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11 Tips to Clean A Soiled Mattress

Mattresses cost a lot of money. So when it gets soiled, you don’t have to buy a new one, you just need to clean it. Mattresses need to be aired...

5 Transition Skills for Kids

Whether it’s moving, changing to a new activity, or heading back to school, change is hard. These transition skills for kids and parents help a lot! Within the past...

5 Parenting Tips To Help Your Child Get More Exercise

Was parenting easier forty years ago? As a mom in the new millennium, I dream about the idea of parenting in a world where streets are safe...

Advice On How To Successfully Get Your Children To Bed

Many parents find trying to get their child to bed at night to be one big struggle. The child may play up, whinge and even cry. When in...

Music And Your Child’s Development

As the mother of a two year old, I am always looking for activities that encourage learning and development. I find that most of the activities we do...

5 Tips for a Winning Parent-Teacher Relationship

Behind every successful public school student is a great public school teacher. And great teachers make great public schools. But teachers can't do it alone. The research is clear:...

A Mother’s Reasons For Choosing Montessori

This is the time of year when the parents of many preschoolers must decide where their child will attend school in the fall. I wanted to take this...

How To Teach Your Children To Cook

If you're ready to teach your children how to cook, here are some simple tips for teaching them the basics, and giving them skills that will last them...

In Control Or Just A Controlling Parent?

When it comes to our children we do need to be the ones in control. We are responsible for their safety and well being of course. But...

Child Nutrition: Help Your Child Be Healthy

The food your child eats is important not only now but also for the rest of his or her life. A small child is going to need various...

Does Your Child Need To Go To Preschool?

There is a simple answer to this complex question. No. Children don't need preschool to gain admission to kindergarten or to succeed in life. In fact, the wrong preschool...