As a parent, what to pack for a snack ranks right up there with what to pack for lunch. You want it to be healthy, but you’re bored with the same old mini tub of applesauce. (And, by the way, so are they!) Take heart, there are lots of healthy options, some premade
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TODAY'S DREAM JOBS USE MATH Are you wondering why it is important to help your child excel at math? The answer is more crucial than you think. With everything becoming high tech, math is not only an option, it's a necessity. In fact, math is used in many professions today. And, not just
NOTHING IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEP With back-to-school on the horizon, it’s a good idea to get kids back on a good schedule, and that means it’s time to restablish a bedtime routine. During summer vacation, it is easy for your children to get off track. You may allow your
TAKE ADVANTAGE OF GREAT WEATHER AND GET THE KIDS OUTSIDE! Remember how much time you used to spend outside when you were a kid? Whether you were playing with friends, exploring nature, or just hanging out in your yard, it was fun, right? So, what happened? Today's kids just don't seem to enjoy
Oftentimes, we ask ourselves, “Should we give our kids chores to do at home?” After all, it is our responsibility as parents to run the household, right? Our kids have to deal with their own activities at school. Isn’t it really fine to just let them be kids for now? The truth is
Did you know that most parents spend more than nine hours glued to their mobile phones? That’s not including the hours spent at work. How about you? Do you spend three? Four? Five? You might be underestimating it. Yes, you read that right. According to a report published by Common Sense Media, even
Children are curious by nature. You can’t stop them from exploring the world. They will always find stuff to experiment with. And their innate curiosty leads them to bombard us with a million questions. To occupy their perpetually inquisitive minds, you can do science experiments using materials you already have at home. Don’t
Ensuring our kids' safety online should be our No. 1 priority. With so many tools and apps available online, what can we do as parents? How can we protect our kids from seeing disturbing videos spreading all over the internet? YouTube Kids started out in 2015, and its main goal was to provide
Nowadays, when we say “games,” it's not just limited to physical activities like basketball or soccer. “Games” can also mean computer games. You are probably reading this with your eyebrows raising. Hear me out, I know that computer games, online gaming in particular, have a negative connotation these days. Believe or not, there
It’s normal to feel anxious at exam time. After all, exam anxiety is a common occurrence among students no matter their age. Some students are able to handle these overwhelming feelings of fear and anxiety while others succumb to the anxiety. In some extreme situations, students get depressed and experience panic attacks. This