Access to Technology

Our children have so much access to technology and it’s our responsibility to teach them how to use is for good, not for evil. Smart phones, computers, smart pads and TV, technology is everywhere.  Children grow up carrying devices in their pockets with the...

Effective and Kind Discipline

It’s hard to know what’s correct as we want to find effective and kind discipline for children. There are the normal time outs, raised voices and grounding. Remember that the word “discipline” originally meant to teach, so look for opportunities to coach your...

Ways to Champion Your Child’s Education

The world of education is changing. From the way classrooms are structured, to the way students are taught and to the new educational technologies being employed. While the government works to revolutionize educational practices, the process is slow and it can take...

The Benefits of Giving Your Child a Cell Phone

The question of whether to buy your child a cell phone is a daunting modern dilemma for many parents. What are the benefits and drawbacks of giving a cell phone to children? Are there any risks? Then, of course, there is the question of deciding whether your child is...

5 Healthy, Tasty and Filling Breakfasts for Kids

Everybody has heard that ‘breakfast is the most important meal of the day’. Skipping breakfast can lead to diabetes, heart attacks and weight gain. It’s easy to run out of time to make this important meal when we’re rushing in the morning, but making sure your...