The benefits of giving your children responsibilities around the house have been proven. Children who are given chores at a young age are more successful as adults, develop their fine and gross motor skills, learn to work well with others, learn about delayed gratification, and gain a sense of purpose. But after a long day, […]
As children grow and face new challenges, it becomes increasingly important to make sure that they are dealing with adversity in positive ways. Coping skills help children deal with strong emotions like frustration and anger and allow them to overcome challenges in their lives. Coping skills can have long- lasting implications in a child’s life, […]
With the start of a new school year, it means that it’s also time to take more care of your child. You wouldn’t want them to miss half their classes because they kept getting sick, right?
Preschool is great for kids but the first day can be quite stressful. The first day can be a mix of anxiety and excitement for both the parents and the kids. It’s fun to take on a new adventure but sometimes change can be scary.
Preschool is a milestone for a child but sending them to school for the first time can be nerve-wracking. Some children embrace the change in schedule as they go to school for the first time. Some develop anxiety from being separated and respond negatively.
The winter holidays can be a magical time, filled with wonder, excitement, and treats! For parents, it can be a stressful time that requires juggling house guests, entertainment, shopping, baking along with the responsibilities of daily life. With some careful planning, however, this holiday season can be one of the simplest yet, leaving you time […]
Whether they’re on Fall, Winter, or Spring Break, kids tend to get restless and misbehave after a few days of unstructured time around the house. However, there are many ways you for keeping kids entertained, busy and learning during the break. All while having fun! The next time your children are home from school, try […]
The holiday season is the time to give and receive gifts, such as books, toys, and movies. Children look at different toys that shine in malls that make their eyes sparkle with joy. Parents, on the other hand, worry about the safety of the toys they buy.
Sending kids to preschool offers a plethora of wonderful benefits for most children. However, as each child has their own unique needs, deciding whether to send your child to preschool can be daunting decision. Even parents who have taken the preschool route agree that preschool has its downsides. Need help in making a decision? Take […]
It’s normal for children to fight with each other; it’s human nature. Even adults have disagreements once in a while. Learning how to handle conflicts and differences is important. We are social creatures, and in order to survive, we need each other. So, we need to learn how to get along despite our differences and […]