Thanksgiving is a special holiday for many families because during Thanksgiving families typically get together, enjoy a feast and discuss the things they are thankful for. Thanksgiving was intended to celebrate good fortune and express gratitude; however, it is important […]

Reading with your children as a parent and/or caregiver is imperative to their mental and educational development. Literary practice has abundant benefits and is proven to advance children’s performance in school; which ultimately stays with them into adulthood. Parents and […]

With children needing more and more stimulation, it is easy for them to get lost in video games. This occupies their time for a while; however, this also hinders their learning about health and hygiene. It is important to have […]

As we continue to enjoy our summer months, I am quickly reminded of the importance of being ready for the upcoming back to school transitions. One of the most important end of summer activities is transitioning to preschool or kindergarten. […]

Breastfeeding Awareness Month: August 2018 On August 6, 2011 the United States Breastfeeding Committee (USBC) declared the month of August National Breastfeeding Month. Their mission is to “improve the Nation’s health by working collaboratively to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding.” […]

Getting Your Child Prepared for Kindergarten School may be out, but for kids starting kindergarten this fall, now is the time to get ready for the classroom, both physically and emotionally. Kindergarten readiness includes both practical skills that children will […]