The Power of PJ’s

It all started with my young children on Christmas Eve.  We had a tradition that they were able to open one small gift on that special night.  The gift was always a new pair of cozy PJ’s.  Fast forward 7 years…my children are now teens.  They are taller than me and they think they are smarter than me.  But one thing hasn’t changed, they still enjoy opening a gift of PJ’s on Christmas Eve! It is hard to believe that this will be our 7th year collecting PJ’s for the C...

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Every Child Should Have A New Pair of PJ’s For Christmas

For Oakville’s Robyn Bowman, owner of the Creating Space Yoga Studio, the holidays are about helping others. “I know the holidays are approaching when my inner elf kicks in and I start preparing for the annual Holiday Pyjama Drive for the Halton Children’s Aid Foundation,” she noted. This will be Bowman’s fifth year organizing the drive, which she founded. And she is not alone in her efforts as the community has rallied behind the cause. In the past, local hockey teams, dance studios, grade scho...

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Proliferation of Pj’s!

As we move through the years and the holidays approach, we usually gravitate towards long lasting traditions and try to hold on to the same yearly events and gatherings.  But as we all know, things always change and never stay the same.  There is both sadness and freedom in this truth.  The shapes of our families change.  Kids grow up, people move away or we lose someone that we love.  It is hard to envision replicating the same loved traditions with the changing shapes around us. What I have no...

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Thank You! Another Successful Holiday Pajama Drive for Halton Children’s Aid

Thank you to our amazing community of yogi’s and neighbours for making this year’s Holiday Pajama Drive for the Halton Children’s Aid Foundation so successful! This year we collected over 100 pairs of cozy pj’s for the children in our community that need our love and support. I continue to be inspired and amazed at the wonderful group of people who practice at our studio. Way to go!!!  ...

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Warmth of the Season – Holiday Pajama Drive Makes News

  Warmth of the season. PJs FOR CHRISTMAS: Creating Space Yoga Studio owner Robyn Bowman shows off some of the pajamas already donated.   ERIC RIEHL / OAKVILLE BEAVER   OK…I took one for the team with this recent photo in the Oakville Beaver. Let’s say the holiday spirit sprang out of me while tossing pj’s into the air! We will continue to collect new pj’s for the Halton Children’s Aid Foundation until Monday, December 19th. Thank you for all of the donations...

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Third Annual Holiday Pajama Drive

It’s that time of year again when we hunt for cozy pajama’s to give to the children in the care of the Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton. This will be our third year of organizing and developing our Holiday Pajama Drive. We now have the additonal support of Grace Academy of Dance and Performing Arts as an additional drop-off site. We are anticipating that this year will surge beyond previous years so that we are able to reach out to more children who need our help. It started...

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“Making Kids Feel Warm and Fuzzy at Christmas” headlines in the Oakville Beaver on November 24, 2010

Our studio is making headlines in the local Oakville Beaver Newspaper. Word is spreading about how the Creating Space Yoga Community cares! Read this story in the Oakville Beaver… “Children are getting a warm fuzzy feeling this holiday from Creating Space Yoga Studio and it’s not just from exercise, but pajamas. Once again, Robyn Bowman, owner and director of the studio is hosting her studio’s annual Holiday Pajama Drive for the Halton Children’s Aid Foundation. It’s on now and will...

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Holiday Pajama Drive Begins Again

  We are excited to be organizing our 2nd Holiday Pajama Drive for the kids in the care of the Halton Children’s Aid Foundation. The pajama drive began with a Christmas tradition. Every Christmas Eve in our home, the children are excited to open one gift before bed. That gift always contains a fuzzy warm pair of pj’s for their Christmas slumber. We wanted to extend our tradition on to other children in our community who may need our help. Last year our yoga community at Creating...

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Creating Space Yoga In The Oakville Beaver

Our successful Holiday Pajama Drive for the Halton Children’s Aid Society made the local Oakville Beaver this week. We collected in just a couple of weeks, 65 pairs of pajamas for local children in the care of the Children Aid Society. Thinking of the 65 children who were able to open a pair of new cozy pj’s Christmas morning makes the memories of the holidays even more special. It feels so good to give! Thank you to everyone who contributed!   Here is a link to the Oakville Bea...

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Creating Space Holiday Pajama Drive

  For the month of December we will be collecting new pajama’s to pass on to the Halton Children’s Aid Society. Consider involving your friends and neighbors and bring along more. All of the pajama’s collected will be passed on to a deserving local child. There is a particular need for youth sizes (ages 12 -18).   Thanks for helping!...

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