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Tips for Putting Your Child to Bed

by Patti Teel Getting your child to sleep is about much more than what happens once they get into bed. Here are some ways to establish a healthy bedtime routine each and every night: Make sure bedtime is at the same time every night. Children feel safe and are much more likely to be good […]

The Ten Things That Successful Parents Do

By Dr. Tom Olson 1. They are leaders as well as parents. They don’t rely on the schools, the government, television, the movies or music to teach their children values and the difference between right and wrong. They do it themselves. 2. They have a vision for their family and its future, one that is […]

The Importance of Mothers

by Rexanne Mancini Moms, did you ever question your value as a role model, caretaker, administer of hugs and Band-Aids? I think we all have in today’s climate of “do more, get more, have more.” Many of us work to bring home a paycheck and others work for our sanity. Have you ever wondered if […]

The Importance of Fathers

by Rexanne Mancini There is no doubt that mothers play an all-important leading role in the lives of their children. They are the obvious heroes of child rearing. But what about a father’s role? Just how important are the dads of the world compared to the almighty image of mother? My belief is that fathers […]

Teaching Children Good Manners

by Rexanne Mancini Last week in my newsletter, I mentioned that my children knew how to behave in nice restaurants because they had been exposed to the atmosphere at an early age. My idea of well behaved might be different from yours, however, I think there are certain basics that are important and universal. When […]

Teach Children to Relax Themselves to Sleep

by Patti Teel If you’re a parent, it’s important to realize that in order for your child to be physically and emotionally healthy as well as a successful student, it’s vital for him to get a sufficient amount of quality sleep. As research continues to emerge, we are realizing that a good night’s sleep is […]

Sneaky Fun; Play With Your Kids and Still Get the Job Done

by Colleen Langenfeld “Mom, I’m bored!” “Dad, play with me!!” Sound familiar? If you’re a parent, these plaintive cries from your children can become daily shouts. As busy moms and dads, we’re continuously torn by the demands on our time. Here are some simple ways to spend time with your kids while getting the jobs […]

PlayDate Initiative

By Michell Muldoon It Takes Initiative To Get Kids To Play Play is a rare luxury for most kids in this country. In today’s world, children live a life that is over-scheduled. Children go from school, to after-hours day care, sports, music and dance lessons or other types of after-school activities. There are also the […]

PlayDate Etiquette

By Michell Muldoon The Basics Children today don’t really just “play” anymore. The main reason for this is that, sadly, our lives have become so ridiculously over-booked that even children’s play is relegated to the infrequent openings on family calendars. More importantly, spontaneous, innocent and adventurous play time is no longer a real option for […]

More Movement, Smarter Kids

by Rae Pica Most people can understand how physical activity can impact not only their child’s physical development but also his social/emotional development. But intellectual development? What could movement possibly have to do with learning? After all, schools – where most of the child’s learning is supposed to take place – are our prime promoters […]

Looking Into Au Pair Agencies

By Carl Walker Any parent or parents can benefit from having some good au pair agencies on their side. If you have not had the chance to find out much about au pair agencies yet then there is no time like the present. It is important that you get only the very best care for […]

Learning Through Senses – The Key To A Child’s Development

by News Canada (NC)—The first few years of a child’s life are full of new and exciting experiences that are absorbed like a sponge through the five senses: touch, taste, smell, sight and sound. From birth, newborns are bombarded with a busy world that they must learn to master. It is the senses that pave […]

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