Making Alone Time Possible With Each Kid Will Strengthen Your Bond

BY LARISSA MARULLI for moms.com When you’re a mother of more than one child you know the struggle of forming and nurturing a strong bond with each child you have. You may experience guilt to ensure you’re giving each child adequate attention. Not only do you worry about if you’re balancing your time well enough, but your kids may regularly do things meant to…

How 2021 Set the Stage for a Seismic Overhaul of Education

By Lauren Camera for US News and World Report When America’s public school system began creeping back open in January 2021 after last year’s holiday break, only 32% of children were in school full-time five days a week – the majority of them from middle- and upper-income school districts that served mostly white families. “We owe it to our students…

Need a Life Coach? This 5-Year-Old Can Help.

By Tara Parker-Pope for The New York Times For 5-year-old Clark Todebush, the transition to kindergarten after two years of pandemic isolation hasn’t been easy. Sometimes he cries. But when his mother recently told him she was feeling a little anxious about a meeting, he knew he could help. “Mama, I am nervous all the time,” he told his mother,…

30 Valentine’s Day Crafts and Activities for Kids (with Printable List!)

by Jean Van’t Hul for artfulparent.com It’s February! And you know what that means, right? It’s time to start thinking about heart art and Valentine crafts! If you haven’t already, that is. We don’t know about you, but we start making hearts part of our creative making and playing on the early side. Sometimes a full month in advance, because, well, HEARTS! But in the interest…

5 Things a Child Knows About Technology That You Don’t

From renewsindustry.com How do you feel about your kids? Ever felt they are smarter than you about Technology? How could you tell? Do you have living proof? This article demonstrates this fact. Read on to find things. Here are a few examples: 1) Your kid is faster than you at figuring out and playing computer games. They know better when…

70 fantastic facts that will blow your kids’ minds

By Grace Walsh for goodto.com Turn these fun facts into a learning game and challenge the kids to search for their own amazing facts. Kids these days, they know a lot, don’t they? They’re little sponges – always thirsty for more knowledge or a fun knock-knock joke to share amongst friends. Well, now it’s your turn to be the smarty pants and…