Anxiety is part of being human. We all have things we worry about – both rationally and irrationally. Right now it feels like there is an awful lot to worry about rationally. These tips on how to help a worried child can make a world of difference as so many of us are worrying about the future right now and our kids pick up on that anxiety. Scroll to the end of the post for … [Read more...] about Kids and Anxiety: How to Help a Worried Child
Right now people all over the country are trying to figure out how to do what I've been doing for years: how work at home with kids and no childcare. Honestly? It's hard! But I have some useful tips on how to spend time with the kids, work effectively, and cope with the stress! I can also recommend this post on how to cope when you're feeling overwhelmed. Learn How to … [Read more...] about How to Work at Home with Kids
I LOVED wearing my babies when they were tiny! Today guest writer Felicity Frankish from The Baby Vine is here to write about the benefits of babywearing. Learn how to choose the best baby carriers. Benefits of Babywearing - Why I Love Babywearing Baby carriers really are the unsung hero when it comes to must-have baby products. Sure, most people purchase a … [Read more...] about Benefits of Babywearing
When someone close to you passes away, your entire network of family and friends are likely to be affected. Even if a death was expected, this is bound to be an emotionally turbulent time, and feeling overwhelmed, confused and stressed are all natural process as we grieve. For children, however, the grieving process can be even more confusing and distressing, especially if it … [Read more...] about How Do You Talk to Children About Death?
Add some education to your summer vacation with these summer learning activities for kids. Make the most of summer's flexibility and open hours. This post includes tips on getting kids outside and going new places. Find tips in this post on how to use summer to focus on your child's strengths and develop new skills, alongside ways to take advantage of fun learning … [Read more...] about Summer Learning Activities for Kids