Well-Chosen Hobbies Encourage Children to Bloom

Children have growing minds, and without sufficient stimulation, your child can start itching for things to do.  Engaging your youngster in a hobby that provides entertainment and education helps your kid to grow and develop. Here are some great options to help steer your child away from boredom and toward fun and learning. Science experiments […]

Pets Can Improve Your Child’s Health

Children and Pets

Pets have seemingly always played a part in the lives of children  growing up, whether in present day America or even ancient times. There’s just something special about caring for a pet cat or dog, isn’t there? They can be the best of companions.   Research shows that pets help make today’s children “more responsible,” […]

Five Reasons to Send Your Child to Daycare

Daycare

  Dropping your child off at daycare for the first time can a difficult and emotional experience. It’s also tough on the second day, and the third, and the fourth, and the fifth—okay let’s just face it. Letting go of your baby never gets any easier. Still, considering the positive impact that daycare can have […]

The Boost That Comes With Spending Summer Outside

Remember the excitement of a summer day when you were young? If you were like most children back then, you most likely popped out of bed, threw some clothes on and ran outside to join the rest of the neighborhood children. You returned home—begrudgingly—once dinner was ready, or when the streetlights popped on.   It’s […]