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What To Do When Your Child Is A Bully

By |November 14th, 2018|

Bullying is all over in the news today. It’s an important topic and one that deserve our attention as it becomes increasingly hard for today’s teenagers to safely navigate their social world.

There are warning signs to look for when you suspect that your child is being bullied. But what about when your child is the […]

Your Unique Toddler

By |November 2nd, 2018|

Toddlers are explosive bundles of personality and energy. One minute they are charming you with their rendition of “Shake It Off.” The next, they are in emotional meltdown mode over their milk being too “milky.” From one minute to the next, you never know what to expect with a toddler. But that’s part of the […]

Fright Night Fears: Ways to Make Halloween Less Scary for Children

By |October 3rd, 2018|

Halloween decorations are in full force in stores and around town. You may notice your preschooler feeling a little more fearful than usual with the spooks and goblins lining store shelves.

If your preschooler is on the younger side, this might be the first year they became truly afraid around Halloween. One of the social emotional […]

Managing Negative Self-Talk

By |September 19th, 2018|

Children can sometimes believe negative things about themselves. Negative “self-talk” may include thinking they are dumb, ugly, mean, or a bad person. They may say things like “No one likes me,” or “I hate how I look.”

It can be hard to hear your child talk this way about themselves, but you can support them to […]

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 […]

¿Sientes que te falta tiempo? Te mostramos algunas Estrategias para Familias Ocupadas

By |July 24th, 2018|

Los retos por asumir en familia los encontramos en cada etapa. Si sientes agobio y estrés al asumir los retos que conlleva la paternidad en la etapa escolar de tu peque, podemos acompañarte en ello.

Podrías pensar para ti que porque tus peques entraron a una edad en la que pueden comer, vestirse, usar el baño […]

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

By |July 24th, 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 […]