Monthly Archives: August 2018

Garabatos y más garabatos – Creatividad a flor de piel con tu peque

By |August 29th, 2018|

El arte y la creatividad son componentes esenciales en la experiencia humana. La mayoría de nosotros no somos expertos en pintura o pianistas reconocidos, pero tenemos algunas expresiones de nuestros esfuerzos creativos. Para algunas personas la habilidad es organizar el desorden, para otras diseñar arreglos florales – o simplemente agacharte y ensuciarte las manos con […]

5 Tips for Easy Traveling

By |August 27th, 2018|

There’s only one more week of summer left before school resumes but you can still hit the road on the weekend for summer and fall adventures! Traveling with kids is exciting and has the potential to leave lasting memories, but it can be a lot of work.

With some planning and preparation, long car rides can go […]

Helping Older Children and Teens to Build Good Reading Habits

By |August 10th, 2018|

We have explored why it is important for parents to read. Well, all those benefits that you can get from reading can also come to your older children and teens when they read to themselves. The trouble is that the rates of reading for pleasure drop as children get older. A recent study found that while about 53% […]

Childproofing for the Outdoors

By |August 2nd, 2018|

Following up on last week’s water safety post, this week we discuss other ways to keep your kids safe in your own backyard.

Summer is officially in full swing, which means the sprinklers are flowing and swimsuits have become everyday wear. As toddlers and young children ask to spend more and more time playing outside, it […]