Of course personality plays a big role in how your child approaches life, but it is important to remember that there are certain fundamental things you can do to encourage the well-being of your children. Here are some key elements: As a parent, be emotionally available Set clearly defined limits Set and define responsibilities Ensure […]
Valentine’s Day is nearly here – we have created for you a fun Valentine’s Day Word search, ideal for children. As you search for the words remember that they can be vertical, backwards, diagonal or horizontal. You can print out our Valentine’ Day word search here. Enjoy the day!
Do you feel that you have lost control of your kids? We all want our children to be happy and healthy individuals. Sometimes we need a wake up call and get back to basics! Here are a few ideas that may help: Set limits and remember that you are the parent. What you say goes! […]
The American Dental Association sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month in February to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Oral health is very important, particularly for young children. During the early years, teeth are being to grow and if left unclean long term damage can be done. We want to help you […]
Mornings can be a crazy time when you have kids! But we can help your busy family get more organized and make healthy choices for breakfast as you all try to rush out to work or school. But as tempting as it may be to grab a sugar-filled cereal bar or to skip breakfast entirely, (which is […]
This is not an easy subject to discuss with anyone, but with your kids it is extremely difficult. We found these tips that we think will help. Create a peaceful atmosphere Offer practical reassurance Allow them to grieve Resist the urge to throw your partner under a bus! Stay strong To read this article in […]
Start from an early age! All young kids love to help around the house and the earlier a child learns how to help with household chores the easier it will be in the future! We have prepared a list of chores appropriate for toddlers: Fold small items of laundry (such as kitchen towels or hand […]
As a new year starts, try some new ideas on how to make delicious healthy meals for your family. Nutrition is important for growing children and adults too! As a parent raising healthy eaters during these important years by doing your best to: Serve regular, balanced meals and snacks with a variety of nutrient-rich foods. […]