Tag Archives: children

Paper Plate Bird Craft

What better way to welcome Spring than with this adorable Paper Plate Bird Craft.  We found this idea at Happy Hooligans and you can see the detailed instructions here. Advertisements

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Book: Put Me in the Zoo

  Spot, a polka-dot leopard who can change colors and even juggle his own spots, tries to convince two children that he is special enough to be exhibited in the zoo.          ~Goodreads

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3 Secrets to Porn-Immune Kids

How do you immunize kids against porn? How do you porn-proof them so your kids stay safe online?  It’s no different than the many other dangers you train your kids to deal with–first you warn them, but then you’ve got to … Continue reading

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Turn Any Walk into a Nature Walk

In honor of Earth Day we thought we’d share this article by Peggy Ashbrook @ naeyc for families. Every walk is an opportunity for children to learn about the natural world. Walking around the block with my child when he … Continue reading

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Emergency Care: Choking

Most of the time when something blocks your baby’s throat, he or she will instinctively cough, gasp or gag until the object clears their windpipe.  Usually children will breathe on their own, and you don’t need to interfere.  But if your … Continue reading

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Book: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

When a bus driver takes a break from his route, a very unlikely volunteer springs up to take his place-a pigeon! But you’ve never met one like this before. As he pleads, wheedles, and begs his way through the book, … Continue reading

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13 Ways to Raise Kids Who Love and Care For Each Other

Raising multiple children is a juggling act to be sure.  We ran across this article by Carol Morgan, Ph. D. with great advice and suggestions of how to create a loving home where everyone feels loved and cared for. 1. … Continue reading

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