Lately, summertime is a time for concern as the number of children drowning has reached nauseating heights. Even one child dying by accidental drowning is too much and something that no parent or guardian can ever fully forgive themselves for. Fences and locking gates around pools have just been imp
It is critical for new drivers to get as much behind the wheel time as possible. One way to increase this time is to have them observe other drivers ed students from the backseat.
The founder of Legos, Ole Kirk Christiansen, began making toys for kids after his shop for woodworking was lost during the Great Depression. He fashioned wooden toys, such as yo-yos, for children for years.
Did you know that one in five children across America is overweight? We are in the midst of yet another woeful statistic, and that is that childhood obesity has already reached epidemic proportions. Approximately 17% (or 12.5 million) children and adolescents aged 2-19 years are obese. The probabili
There are ways to avoid fighting with our beloved parents. Yes it is hard to resist. But we can try to do so for the sake of ours.
It is back to school time and time for all of the fun back to school shopping. You have a list of school supplies that you need, you have your list of clothes that you want, but what about your locker accessories? What better way to decorate your locker than to have a Twilight themed locker?
How do you teach a teen to manage money? Start with an allowance. Wait! It's not THAT type of allowance...
Prom is all about having fun, relaxing, dancing, and enjoying fellow classmates before graduation day arrives. Senior prom is always a time to remember as it is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity. To better remember the night and the various memories of high school many times you'll find pr
Safety on College Campus Going to college is one of the most exciting experiences of a person's life. You meet new friends, build towards your career, and outside of the school work you enjoy just ...
In this article you will learn the advantages of pretend play. Besides having several key advantages to your child's overall mental health, it is fun. Allow your child to grow and explore through creative play.
Tea parties are the perfect theme for preteen-aged girls.Girls of this age can properly learn the tea party etiquette rules in advance and have fun practicing their skills during this event.
Riding a school bus to school in the mornings and the afternoons has been a tradition for many years now. It has always been a concern for parents on the first day their put their child on the bus because they worry about whether or not they will be afraid or if their safety should be a concern. Usu
As a parent, preparing and putting the time and energy into a healthy meal for your kids can be very rewarding, or very frustrating. It's quite normal for many kids to be particularly choosy about what they eat, so don't panic. Follow a few simple guidelines, and with a little bit of patie
Ever wonder what sets professional athletes apart? You might be surprised at one of the answers - their birthday.
Your attitude in life could be robbing you of the very things that you need, the very things that will make you a success. No power can be found outside you. The power of your mind can make or break you. No external thief can be as dangerous as the thief in your own mind. Watch him carefully.
Kids love toys and grow up with them in our society. Most toys, when used properly, do not pose a risk of harming your child. However, at times there are cases where toys have ended up hurting children.
We need to pay attention to the habits our kids are getting into. If we want our kids to stay healthy and be productive members of our society, we must provide indoor activities for the kids to go to all year round not just in summer.
The first communion for any kid is a very special occasion as it is their first step towards devotion to Jesus. Such a special event should be laden with really special gifts for your child. After all, you want your kid to accept the communion whole heartedly. More important than the gifts that you
To be a great youth sports coach, one must be able to master three very important roles. Now while each role individually might not be daunting, mastering all three and being able to fill each role with ease is the key to being the best youth coach possible, and one that players and parents want to
As someone who has a large family of 6 children comprising 3 boys and 3 girls and all their associated pets, it is sometimes hard to find a quiet moment. Now when you tie this ...