When you have kids, everything changes. Including your once weekly outings to restaurants. If you’re thinking it would be wonderful to return to a restaurant in this lifetime but are worried about how your kids might behave, we’ve got you covered. Go kid-friendly Until your kids are bigger, it’s not the best idea to take […]
Here’s your guide on navigating through these tricky toddler tantrums. We all think our children are the best and most precious children ever. Of course, that all changes when that child throws themselves onto the floor of the store, proceeding to kick and scream as passersby stare while he wails on and on about the […]
Here’s 8 ways to tell if your little angel is overindulged. Experts say it’s impossible to spoil a baby with our love and attention. But as our children work their way through their toddler years, we should be setting more and more limits to help them learn and grow. We love our kids and we […]
And for them to actually mean it! This holiday season, your child will likely get quite a few gifts from grandparents, aunts, uncles and family friends. These lovely gestures, whether your child is happy about the gift (“A dolly! I love it!”) or unhappy about it (“I hate sweaters!), deserve proper and polite acknowledgement. You […]
How to raise a child who gives back. Children are self-centered little beings by nature. At this stage in their life, the world is small and everything involves them. It’s up to us as parents to help show them that while they matter, so do others, and that it’s important to give back. I was […]
6 steps for dealing with three-year-old when they refuse to hear you out. There isn’t a parent the world over that hasn’t yelled at their child at least once. Sometimes when children test our patience, it’s easy to erupt into anger. But this doesn’t send them a very positive message, or change their behavior in the […]
As any loving parent, I hate to see my children hurt. I make it my life’s goal to guard them, hold them closely, and protect them from harm, hurt, and disappointment. But while my motives are pure, the effect of my actions may be far from positive.