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Cinco Trampas Parentales y Cómo Evitarlas

By |December 13th, 2018|

Debido a las presiones que acompañan el ser padre de familia, es fácil caer en las trampas comunes de crianza. Las trampas parentales que pueden entorpecer los objetivos de la crianza son maneras específicas sobre cómo actúa o a hablas con tus peques o pareja, o cómo se trata a sí mismo. Todos caemos en […]

Sobreviviendo al ser padre o madre soltera (Exitosamente)

By |December 13th, 2018|

Ser padre o madre soltera a menudo se acompaña de situaciones estresantes. Como única persona a cargo, es duro estar disponible al 100% en la necesidades físicas y emocionales de tu peque. Y mientras que los momentos de descanso son escasos, los estresantes vienen uno tras otro.

Sin embargo, hay formas de reducir y manejar el […]

Bah Humbug! Reducing Holiday Tantrums

By |December 13th, 2018|

The holidays are an exciting time for children. The lights, the sounds, abundance of frosted sugar cookies . . . excitement fills the air!

For toddlers, however, the change to routine, excitement of toys, and new stimuli can result in emotional ups and downs, including more tantrums or, as we like to frame them, “upsets.” But […]

Better Together: Parenting As a Team

By |November 20th, 2018|

While rocking your newborn to sleep and gazing lovingly into her eyes, you’re likely not thinking about what you’ll do when she is 3-years old and throwing peas at you during mealtime. Even less likely is that you are considering how your partner would handle the situation. But as baby grows, you and your partner […]

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 […]