Life with a teenager is never easy. There’s something about getting into those teen years that is guaranteed to come with a bad attitude, a sense of entitlement and many, many arguments. For those behavioral issues that go beyond typical teenage angst, it can be hard to know how to get started or who to […]
This spring, you and your family should take advantage of the warmth after a snowy, icy or otherwise chilly winter. The following seven essentials will make this spring the best yet, setting your family up for a dazzling summer!
It’s recommended that children start using sippy cups by the first birthday to help prevent tooth decay. Here are 5 tips to help your child transition from bottles to sippy cups.
Children’s book author and educator Kelly Santana-Banks shares parenting tips for reducing toddler tantrums.
Nurse, mom, and founder of HiFiveBaby, Nancy Shaw shares doctors’ recommendations for new parents eager to explore the world through their newborn’s eyes.
When we were growing up, we spent summers outside, enjoying the warm sunshine and cool lemonade. Today, on the other hand, more kids are spending summers indoors on sofas, watching TV or playing video games. If your kids prefer having fun that way, rather than playing outside, stay with us. Here are some summer activities […]
Parenting today is not like it was when we were growing up. The world has changed. There’s widespread violence, constant distractions, an overabundance of information and people, and dwindling resources. For our kids to thrive in this world, it’s up to us to make them stronger — intellectually, socially, spiritually, emotionally, and physically. As parents, […]
Anxiety disorders can be hard to deal with as an adult, but when your child is diagnosed with one, it can be quite scary. Anxiety symptoms are becoming more and more common in school-aged children, recorded in 10-20% of students and 18% of the general population. While it can take some effort on your part, […]
How many car accidents have affected your commute in your lifetime? How many near misses have you had? Car collisions happen all the time. Traffic accidents claim over a million lives and injure up to 50 million people worldwide every year. And they’re still a leading cause of injury and death among our children. If […]
Music is an art enjoyed by all cultures at all points in life, but it begins before birth. Just as it may take years to understand the nuances of a painting or the flavors of a fine meal, music comprehension takes time to develop. Between birth and ten years of age is the time when […]