Animals and children are the hope of the planet. Their playfulness, joy and innocence bounce back and forth when they play and communicate with each other. Children learn to trust their animal companions. They tell them things that need to be said, and possibly no one else has time to…Continue
Added by Patricia Rose Upczak on March 20, 2018 at 1:57pm — No Comments
I was searching for the words over the weekend to share something that I was not sure if I should even share at all. Then, the more I thought about it the more it became clear to me that I had to. Because sometimes the very thing thing we…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on February 5, 2018 at 7:58pm — No Comments
A trip with the littles can seem a bit like gambling without ever setting foot inside a casino – one that’s probably inappropriate for them anyway. Fortunately, there are a few safe bets you can make when traveling with the fam, no matter where you’re going or how you plan to get there.
Planning makes perfect
First of all, what’s the purpose of the journey and who all is going? A…Continue
Added by Julia Gomes on January 26, 2018 at 12:10am — No Comments
My son is telling me about some nonsense that he has learned from his friends at school. This is how a lot of our conversation begin these days - him passing along information that he picked up from other children at school. It is because of those other children that he has questioned Santa Claus, he's learned some swear words and I've had to explain to…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on January 19, 2018 at 7:08am — No Comments
I have had such a wonderful time writing over the last 20 years, but what I am doing now has really pushed everything up a notch. I write blogs on two websites, am involved in the writing an extraordinary book Resham's Journey ( A woman from Nepal who through intense hard work and determination now lives in Colorado and runs two restaurants of her own) which is her story and a beautiful 200 page full color cookbook from her restaurant. I am so impressed by…Continue
Added by Patricia Rose Upczak on January 11, 2018 at 12:25pm — No Comments
If you're a parent of children who hate going to the dentist, you're in good company. Many children are afraid of visiting the dentist, while others simply hate it because they don't understand how important dental hygiene is.…Continue
Added by Sophia Belnap on January 9, 2018 at 11:33am — No Comments
Have you ever found yourself betwixt the intense snares of a worthy competitor during a game of I Declare War, Who Sank My Battle Ship or Connect Four, who’s challenging your every move with statements that will make you second…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on January 3, 2018 at 3:00am — No Comments
Let's talk about being single and pregnant. How do you raise three children on your own? I was in this exact same situation asking myself the exact same question when I found out I was pregnant with my third child and her father refusing to help or even be apart of her life.
How will I do this?
The same way you took care of your first two children but this time while your pregnant, you're going to get prepared ahead of time by doing the…Continue
Added by Taquila Coleman on November 26, 2017 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Bloggers Challenge to share: 5 Things That IRK Me, From Petty To Principal…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on November 2, 2017 at 8:30pm — No Comments
At the beach the other day I witnessed a regrettable scene. Mom was walking slightly ahead of her two young sons entirely engrossed in her telephone. The one son steals the other’s toy. The boy who lost his toy is clearly upset and cries out for mommy to intervene. Without missing a step, she spins and gives…Continue
Added by Angela Baker on November 2, 2017 at 5:13am — No Comments
Being a parent isn’t easy. Let’s face it, we’re constantly learning and figuring it out as we go, so when it comes to making big decisions, it can be just as stressful for us as it is for our children. It starts when we’re picking out a school or a daycare facility and pretty much…Continue
Added by Eva Wislow on October 27, 2017 at 6:08am — No Comments
One of the raging debates of the twentieth century has been the question of whether abortion, as a form of infanticide, is wrong. What does legislation think about it? Science and religion? What does it all come down to? Morality? Logic? The controversy has gone even further with proponents and opponents being labeled as ‘pro-life’ and ‘pro-choice’ respectively. Whichever way you choose to look at it, the morality clause always takes a hit. Unless you want to apply common…Continue
Added by Veronica Hunt on September 7, 2017 at 10:01am — No Comments
Integrating healthy foods into your child's diet can be challenging. Children haven't fully developed their palettes like adults have. This is important because it can be attributed to why your child is being a picky eater. Also, this is why you need to encourage the child to add new flavors to his or her…Continue
Added by Rachael Murphey on August 14, 2017 at 3:02pm — No Comments
HEY SUNBUTTER! He Likes It!
It would be awfully selfish of me if I didn’t share this tidbit of information with Mom Bloggers Club. As much as I would like to be the keeper of this secret, I just can’t. It’s totally worth sharing, and you can thank me later. Unless of course, it was…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on August 3, 2017 at 3:09am — No Comments
Kids are by nature curious and want to learn all that they can learn about. The truth is, if you want to educate your child early on, on what nature is all about and just how special a gift it is to all of us. One of the best of all possible ways is this. It is to do gardening with your children and teach them about nature at the very same time while doing it. How to garden with your children can be both fun and educational at the very same time. How is that? Please read on to learn more.…Continue
Added by Aniya Misca on July 9, 2017 at 5:22am — No Comments
On my drive home from work the other day I turn on the radio and the topic was "who should discipline their daughter, the mother or the father?"
I automatically said both and to my surprise, the callers actually said the opposite. Most said that discipline should…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on July 5, 2017 at 8:12pm — No Comments
Create a financially sound adult with some positive early habits.
If you could wish for one thing for your children what would it be? Other than good health and happiness (most of which you cannot buy) the rest of the things we often want for our children involve money. Homes, cars, weddings - these all cost cash. That’s why if you’re keen to create an adult human who can live a full and financially stable life then focusing on sensible money habits early is a good…Continue
Added by Julia Gomes on June 29, 2017 at 5:15pm — No Comments
There comes a moment in all parents lives when your kid loses his/her mind and talks back to you. It happens in a flash but how you deal with it shortly after will set the tone for the rest of your life and will affect…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on June 28, 2017 at 9:02pm — No Comments
Thoughts and Tips on Indoor Gardening for Children
Children follow their parents' examples. Thus, if you are an avid gardener, it is more likely that your children will also take up the hobby. This is a good thing, of course, considering the many benefits gardening provides for children of all ages.
Benefits for Children
Merely to name many of these benefits, you can educate your kids the worth of respect forever, obligations…
Added by Aniya Misca on June 16, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
"I'm definitely going to say it's a Privilege, as a Government employee I am Granted um Health Care and I see first hand that for one to have Health Care you need to have jobs so, therefore we need to continue to cultivate this environment that we're given the opportunities to have Health Care as well as jobs to all the American Citizens worldwide."
I believe by now most of us are familiar with these…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on May 17, 2017 at 8:16pm — No Comments