As with all cultural and technological changes, there are positive and negative consequences of the digital age. There are always those who hold on to the past for dear life, and others who jump right in without a second thought. … Continue reading
As the weather warms up, it’s no surprise that your kids are going to want to be outside. It’s less of a surprise that you’re going to love getting them out of the house! However, it’s important to know that … Continue reading
Stress is a normal part of life, but how and if one learns to cope with it can affect children throughout their lives both physically and emotionally. Children need a feeling of safety and security, but many of today’s parents … Continue reading
What are you thinking right now? All sorts of guilty thoughts could be running through your mind as you consider this question. “I want them to have what I never did,” could be one defensive but reassuring thought. Or “am … Continue reading
It’s freezing out there! Not only is cold weather uncomfortable, it could be potentially dangerous. When your child is waiting at the bus stop or playing outside with friends, hypothermia and frostbite can happen more quickly than you think.
Did you know that in 2011, approximately 188,400 children under the age of 15 were given emergency care for toy-related injuries? In fact, more than one-third of those injured were under 5 years old.