As your little one begins to grow, it is important they be given more responsibility. The goal is to see them transition from being completely dependent on you to being a totally independent flourishing individual. There are a lot you can do to help your child reach their age-appropriate goals. Here are 4 amazing parenting
Picky eating is often a part of a typical preschooler’s development. The good news is most children become comfortable eating a greater variety of foods as they grow older. These tips help parents deal with a picky eater and improve their diet. Have Schedule for Meals and Snacks Offering meals and snacks around the same
Keeping your home clean with kids is a lot easier said than done. These 25 ways to keep your home clean with kids are a great place to start.
Whether it’s rain or snow, long periods of bad weather can leave kids and parent’s feelings restless and cooped up. Instead of relying on screen time alone to get through the seemingly endless days, here are a few fun ways to keep kids active, entertained and burning energy while stuck inside, get everyone working together,
Temper tantrums are a common characteristic in toddlers, as it is how they express their frustration or inability to communicate their needs. However, older kids may also have occasional temper tantrums. It isn’t uncommon for a 5 or 6-year-old child to throw a tantrum when they don’t get what they want, they feel ill, or
From the time they are babies, children prefer to sleep with their parents. They feel secure when they sleep near their parents, and it is natural for them to want to continue this past infancy. In many families, children continue to share the family bed well into childhood. However, co-sleeping can cause poor sleep for
When your child was a baby, they needed you to do everything for them. As they grow older, their ability to tend to their needs improves. By the time they are a toddler, they have the capability to do a lot more things on their own. Parents can begin training their child to be independent
As a parent, you may be both excited and nervous when you discover you are expecting your next baby. Having gone through pregnancy before, the experience may not be as daunting as the first time. However, you have a new challenge to face—preparing your elder child for the new baby. You cannot predict how your
Household pets are often responsible for many childhood allergies. Common pets like cats, dogs, hamsters, and birds shed dander, fur, saliva, and droppings which contain proteins that act as allergens and trigger reactions in allergy-prone children. Furry pets are usually the most allergenic. Non-shedding animals like reptiles, fish, and amphibians rarely cause allergies. How They
School buses are a safe and popular means of transportation for school children. However, as with any mode of transportation, accidents are possible. The good thing is, your kids can avoid danger when they follow the proper safety measures. So, read on to learn the five most essential school bus safety tips for kids and
When your child transitions from kindergarten to first grade, it is a significant milestone in their life. Although every child is unique, there are certain physical, social, cognitive and emotional milestones they should achieve before they begin first grade. So, if you’re not sure where to start, here are 10 important skills to teach and
Kindergarten marks your child’s official entry into the formal education system. This is where they will formally learn about letters, numbers, sounds, words as well as some of the basic critical skills. Remember, school is a new environment your child isn’t familiar with, so it may take time for them to get accustomed to it.