Parenthood is an entirely new phase in life. Nothing can prepare us for parenthood better than hands-on experience as we go through it, as experience is the best teacher. Unfortunately, there’s no manual or cookie-cutter formula for how to be the best new parents. Every parent you encounter has an opinion to share. But when […]
Discipline has to be the most challenging part of parenting. But raising a child can also be the most rewarding thing when done right. Discipline is essential for your child’s character development. As children grow up, new habits start to develop and it’s our responsibility as parents to steer our child’s behavior in the right […]
Between television, tablets, computers, video games, and smartphones, kids are constantly surrounded by electronic devices. But according to guidelines provided by the World Health Organization, children need to spend less time in front of screens and more time engaged in active play in order to grow up healthy. That’s all well and good, but with […]
Obesity is becoming a major problem for kids nowadays; parents and pediatricians alike are all getting worried. We hear parents complaining about how their children prefer to eat fast food and spend the day watching TV or playing video games. Parents should make sure that their children engage in physical activities as much as they […]
When we think of science, we always think about complicated experiments that are beyond the grasps of toddlers and preschoolers. However, there are many simple and fun science activities your preschoolers can try. We all know that preschool age is a time when children are more open-minded and inquisitive – two characteristics perfect for budding […]
Technology may be a big part of our lives, with most people relying so much on it. But books are still one of the great resources for learning. That’s why it is still important to make reading as exciting as possible. It can take you to places, various time periods, and allows you to widen […]
Proper child training is the best way to enforce good behavior. Being prepared to carry out consequences for kids – both natural and created – when the need arises will significantly lessen inconsistency, help eliminate constant yelling and prevent frustration. For parents, it can be frustrating when you put your child in time-out multiple times […]
For someone who has or had a toddler, you know that they can be a handful. Household chores already keep your hands full. And thinking of ways to keep toddlers busy is not really on top of your to-do list. One solution include introducing fun educational activities to them.
Whether you want it dipped, seasoned, rolled or simply as is, there’s no doubt that soft pretzels are a delicious treat that everybody loves! This month, you have all the right reasons to enjoy this tasty snack with the whole family. Why? Because it’s National Soft Pretzel Month!
Preschoolers are always full of energy and curiosity. And as a parent, the task is not easy. There are days when everything is vibrant and you feel lucky to have been blessed with one. On some days having a preschooler can be too much to handle. Keeping up with their energy can be challenging. Here […]