Family Dinners Are More Than Just Times To Eat

Most people feel nostalgic when they think of family dinners. Smiles will light up their faces as cherished memories are remembered. In the past, sitting down to dinner was a practice that went without mentioning; families would eat their evening meals together every day. However, with the frantic pace of modern life, this ritual is [...]

Family Dinners Are More Than Just Times To Eat

Here’s Why You Should Create a Storytelling Tradition With Your Child

Growing up, you probably had activities with your family that you recognized as traditions, even though you didn’t call them that. They were done without fail, and you probably never questioned why your parents thought they were important. You just did them. Many families do these things, like eat at the table together, take trips [...]

Here’s Why You Should Create a Storytelling Tradition With Your Child

Parent or Friend — What’s The Best Way To Relate To Your Child?

There isn't much to consider when it comes to the type of relationship you have with your child before they reach preschool age. Their speech is limited at this stage, their reasoning is suspect and their life experience is extremely narrow. You are the parent -- the authority figure -- and there's little to discuss [...]

Parent or Friend — What’s The Best Way To Relate To Your Child?

How To Establish Effective Discipline for Your Toddler

As a parent, you hold the responsibility for disciplining your child. No one can or should do it for you. Navigating the do's and don'ts of appropriate and instructional discipline can be uncertain. However, just because effective correction requires effort doesn’t mean you should shy away from it. Thoughtful, consistent discipline will make your child [...]

How To Establish Effective Discipline for Your Toddler

Parents: Are You Holding Your Preschoolers Back?

Parenting brings its fair share of anxieties. We want to ensure that our children receive every developmental advantage, but sometimes we're not even sure how to provide them. And sometimes, we actually create a negative impact without realizing it. The good news is there are many people who are extremely passionate and knowledgeable about early [...]

Parents: Are You Holding Your Preschoolers Back?