How To Let Your Children Grow Up

When you have children, you know that someday, they’re going to grow up. They’re going to become big and strong. They’ll have their whole lives ahead of them. You’ll see your child develop his or her own personality. You’ll get to see the world through your child’s eyes and you’ll learn about the little person…

Why Every Child Should Have a Digital Camera

My father often told us life was a matter of perspective. Our position determined our view on issues and our sensitivity and sensibility toward others. When I was a little girl having a still camera or the resources to develop film was not something to be taken lightly. Regardless, on my fourth birthday my parents…

Are Schools Doing Enough For Health & Fitness?

Over the years many different acts and guides have been put into place in order to try and fight child obesity. There is now a ‘guideline amount’ of physical activity that children under a certain age have to participate in. However, forcing children to participate cannot be the most efficient way to try and fight…

Home First Aid For Kids – Some Healthy Tips

Having a well-stocked first aid kit at home is just common sense. But if you have kids, then you’ll know, it’s doubly important to make sure you’ve got everything you need at hand. After all, you can’t wrap kids up in cotton wool – bumps, scrapes, cuts and bruises are inevitable. Not to mention, the…

How to Help Your Child Improve Their Self-Esteem

Back to school time is in full swing. Which means your children may be making new friends. Or maybe they are making enemies, at no fault of their own but because of the signature class bully. Bullies are a very real situation in classrooms all across the world. Talk to your children often about their…

Sing Your Way Into The Heart of a Tween

Parenting can be an impossible task. You go from being your child’s hero to enemy in the matter of 10 years. Before you know it, your kid is in junior high and they refuse to be seen with you. You drop them off a block away from the school so they can walk with their…