Kids get pretty anxious over the holidays. It's a time of excitement and wonder, and they often have a hard time relaxing, staying calm and sleeping well. Here are some tips to help your kids stay relaxed and on a healthy sleep schedule
Holidays and Celebrations
But what if your appreciation this Thanksgiving took on a new look? What if the blessings you count this year included situations that aren't usually regarded as helpful, useful or valuable? Consider the following.
A baby's first birthday is a memorable event filled with fun and joy for family and friends. The growth and development of a young child happens so fast, so take special thought and planning for such a major event to make it memorable for years to come.
When it comes to purchasing toys and games for the Holiday season, well meaning parents and relatives go crazy. Keep the Holidays simple, fun and safe by following these guidelines. Share them with family and friends for a wonderful season.
The original intent of Mother's day is unknown to the general population. It was an opportunity to use mother love as a powerful force for peacemaking, reconciliation and community cohesion.
Whether your child is three years old or seventeen -- cards, notes, and letters, are a great way to deliver a message of love and understanding. Here are some ways to use the written word in your relationship with your child:
Buckled into an uncomfortable car seat in hot weather may seem like cruel and unusual punishment to kids; their cries of "when will we get there?" can seem unreasonable to even the most patient adult. Regardless of the distance you travel, being prepared is the key.
Cruising is absolutely my favorite way to travel with my kids! Everything is right there and easily accessible. And the wait staff and cabin stewards cater to your every need!
With all the fun of this holiday come a parent's worst fears -- too many sugary treats in your kid's possession and the arguments that ensue over this treasured trove. If you don't feel like to contributing to the neighborhood children's tooth decay, consider giving treats that are healthier.
Need tips for car travel with your toddler? Dr. Alan Greene's tips will have you going down the right path in no time.