How do you prepare your child for kindergarten? It's such a huge step for them! If you have a child who will be starting school next year, you may already have started to worry about how the transition will unfold (for the both of you, if we’re being entirely honest). You know it will be good for your child to spread her wings, but what if she struggles when she gets to … [Read more...]
Family life is about more than the day-to-day needs of feeding and caring for your children. It's about getting out there and having fun together as a family.; shopping for great gifts on a budget, staying organized without spending all your free time cleaning. It's also about dealing with the more difficult issues of parenting, including bullying and cyberbullying. Our goal is to provide you with all the tools you need to lead a balanced fun, and healthy family life.
Looking for simple ways to teach vocabulary to your toddler, especially when you're dealing with a speech delay? We have you covered! As a parent, you wait with baited breath for your baby’s first word. Will it be “Mama,” “Dada,” or something else entirely? Once that first word comes out, for most kiddos, it’s only a matter of time before others will follow. Even if your … [Read more...]
This post is sponsored by Bayer. To make sure these products are right for you, always read and follow the label. It's Heart Month in Canada, and I'm not talking the chocolate-filled Valentine's Day treats we give each other to celebrate our love! I'm talking about that hard-working blood-pumping organ in your chest that makes it possible for you to love in the first … [Read more...]
It's extremely important to say positive things to a child on a daily basis. If you don't, that child will start to lose his or her self-worth, which in turn affects school work, home life and interaction with friends. Honestly, there is an unlimited number of wonderful things you can tell children in an effort to make them feel good about themselves and boost their … [Read more...]
Although this post has been generously sponsored by Garnier Whole Blends, the opinions and language are my own. I don’t know about you, but during the winter it’s kind of hard to get going in the morning. Half of the time, it’s still dark outside when I get up! Even though I’m usually a morning person, on those dark days I want nothing more than to crawl back under my … [Read more...]