Do you have kids who love to play in the snow, but they don't feel well or you just can't keep dressing them up to go out for two minutes? Try bringing in snow to play with indoors! Winter sensory play brilliance! We don't see much snow since we moved to sunny California, but back when we lived in Massachusetts it was a fixture of our lives for months on end. The kids … [Read more...] about Winter Fun for Kids: Bring in the Snow for Winter Sensory Play!
How do I get my kids to love math? Try these simple steps parents can take at home to raise kids who love math. "Lily, come fold laundry with me and I'll ask you some math questions!" This is my husband's weekend ritual with our seven-year-old daughter, but I remain slightly surprised every time she happily takes him up on the offer. For some kids - my daughter Lily … [Read more...] about How Do I Get My Kids to Love Math? Simple Steps Parents Can Take at Home
No More Sibling Rivalry! Successful Parenting Secrets to Raising Siblings Who Get Along. One of my primary goals as a parent is raising kids who get along with one another. My kids may all love crafts and creating, but they each have their own, distinct personality. Distinct personalities mean we get personality clashes, and those clashes can lead to sibling rivalry! … [Read more...] about No More Sibling Rivalry! Successful Parenting Secrets to Raising Siblings Who Get Along
A collection of the best math games and activities - fun math for kids that will keep them curious and learning. Understanding math is an incredibly valuable life skill, but all too often it is a dreaded subject in school. This culture of fear of math in the United States is so strong that even students in advanced university math courses feel that they "aren’t … [Read more...] about Fun Math For Kids: The Best Math Games And Activities
We returned this past Saturday from a wonderful trip to Boston, Massachusetts! Mike worked at his old job while the kids and I visited my sister and friends. I was thinking on the flight home that I have now been on more than forty flights with small children - flying with baby and toddler siblings as a child (I have six younger siblings, and the youngest is 15 years younger … [Read more...] about Tips for Flying With Children