Fresh Finds

Sure you’ll need pencils, paper and felt pens for the start of a new school year, but this back-to-school shopping list is about the fun stuff! From fall fashion to arriving in style, these items—like a new pair of back-to-school shoes—will help start the new year off on the right foot!

Fall Fashion

Canadian clothing brand Hatley has launched its fall collection just in time for back-to-school. Born of a quest to find the perfect clothes for today’s active kids, Hatley’s new back-to-school collection will take kids from the classroom to the park to bed in total comfort and style. From pyjamas to outerwear to day wear, the collection is vibrant, whimsical and distinctive. Designed in Montreal and produced using ethically sourced materials the collection is available in stores now, with prices ranging from $22 to $175.

Back-to-School Bars

Canadian plant-based food innovators Yoso has just launched their Immuno10 Probiotic Bar. As the first Keto-friendly probiotic bar, Yoso features 10 billion stable, clinically-proven probiotics, helping to support better gut health in four delicious flavours. It’s the perfect on-the-go food with only 3 grams of sugar, 15 grams of fibre, 7 grams of fat. Yoso is 100 percent plant-based, Non-GMO-Certified and EcoCert Organic. Available at yoso.ca.

Globber Big Wheel Scooter

Get to school in style on this big wheel scooter, now for kids. The NL 205 series delivers 2-wheel scooters with big wheels (205mm) for kids to get to their destination faster. Built-in front suspension for maximum shock absorption and smooth rides; a patented folding system to easily store and carry the scooter; a robust aluminum deck. Perfect for kids 8+, teens and adults, holding up to 100kg. Available on Amazon.

Stay Hydrated

Nalgene Outdoor, the OG-resusable water bottle, a favourite on back-to-school lists for decades, relied on by parents, students of all ages and teachers for environmentally-friendly, easy-to-clean hydration. Extra credit? Nalgene bottles are still under $20 for a durable, leak-proof and long-lasting product, so a formidable budget-friendly option for families. Nalgene Outdoor offers a wide variety of storage containers in 4-, 8-, 16- and 32-ounce sizes. Simplicity Hack: stock containers with bulk healthy snacks to grab and go from the pantry or fridge for the school day!

Skip Hop Back-to-School Back Packs

Zoo Big Kid and Little Kid back packs easily hold all the supplies your preschooler might need for a busy day of work and play, and the mesh side pocket adjusts to fit a juice box, sippy cup or water bottle. Features: signature Skip Hop Zoo characters, crafted details and fun matching zipper pulls, roomy bottle pocket, padded, adjustable comfy straps, write-on name tag inside, easy-to-clean lining, BPA-Free, Phthalate-free.

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