Preschool- A Critical Stage for Children

Preschool is a beautiful age for children to absorb and learn from everything around them and establish a strong foundation for their future. What we tell them and what they see while at this age is what we will see from them for the rest of their life. Here are the things that are [...]

Easing your Child into Childcare

Transitions are not easy for parents and children. Here are some practical approaches to making the transition as stress-free as possible for the entire family. Scheduling a dress rehearsal Arrange for your child to visit the Centre before he/she officially starts so that he can have a chance to meet his child-care provider ahead of time [...]

Today’s Child and Body Image

Very interesting topic given I earlier blogged about obesity and physical activity. So important for parents to understand how to respond to their child’s concerns about physical appearance and help their self esteem. Parents need to support and lead by example. Children will follow their parents in lifestyle and food. As a family we [...]

Children Just Want you to Listen

When children start babbling and parents look at them and exclaim in surprise, children learn how to get that reaction. It is quite amazing to watch a 10 month old do that? Even though children talking sometimes don’t make sense to adults, but they are imitating adult conversations and looking for us to react [...]

Community Workers for Preschoolers

Community workers are an important representation of responsibility and sacrifice for children. We can teach them about them all the time in class but actually meeting them and listening to them tell us about their day and what they do every day and the equipment they use to conduct their jobs has a totally [...]

Its Berry Season

With the tractors and animals and the hens laying eggs, Our visit to the farm is more fun than anyone expects, Running on the straw and through the farm, “Let’s stay here forever”, my little ones beg. This father’s day give your child the priceless gift of time at a farm and create memories [...]

How to Select a Child Care Centre for Your Little One?

A difficult decision as a parent is selecting a child care centre for your little one. There are multiple options available for care like a nanny, home day care or a child care centre. There are pros and cons to each one of those. It really depends on the parent what they would like for [...]