10 campfire ready recipes to use this summer

Jul 6, 2022

Tip: Don’t forget your cast iron pan and tin foil! If nature and fresh air are calling your name, you might be getting ready to go camping. But that doesn't mean that all you can eat are chips, dehyd…

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March Break Egg-tivities

Mar 11, 2022

With March break just around the corner, the kids will all be home itching for something fun to do.  If you’re a parent, teacher or guardian looking for some creative ideas to keep the kids busy and…

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Hard-Cooked 101

Feb 18, 2022

Hard-cooked eggs can be a great tool to use to teach kids basic cooking skills. Their nutritional value and creative potential makes them a perfect choice to have in the fridge when hunger strikes.  T…

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#LearningTreeContest

Feb 16, 2022

Have your students design and create an Easter Tree and enter Egg Farmers of Ontario’s Easter Tree Contest. Trees will be judged on creativity, materials used and how your tree reflects the individu…

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Can You Remove the Shell Without Cracking it?

Feb 16, 2022

Here is another fun activity for all the future egg scientists to try! Havet your little scientists to cause a chemical reaction with only  an egg, a glass, vinegar and of course their science hats!…

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Can you make an Egg Bounce?

Feb 16, 2022

What do eggs and basketballs have in common? They can both bounce! Check out this fun and simple egg science activity that will have you and your children or students examining gravity! To get star…

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Egg and Soda

Feb 16, 2022

Put your observation skills to the test! If you’re looking for a fun activity to help hone kid’s observational skills, try this egg and soda eggs-periment! Bonus – you can also highlight the val…

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Now it Sinks, Now it Floats

Feb 16, 2022

Kids will love this amazing and fun eggs-periment. Whether at home or in the classroom, this is fun activity will have kids rolling up their sleeves to conduct their own science lab tests.  Let your s…

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Get your back to school game on

Aug 20, 2021

It’s every parent’s three favourite words. Back. To. School. So long to the “I’m bored!” and “there’s nothing to do's!” of summer. With the comfort of the fall routines returning, so too comes the dr…

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5 crafts to try this summer

Jul 18, 2021

Summer days are finally upon us! The kids are likely home and looking for something fun to do. This is where you step in with your 5 wonderful craft ideas to keep the family occupied. What's even bett…

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Easy egg shell planters

Jul 12, 2021

Looking to test out your green thumb? We've got a great way to get you ahead of the game when it comes to preparing your garden and it all comes down to sprouting your seeds. Did you know that you can…

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Egg Shell Mosaic Art

Jul 6, 2021

Crack your artistic code by peeling or breaking your decorated egg shells and use them to create a beautiful mosaic piece of art! Materials: • Coloured egg shell pieces • Canvas • Glue • Acr…

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Back-to-school Craft and Snack in 5 Easy Steps

Jul 6, 2021

Now that the school year has started, it’s time to start thinking of ideas to keep the kiddos busy and fed when they get home ! We have a great after school craft that is not only relevant to your k…

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Make a Mobile out of Egg Cartons!

Jul 6, 2021

Nothing makes a house a home more than homemade artwork! This ombré egg carton mobile is completely customizable, so no matter your décor, you can make it to match! Materials: • Coloured egg shell…

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Easy Egg Carton Flowers

Jun 30, 2021

To celebrate the colourful summer months, it’s time to give your house a pop of colour that will bring in the new season. This activity is perfect for the whole family to enjoy - no matter their ag…

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5 ways to impress your mom this Mother's Day!

Apr 8, 2021

Mother’s Day is coming up fast and we want to help make it easy for you to pamper your mom! Whether she prefers savoury or sweet, there are tons of tasty dishes she can wake up to. So get ready to giv…

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Bring the luck of the Irish into your home this St ...

Mar 13, 2021

For St. Patrick’s Day we want to help you not only spend some quality time with your kids, but also recycle something that (we hope!) you've already got at home. Empty egg cartons! We promise this …

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