There isn’t a person around who doesn’t think we need to praise our children. The decision to praise is not at issue, it is how we praise.
Think of this example, which is more meaningful to you? Which sends the message that the praiser is really engaged with the experience.
“Wow,... Read More
Any major change in a child’s life can lead to stress. Children have not yet learned to regulate their behaviors, and changes to the world as they know it can really change their perceptions of their world and what they know of their life. Common sources of stress involve... Read More
Playdoh, every parents’ nightmare, every child’s dream. Playdoh is such fun for children. As a parent, I know how much trouble it can be, playdoh in the cracks of your hardwood floors, and in your carpet, ugh.
Despite the challenges, the rewards for your child will outweigh the difficulties for... Read More
The dietary needs of young children are often a concern for parents and families. This question applies to many families of children, whether children are young or teens, parents worry that their children are getting the proper nutrition. As more and more young children are becoming what can be... Read More
Block play incorporates every single skill that children need to be successful in school and in life!
Block play gives children opportunities to develop many new skills and concepts. Block play helps children learn in a way that is best suited for them, and individually suited for each child. Every... Read More