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How Sensory Play Enhances Development In Children

How Sensory Play Enhances Development In Children

"Sensory play enhances development in children!" As an Occupational Therapist (in a previous life), I've uttered this statement countless times. And the fact remains, that the importance of sensory play for development in children cannot be emphasized enough.  But...

Co-sleeping With a Toddler Pros and Cons

Co-sleeping With a Toddler Pros and Cons

Why Look at Co-sleeping With a Toddler Considering co-sleeping with a toddler?Be sure you’re aware of co-sleeping safety before you let them snuggle in your bed. When you have a toddler in the house, they’ve likely ended up sleeping in your bed at some point. Even if...

Inspiring Our Future Leaders Is Vital Today

Inspiring Our Future Leaders Is Vital Today

Leadership.  The word alone evokes a surge of emotions during this heated political era.  Now, more than ever it is imperative we find ways of inspiring our future leaders. As we consider those who inspire others and create history we often wonder how they will propel...

Virtual Learning: Our Top Health Hacks

Virtual Learning: Our Top Health Hacks

Have you delved into the world of virtual learning before or this is a first-time experience for you and your children?  Now is a good time to consider a few health hacks as remote learning continues to grow.  With this global pandemic, fewer schools are offering...

A Pregnant Woman Will Relate To These Woes

A Pregnant Woman Will Relate To These Woes

29 Things Only A Pregnant Woman Will Know A pregnant woman is a truly special being and there are things that happen during this journey that only they can know. At Famous Parenting we are all about giving you the best parenting advice for all stages of your family's...

Teaching Babies to Swim Has Many Physical Benefits

Teaching Babies to Swim Has Many Physical Benefits

You may or may not have heard but teaching babies to swim is of vital importance for their safety.  According to the CDC, two children aged under 14 die everyday from unintentional drowning.  So, you can understand that it is imperative to teach babies and kids to...

Excess Screen Time For Kids During Covid-19

Excess Screen Time For Kids During Covid-19

How To Deal With The Excess Of Screen Time For Kids During Covid-19 Screen time has long been a topic of debate but especially the excess of screen time for kids during Covid-19.  Does prolonged screen time have harmful effects on child development?  If so, how much...

Encourage Your Toddler To Talk With Fun Activities

Encourage Your Toddler To Talk With Fun Activities

Use Some Imagination To Teach Your Toddler To Talk Parents are eager to communicate with children and look for ways to encourage your toddler to talk.  There are no words to describe the euphoria you feel when your baby smiles and calls you ‘mama’ for the first time. ...

Teaching Children About Thanksgiving – The Facts

Teaching Children About Thanksgiving – The Facts

It’s Important To Talk To Your Kids About Thanksgiving  What should we be teaching children about Thanksgiving?  The time of year when we take stock of all our blessings?  2020 has been the year of change, so let's apply this to the way we talk to kids about...

Reading to Remember Builds Knowledge Quickly

Reading to Remember Builds Knowledge Quickly

The Art of Reading to Remember Reading to remember is important for avid readers and those who read occasionally, otherwise what is the point of reading? Those who love to read thrive with their head in a book and devour plenty of them. As it happens we forget 90% of...