We hear of so many signs and signals from teachers, friends and family that go unnoticed in our children's behavior, or we make excuses before finally taking our child to the doctor to be tested and possibly diagnosed with ADHD.
Potty training is a major milestone. The success of potty training hinges on physical and emotional readiness not a specific age. The true secret to success is timing and “Patience”!
In the world of parenting we have multiple motivations for introducing our children to electronic devices. It is important to remember that even though we live in a digital driven society the most important thing we can do as parents is interact with our children to ensure healthy development.
Kid's bite for a number of reasons - and most of them aren't intentionally malicious. They're in pain...They're exploring their world...They're looking for a reaction...They're craving attention...They're frustrated.
Toys are more than just something to play with, toys should be fun but they should also be age appropriate, stimulating and safe. Toys should be thought of as developmental learning tools as they are so important in the social, mental, physical and emotional development of children.
Mommies with infants do you know the importance of “Tummy Time”? Because of the amount of time babies spend on their backs sleeping and in “Containers” like car seats, bouncers and swings they need plenty of Tummy Time while awake.
When you see the three letters P.A.M, what is the first thing that springs to your mind? It probably is'nt the words Primary Amoebic Meningoencephalitis. Primary Amoebic Meningoencephalitis, also known as P.A.M, is a disease people don’t understand, and have probably never heard of until someone they know contracts it.
With some of the hottest days of summer still ahead of us, child safety advocates are focusing on a recent rising cause of children’s deaths. Leaving a child in a vehicle on a hot summer day has resulted in 17 deaths in 2014 in the US alone.
One of the greatest gifts you can give a child is the skill of reading, and this begins by teaching them to LOVE books. By bridging home and school with this one passion we see so many areas of a child’s development soar.
As a parent, you know what's best for your child. When considering childcare for your child, don't just look at the group they will be entering the school in. You need to think about the future. While viewing the facility ask yourself....