Your presence in the daily life of your child is irreplaceable. Children understand that they are loved when they feel like they are important to you and they don’t have to compete for your attention. Setting aside time every day for direct interaction with your child is one of the best ways to make them feel loved, confident and boost their self-esteem.

The following post talks more about the time you spend with your children:

But how much quality time are you spending with your kids every day?

That’s a tough question that hits home with a lot of parents because we’re so busy providing that we often don’t slow down and spend that quality time.

Well, in case you needed a reminder today (we all sometimes do), quality time is one of the greatest gifts you can give your child.

Here are the reasons why spending quality time with your kids is essential… Read more at…

If you want your children to grow up and become the kind of people that will make you proud, then you need to invest your time in them and show them how to get there.

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The truth is that there are many demands on your time and it might become difficult to spend a whole lot of time with your little ones. However, here are some creative ways to make it happen:

5 INCREDIBLE ways to spend quality time with your children even when you do not have time

Somedays fly by, so fast that we find ourselves wondering where the day went. Perhaps you didn’t get as much done as you wanted to. Perhaps you didn’t spend what you would consider quality time with your kids. Instead, you spent the day running from place to place, trying to do everything on your schedule. Life is like that sometimes, but there are still ways to spend quality time with your kids, even when you think you don’t have time. Here’s how.

Turn off the “noise”

If you spend a lot of time driving around, try turning off the radio and having real conversations with your kids. Read more at Family Share…

Maximizing on the little time you have will go a long way in enhancing communication between you and your children. Ensure that you make them feel that they matter to you.

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One way of doing this is planning special activities. What you do doesn’t have to be a big deal or cost anything. For instance, set aside a special time to go for a walk together. You can use these simple suggestions to make your stroll even more meaningful:

8 Simple Ways to Improve Quality Time on a Walk with Your Kids

One of the easiest and most well-loved activities you can do with your kids is taking a walk! Here are eight simple ways to make the most of it and get the best quality time out of walking.

  1. Turn it into a science lesson

Everything outside can be turned into a science lesson. Even if your child isn’t old enough to ask questions like “why is the sky blue?” you can point out things around your neighborhood or park and explain them. Your explanations can vary from basic science to more technical based on your child’s age. Even though Toot is only 14 months, I still like to explain more complex scientific ideas in hopes that she’ll turn out to be a genius. But I will always start with a basic idea. Read more at Toots Mom Is Tired…

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Whether your children are young or old, they need you to be there for them. Milestone moments are not repeated, so why not be the one to experience them when they happen? If you need to take your child to preschool, choose a school that shares your values.

At Spanish for fun!, we understand the importance of quality time. Our staff is trained not only to teach but to nurture. Your child will feel special, learn to speak Spanish and appreciate the culture in our immersive, play-based program. Our activities will keep your child excited and engaged.

Get in touch with us today to schedule a tour of any of our four campuses. We would be delighted to show you around our facility and our time-proven teaching methods. Call 919-881-1160 or complete the form on our website. We look forward to speaking with you soon.