How to Prevent Holiday Stress and Anxiety in Children

How to Prevent Holiday Stress and Anxiety in Children

The holidays are a fun and joyous time but also a very busy one, and holiday stress and anxiety in children can and does happen. During the holidays, there are lots of fun activities and events going on, both at home and at school. And while that can be a good thing,...
The Benefits of Art for Kids

The Benefits of Art for Kids

Everyone says art and creativity are important, but are you wondering what the actual benefits of art are for kids? Today I’m sharing some of the many kids’ art benefits as well as a quote about children’s art that I just love. The Benefits of Art and...

The Brain-Changing Power of Conversation

RESEARCH STORIES For parents, childcare providers, and early educators, new research describes a simple and powerful way to build children’s brains: talk with them, early and often. A study in Psychological Science shows how conversation — the interplay...
10 Habits to Strengthen a Parent-Child Relationship

10 Habits to Strengthen a Parent-Child Relationship

Connection is as essential to us parents as it is to our children. Source: sirtravelalot/Shutterstock“I can’t believe how things with my daughter have turned around since I started focusing on connection.” — Zoe We all crave those close moments with our children that...