10 Tips to Teach Your Kids to Calm Down

Kids get annoyed when their playmates betray them, parents don’t give them the toy they want, or even when hungry. Some kids stomp their feet when they want to express their frustration. Parents wonder how to direct that anger into something productive.

Celebrating National Family Stories Month this November

With Thanksgiving around the corner, many of us will be gathering with our families. This will be an excellent time to share stories, and listen to grandparents talk about family history. Because wonderful and interesting stories get passed around during this time of the year, November is called the National Family Stories Month. It is […]

7 Ways to Keep your Child from Getting Sick at School

Enrolling your child in preschool is an excellent start to setting them on the path for academic success. However, your little one can’t make the most of this opportunity if they are sick half the month. This is why staying healthy and keeping kids from getting sick at school is important. Take note of the […]

How to Deal with Child Separation Anxiety at Drop Off

It is completely normal for children to feel anxious when you drop them off at school in the morning. It may be difficult, but separation anxiety is something that happens while adjusting to school. This phase may be hard for both the child and parent. With the right coping strategies, you’ll soon get over the […]

Communication Skills Your Child Needs to Make Friends

Every parent wants what’s best for their child. Communication is an important part of life and it’s taken for granted  that children will learn as they grow up. However, communication is a skill that needs to be taught to children, just like academic skills. There are many things in life that depend on having good […]

6 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Preschool

Starting preschool marks a new phase in your child’s life. It’s the start of a new milestone in their development. While this early start helps set your child on the path for later academic success, the transition is not always easy. Preparing for this phase may be difficult for both you and your child. Here […]

Kid-Friendly Places to Visit with your Child

The importance of spending quality time with your children cannot be overstated. If you are a parent, finding ways to connect with your children is crucial. While there are plenty of activities you can do together at home, it’s an even better idea to get out of the house and let them burn some energy. […]

Toddler Developmental Milestones Guide for Parents

When your baby turns two years old, he’s officially a toddler. This is going to be the time of huge emotional, mental, social and physical growth for your child. Here’s a guide for parents on what skills and milestones your toddlers are typically meant to achieve at a certain age. Physical Milestones At this age, […]

Celebrate National Picnic Month by Going on a Picnic with the Family

Everybody celebrates Independence Day in July. But, what many people don’t know is that we also celebrate National Picnic Month in July, too! Going for a picnic is an excellent time to embrace nature and breathe in fresh air. It is also a great opportunity to bond with friends, family and loved ones. While a […]

Tips to Prepare your Children for the New School Year

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 […]