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10 Ways Of Teaching Children Reading At Home

10 Ways Of Teaching Children Reading At Home

Teaching children reading skills is one of the most important things a parent can do! Use these simple home reading tips to raise an early reader!  The best advice I ever received was to teach my child to read well and early.  He was only 2 years old. By 5 years of...

Puree Food Vs Baby Led Weaning – All You Need To Know

Puree Food Vs Baby Led Weaning – All You Need To Know

When it comes to introducing solids to your baby there is one question on every parent’s mind.  Do I look to use pureed food or baby-led weaning? Here’s a closer look at the pros and cons of both practices. Introducing solids to a baby can be a very exciting yet...

Why Homework Don’t Boost Learning?|Homework Learning Remedies

Why Homework Don’t Boost Learning?|Homework Learning Remedies

Some learning institutions are canceling out the issuance of homework. They claim that homework does not add much value to education. Teachers might need to issue out a different type of homework. Many schools seem to adopt the policy of not issuing assignments. Here,...

Jacob Baranski: Raising Children in a Digital World

Jacob Baranski: Raising Children in a Digital World

Raising children in a digital World. Like many parents, I take a lot of joy in teaching my kids the little things. Getting dressed by themselves. Tying their own shoes.  Learning how to ask for help, but only when they need it. Everything from chewing with your mouth...

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...

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. ...