How to be Productive When Working from Home with a Toddler

Regardless of what you do to earn money from home, opting to ditch the daily commute to the office and go with the work-from-home set up offers an extensive range of benefits, especially to parents. One obvious benefit is that it gives you the chance to spend more time with your kids and family. It

2020-05-25T04:30:18-06:00May 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Fun Learning Activities for Kids During School Closures

Kids are like sponges and these are arguably the most important and foundational years of their lives. This is not only true when it comes to what their hearts and mind are soaking in, but the materials they are exposed to during these uncertain times. With schools being closed, kids are stuck at home for

2020-05-20T01:21:18-06:00May 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|

4 Helpful Tips for Preventing Infectious Diseases

Diseases have been around for as long as creatures have roamed the earth. Our immune systems are quite good at responding to infections but I’m sure most people would prefer not having the infection in the first place. With that in mind, let’s look at some of the ways for preventing infectious diseases. How Infections

2020-04-15T05:51:00-06:00April 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|

How to Host Remote Playdates for your Kids

Developing social skills is even more important for kids than it is for adults. It’s a crucial part of their overall development. It is through socialization that they learn values such as sharing and cooperation. It also trains them how to regulate their emotions around other people.  Therefore, young kids need to be exposed to

2020-04-14T06:03:48-06:00April 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|

6 Healthy Habits to Protect the Family from Getting Sick

It’s no secret how the Coronavirus pandemic has caused a global panic for people of all ages. And if you have kids in the family, it’s only natural for you to worry. As parents, you probably find yourself almost glued to the TV to get real-time news updates. You could be panicking and rummaging through

2020-03-27T07:46:34-06:00March 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|

5 Tips and Tactics to Make Traveling with Kids Stress-free

Do you remember the last time you went on vacation with your family? Or the last time you traveled and spent quality time with them? Busy schedules can take so much from our lives but at the end of the day, it’s important that parents look at the things that matter the most. It may

2020-03-11T06:30:44-06:00March 11th, 2020|Family|

Rewards for Kids: 4 Steps to Effectively Motivate Children

When it comes to activities that children love and those that they find little to no interest in, figuring out what motivates your child takes time and patience. It involves getting to know your child, learning what his or her interests are, and what they would be willing to do to achieve something they want. 

2020-02-20T08:52:25-06:00February 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|

6 Tips to Make Doing Homework Pleasant for your Child

After spending an entire day at school, holding nothing else but paper, books and pencils, there’s one thing kids look forward to - home! As soon as the bell rings, children rush to leave the four walls of their classroom to finally end a day of academics and have some fun playtime at home only

2020-02-20T08:42:01-06:00February 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Promoting Social and Emotional Development in Children: Four Tips for Every Parent

Social and emotional learning involves recognizing one's emotions and gaining control over them. This essentially refers to  emotional intelligence which enables a person to navigate social situations with ease, and use empathy to reduce conflict in order to maintain healthy relationships with others. Although schools teach the basics of recognizing emotions of others through facial

2020-01-31T05:45:56-06:00January 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

5 Huge Parenting Mistakes to Avoid with Your Kids

We all know that kids don’t come with owner’s manuals. Luckily, kids are also very resilient. As long as you love them and manage to keep them healthy, chances are they’ll grow up just fine. Still, we all want to be the best parents possible. So with that in mind, here are a few of

2020-01-29T05:36:56-06:00January 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|