Make Family Ties Stronger By Spending Time With Your Teen

It is essential to stay connected with your teenagers as they go through their changes as they become their own person. This will establish a healthy and open relationship with your growing sons and daughters. In fact, doing so is actually easier than you may think since it only takes a few steps to strengthen …

How To Avoid Alcohol Problems in Teens

Raising adolescents is one of the most fulfilling but also one of the toughest experiences about parenting. Research has shown that 60% of eighteen-year-old teenagers have indulged in alcohol at least once and one out of ten of these adolescents binge drank. In fact, around 1.4 million have reported binge drinking for at least five …

Ways That Might Help Prevent Depression In Your Children

There are some occasions when we feel down and sad– these may be the times when things don’t go our way. We lose someone close to us, or we get hurt. Just like us, children also experience down turns. This is why letting your little ones know how to handle their emotions at a young …

Teaching Your Children Mindfulness At A Young Age

Today, the world is so fast-paced that we easily miss the things that are going on around us. Most of us are too engaged in different things to notice what’s happening around us. Some of us are distracted by things that happened yesterday, while others are worried about what will happen tomorrow, making them unaware …

Prevent Your Children from Misbehaving

A common reason behind misbehaviour is development. For toddlers, their frontal cortex is still developing and this means that they are still learning the skills to control their behaviour and emotions. During this age, they tend to break things, throw food, scribble on furniture, and more. Since the brain undergoes development until adolescence, children of …

Employ Outdoor Safety Tips This Summer

For the most part, getting into a little bit of trouble is natural for children. Unfortunately for most parents, times have changed and there are more things that you should be concerned about. This is the reason why it is really necessary to pay attention to your children’s safety when they are outside. Before you …

Teaching Children about July 4th

Do your little ones know why we celebrate our country’s independence? They have learned this in school, but it’s still important to let them understand and remind them that we celebrate our nation’s birthday and its freedom on this day. By now, your children may associate the 4th of July with parades, fireworks, barbecue, and …

Having Some Family Summer Fun And Bond As a Family

What activities do you and family enjoy during summer? A lot of families visit their relatives, go camping, or enroll children in special classes. Since most little ones won’t be attending school during this summer break, they may experience boredom. This will happen once the excitement that they are on vacation wears off. Many times, …