October 4, 2019

Many of our condo kids made it into Toronto Life’s October issue, which profiles several of the city’s intimate condo communities. We are lucky enough to have a tennis court at our building, so our kids have grown up with rackets in their hands! We host weekly tennis l...

October 10, 2018

In the first Condo Kids book, Noah is so desperate for a pet that he smuggles a Barbary sheep named Bob home from the local zoo. The story idea was born out of my oldest son’s desperation for a dog and my reluctance to grant him his wish. Well… after years of begging a...

May 14, 2018

Since launching The Condo Kids a year ago, so many unique and unexpected opportunities have come my way. Visiting schools to read to children has been one of the biggest upside surprises! Kids have the best questions and their enthusiasm is infectious. I was honoured t...

November 1, 2017

It's Statistics Canada official: the condo kids are taking over Toronto! 

Since the last Census in 2011, there were 10,500 more Toronto families with children living in condos, up to 129,000 from 118,000. The growth of these condo families (8.9 per cent) was more than d...

June 20, 2017

Ahhh, summer...the season of backyard BBQs, family reunions and 'Condo Kids' book signings! It would be so great to see some smiling faces at my upcoming events, so please come out and say hello!  I will be giving out free bookmarks too, so really, it's a no-brainer. H...

June 7, 2017

It was a dream come true having my first book signing at Chapters for The Condo Kids: Adventures with Bob the Barbary Sheep last weekend! The Kitchener location has a wonderful children's section with fabulous staff and I am thrilled there are now copies of the book in...

May 15, 2017

Nathaniel and I were up at the crack of dawn today to get ready for our interview on CBC's Metro Morning with Matt Galloway. We were invited on the show to talk about The Condo Kids: Adventures with Bob the Barbary Sheep, as well as our experience as a family livi...

May 8, 2017

The real condo kids were super excited to be featured in the Toronto Star this weekend. The article was all about how much we love condo living as a family. Lots of our building's kids showed up for the super fun photo shoot and were eagerly anticipating seeing themsel...

May 4, 2017

Toronto's skyline has been drastically transformed over the past few years with the abundance of new skyscrapers and condo developments. As a result, traffic congestion has never been worse and getting a last-minute reservation at a popular restaurant on a Saturday nig...

April 19, 2017

Trips to the High Park Zoo in Toronto have been a regular part of my kids' childhood, visiting the llamas, capybaras, bisons, and of course, the Barbary sheep! This was the inspiration for the character 'Bob' in the Condo Kids. When the 120-year-old zoo was on the verg...

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