3 Lessons Kids Learn From Pets

For many families, pets are a fact of life. Either the couple had pets before children or grew up with animals at home and got a pet quite soon after having one or more kids. But for others, the idea creates anxiety. What if a pet is dangerous? What about germs or allergies? Today we’re […]

How to Handle Kids in the Holidays

When people ask whether you’re taking some time off for Christmas, it can be tempting to laugh in their face if you have small kids. Taking a holiday with kids can be anything but restful. And when you’re at your wit’s end, you’d be forgiven for putting them in front of Paw Patrol and drinking […]

7 Tips & Tricks For Successful Road Trips With Young Kids

Disney would have you believe that road trips are the ultimate family experience. And for some that may be true. But if you’re driving any distance with one or more children under 5-years-old, chances are you’re stressing.   But, fear not! We are here to help. Today, we’re going to look at some tried and […]

Using The Principles Of Montessori At Home

You may have heard of Montessori but — unless you’ve had a child in a Montessori school or learning environment or know someone who does — you may not know how useful the principles of Montessori can be in raising children. We all want our children to be happy, independent and safe, but those things […]

Kids And Intuitive Eating

If there’s one thing that parents and kids frequently fight over, it’s food. How much, how little, which foods, when to eat — it can seem unending. But we’re here to tell you a little secret: you don’t have to fight with your kids around food. Want to know more? Read on.   What is […]

5 Tips To Raise An Optimist

As parents, we all want the very best for our children. How we do that looks different from family to family, but one thing that psychologists and experts agree on is that resilience is key. Resilience is the ability to recover quickly from a setback, and optimism is a key part of resilience. Think about […]