Embracing Summertime: How to Balance Structure and Fun

Balance Structure and Fun

Discover the secret to achieving the perfect balance between structure and fun in your child’s life. Explore practical strategies and creative ideas to create a structured routine while still allowing for spontaneity and enjoyment. Find out how to foster a sense of stability and routine during the summer months while ensuring your child has the freedom to explore, create, and have fun. Create an enriching and enjoyable summer experience for your children while maintaining the necessary structure for their growth and development.

Raising Responsible Kids: Why Teaching Kids to Parent is Key

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Teaching kids to parent can have a positive impact on their responsibility, empathy, life skills, confidence, and family bonds. Learn more about why teaching kids to parent is beneficial and how to involve them in caring for their family.

How can we teach kids about safety without making them scared?

Teach kids about safety without scaring them

Should we tell kids that the world is a dangerous place? We outline how to strike a balance between educating children about potential risks and fostering a positive and safe environment without creating unnecessary fear and anxiety. Discover how to build confidence and resilience in your child while teaching them safety rules and guidelines to help them navigate the world with independence and self-assurance.

Should Parents Debrief the Day Before Bedtime? Exploring the Pros and Cons

Discover the pros and cons of parents debriefing before bedtime. Learn how this practice can promote emotional intelligence, strengthen the parent-child relationship, and improve sleep quality, but also the potential drawbacks to consider. Explore whether debriefing is the right choice for your family.

Sensory Processing Differences in the Classroom

For neurodivergent children with sensory processing differences, a busy, noisy class can be overwhelming. Sensory overload makes learning and self-regulation difficult, which can lead to problematic behaviours and/or emotional meltdown.

Are Resolutions Important for Kids?

Resolutions are important for kids

Setting goals gives kids a sense of purpose and boosts other key skills like responsibility, self-awareness, initiative, persistence, focus, planning, and prioritizing.

Back To School Anxiety: Get Ready Early!

For many children, anxiety levels have skyrocketed at the thought of having to reintroduce themselves back into school. It is important to get anxious kiddos ready for the transition back to school sooner than later.