Here are some facts about Shrove Tuesday which is celebrated on February 28. Shrove Tuesday is a Christian festival to mark the start of Lent. Lent is a period of about six weeks when Christians are meant to practice abstinence – by giving up luxuries or unnecessary things. Lent ends on Maundy Thursday, the day […]
In this tech savvy world that we live in to manage family and work life, it is important for parents that it could be detrimental to their child’s ability to learn. We want to share with you an article by HealthyChildren.org which gives parents three ways of enhancing the communication skills of their child. Play […]
“Kindness starts with love” – that’s a great quote to begin Random Acts of Kindness week which is celebrated February 12-18 2017. Practicing kindness is more than just a nice thing to do; it’s also beneficial to overall well-being. Did you know that kindness is scientifically proven to boost health and happiness. To celebrate the […]
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!
Did you know that children do follow in their parents’ footsteps? This is good and bad news! Literally. This is the conclusion of NIH-funded researchers who found that in underserved populations, parents’ physical activity—and their sedentary behavior—directly correlates with the activity level of their preschoolers. Researchers say these findings, published January 9 in the American Journal […]
Every February, the American Dental Association sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Oral health is very important, particularly for young children. Teeth are being to grow and if left unclean long term damage can be done. If you don’t want your kid to suffer from such conditions […]
January 27th – “National Have fun at work day” – and we have found some ideas to help you celebrate! We all spend many hours at work so we should try to enjoy it , correct? Whatever ways you celebrate make sure its safe and that you have the bosses approval, or better still – […]
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 […]