Have you been thinking about the possibility of opening your heart and your home to foster children? While there’s a need for foster parents, there are some often negative perceptions about fostering. Here are five foster care misconceptions set straight.
Get that summer bod now. We’d all like to, but parents wanting to shed a few pounds face the extra obstacle of a weight loss program that fits their busy lifestyle. Enter, the 21-Day Weight Loss Plan: Parent Edition, where the simple act of spawning a few kids dovetails nicely with a workable program that
After the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, students around the country joined together to organize a national school walkout.
‘Highlights’ offers its 10th Kids Survey. As parents, it is essential that we look beyond what our children are “saying” to what they are “feeling”. Children are tangible. They connect feelings with people, places, things: the concrete. Stages of cognitive development in children don’t always allow for them be able to express abstractly or conceptually how something affects them. But they are certainly developing awarenesses along the way, and we can help.
Kids love videos— the sillier the better. And it’s a rare parent who hasn’t used them to secure a little quiet time. Today YouTube is, by far, the largest source of videos of all kinds. When they created an app for children in 2015, many parents assumed the content would be carefully curated and reliably child-friendly.