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7 Reasons Why Kids Need a Digital Detox


In some ways, technology is taking over our lives, and many families are feeling the effects of this trend in their homes. While it can be challenging for parents to control children's exposure to screens, it’s vital that we monitor how much time is being spent on electronic devices, as too much screen time can be detrimental to our children’s development and well-being. This is where the importance of a “digital detox” comes in. Digital technology has become an integral part of our daily lives, as it helps to keep us entertained, helps us stay connected with friends and family near [...]

7 Reasons Why Kids Need a Digital Detox2021-11-25T17:33:32+00:00

​​5 Tips to Help You Enhance Your Child’s Language Development


While language acquisition is a normal part of child development, it is not always easy to determine whether children are on track when it comes to reaching milestones in this area. Parents may worry that their children are falling behind as compared with their peers. This can cause unnecessary stress and anxiety. However, language development varies greatly among children, which is why parents need to remember that what they consider to be “average” when it comes to language skills development may actually be relatively advanced when compared with other children. In this article we will discuss eight tips that can help [...]

​​5 Tips to Help You Enhance Your Child’s Language Development2021-11-19T18:45:54+00:00

10 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Child Ready For a Preschool Learning Center


Starting preschool is a significant and memorable milestone for children. While this transition can be difficult for some kids, it doesn't have to be. Preparing your child ahead of time can make the experience much easier and help your little one feel more comfortable about starting school. Most early child care learning centers provide a combination of activities designed to help children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills at an early age. The preschool environment will be very different from your child's home life, and it takes time to adjust to the new setting and people. Here are ten tips that [...]

10 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Child Ready For a Preschool Learning Center2021-11-02T18:32:04+00:00

How to Improve your Child’s Social Skills: 10 Tips for Parents


As kids develop, they begin to become more socially mature and aware. Through various experiences, young children learn how to interact with their peers, share toys, and coexist peacefully. It's a wonderful thing when these behaviors start to take shape. But what if your child is not showing interest in playing with others? Luckily, there are a few everyday activities that you can introduce to your children in order to enhance your child’s social skills. These simple activities will not only improve their social competence, but they’re also fun for both you and your child. 10 Tips for Improving Children’s Social [...]

How to Improve your Child’s Social Skills: 10 Tips for Parents2021-11-02T18:15:25+00:00

6 Ways to Encourage Reading in Your Youngster


Reading is one of the most fundamental skills children will need to learn in order to succeed in school and beyond. Reading not only helps enrich children’s developing language and comprehension skills, but it also stimulates their creativity and imagination. When children are exposed to reading from a young age, it expands their vocabulary and encourages analytical thinking. Given the many benefits of reading during childhood, do you think your child is spending enough time reading? Do you encourage reading in your home?  Developing a lifelong love for reading begins at home. Read on and learn how to encourage your child [...]

6 Ways to Encourage Reading in Your Youngster2021-06-24T14:02:30+00:00

Top 6 Helpful Tips for New Parents


One of the most significant and most exciting milestones in a couple’s life is having a new baby. The first few years of your baby's life are a wonderful time, but they can also be very challenging. Newborns need constant attention and care, which means it can be difficult to find time for yourself. You also need to be ready to embrace both the joys and struggles that come with being a new parent as you adjust to your new role and try to meet your baby’s needs. Being a new parent can be overwhelming, and this blog post will share [...]

Top 6 Helpful Tips for New Parents2021-06-17T14:30:14+00:00

Top 5 Fun Indoor Activities you can do with the Family


Spending time outdoors is a refreshing activity for the whole family, however in most places it is just not an option at the moment. As the whole world is facing a pandemic, everyone is mandated to stay at home. On the bright side, this could mean a lot of time spent indoors together as a family. If you have kids with short attention spans, being stuck at home could also mean trouble. Making sure that your kids are kept occupied during this lockdown period is of utmost importance, for their safety and for your sanity. Here are a few indoor activities [...]

Top 5 Fun Indoor Activities you can do with the Family2020-04-09T03:02:42+00:00

Importance of Problem Solving Skills  and How to Nurture them in your Child


We all face problems on a daily basis. You, me—our kids aren’t even exempted. Across all different age groups, there rarely is a day when we don’t experience them. Teaching our kids to develop resilience can help as they face these challenges. Practical problem solving skills are just as necessary to teach our kids. The methods needed to resolve problems may require other skills such as creativity, critical thinking, emotional intelligence, teamwork, decision making, etc. Unlike with math problems, life doesn’t just come with one formula or guidebook that’s applicable to solve every little problem we face. Being adaptable to various [...]

Importance of Problem Solving Skills  and How to Nurture them in your Child2020-03-16T11:24:05+00:00

Where to Start in Disciplining a Strong Willed Child?


Don’t we all wish raising kids could be as easy as a walk in the park? A child who follows orders promptly, and doesn’t assert nor argue. It’s a dream scenario that all parents have but don’t always get. There is a saying that goes, “Leaders are not born, they are made.”  Yet every now and then, a strong-willed and difficult child can come your way and take your life by storm. They could become great leaders and powerful influences if proper discipline is taught in their childhood, but all that responsibility is in your hands as a parent. We know [...]

Where to Start in Disciplining a Strong Willed Child?2019-11-14T11:22:52+00:00
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