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, […]
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?
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 […]
Children are susceptible to emotions just like everyone. They get angry and sometimes won’t be able to control it. Some children don’t know how to let their anger and stress out, leading to temper tantrums. This is where parents come in and teach their kids how to let their anger out in a positive way. […]
There will come a time when toddlers cling to their parents. It might be cute at first, but in the long run it will become tiresome and annoying. Children become clingy when they become afraid or anxious. This is common in children, especially when there is a change happening. Changes in caregivers or babysitters or […]
Too often, parents seek ways to improve their child’s behavior, and when they’re asked which strategies they have used, it is revealed that punishments are the most commonly used method of redirecting a child’s undesired behavior. The differences between punishment and discipline can be subtle at first glance. In fact, they are often interpreted and […]
Montessori learning refers to the approach that focuses on the holistic development of the child where they are given the opportunity to grow in a productive and healthy way. Montessori does not only refer to an educational approach, it can also be used as a parenting method and considered a lifestyle. Montessori parenting means that […]
It’s August, summer is finally coming to an end and the new school year is right around the corner. Time for parents and students all over the country to start their back to school preparations. Whether your children look forward to this event or they dread the regimented school days ahead, one thing is for […]