Category: Activity

How To Get Your Child To Sleep Through The Night

We often hear parents wondering about how to get your child to sleep through the night. It’s a common challenge for parents. As for newborns, they tend to wake every few hours during the night in search to satisfy their little stomach. As the child grows up, they don’t rely on night-time feedings. This is… continue reading

How to Teach the Reading Element – Sequencing

Many of you have been reading my articles for some time, and know how much I stress teaching with the child in mind. But for those of you who are not familiar with my articles: Workbooks are OK for reinforcing what the student already knows, but they are not very effective in teaching new concepts… continue reading

5 Tips To Learn All The Types Of Tenses Easily

There are different types of tenses in English grammar. It is evident that learning these tenses can be challenging for your kids. You need to support them with resources such as Class 1 English grammar worksheets or English worksheets for Class 2. There are 16 verb tenses as per grammar rules in English. Let’s explore… continue reading

How I Weaned My Little Boy (Part 1)

Today I weaned my little boy. He is 18 months old. My initial plan was to breastfeed him until he is two years old. I had no problems with breastfeeding him because he doesn’t bite me or hurt me in any way. However, he has become very attached to me. He doesn’t want anyone, not… continue reading

Safety in Early Pregnancy

The first trimester is a period when the mother’s body undergoes a lot of physiological changes and the foetus’s major organs start developing. During this time the risk of a miscarriage is high and foetal well-being is heavily dependent on maternal well-being. You will find yourself amidst a plethora of advice about what you should… continue reading

Proven Methods To Stop Your Child From Breastfeeding

Parenting brings its own set of challenges and you will have to face them every single day. Then again, if you are a new parent, you will be more apprehensive and will have tons of things to think about. Let us be honest, motherhood is tough and one of the phases that you have to… continue reading

Dance Classes For Kids = Summertime Fun

School will be out for summer vacation soon and many parents will be wondering how to keep their kids busy and happy. Activities that keep kids from being bored are essential for summer vacation. Keeping children physically active is the best way to keep them from getting bored as their heart pounds and vitality flows… continue reading

How Piano Lessons Benefit Young Children

Piano lessons provide a wide range of benefits to young children. Here are my “Top Five.” 1. Piano lessons help preserve and develop children’s natural creative abilities. The best analogy of how children learn through music that I’ve found is from Donald Kroodsma’s book “The Singing Life of Birds.” Every songbird can be identified by… continue reading

3 Effective Ways To Introduce Your Child To A New Baby

Having a new baby is going to be a big adjustment for everyone, but particularly for the first child, especially if he’s only a toddler. Toddlers haven’t fully grasped the concept of sharing yet, especially the attention of his parents. While children have different reactions to a new sibling, here are some effective ways to… continue reading

The Social Burden of Child Abuse

Parents are God’s chosen vehicles to bring life into this world. Yet every parent has the potential to become a child abuser. In a world that has lost its soul and suffers from ‘poverty of humanism,’ it is no wonder that the incidence of child abuse is escalating, in spite of the fact that only… continue reading