Parenting

Raising a child is one of the hardest things parents will ever do. No one is born knowing how to do it, and we all want to do the best job we can and raise our children well. Here we’ll talk about everything: choosing a daycare or preschool, how to handle tantrums, the best way to discipline them, rules to set at home, and other things to help you raise your child to be a responsible adult.

Attachment Parenting: Being Prepared for the Challenges

Although attachment parenting is nothing new, the concept has become popular in recent years. Parents who choose to consciously carry out this parenting technique often face great criticism from those around them. This is because western societies, like ours, value productivity…

I Teach My Child To Call Things As They Are

Teaching our children to call things as they are, by their name, has both pedagogical and essential psychological importance. For example, children who know what each part of their body is called, can construct their identity earlier than those who…

What Is Rich Kid Syndrome?

Material wealth doesn’t bring emotional wealth. Rich kid syndrome is real, and that’s why we want to tell you everything about it. “Once upon a time, there was a man who was so poor, he only had money.” We live…

5 Activities To Build Emotional Consciousness

Understanding and controlling our emotions is an essential skill for all individuals in our society. If we fail to teach our children emotional consciousness, they risk growing up to be frustrated and unhappy. Keep reading to learn 5 key activities…

7 Ways to Develop Tolerance Towards Frustration

Things in life don’t always work out as we want them to. That’s why it’s important to know how to develop tolerance towards frustration and react positively to difficult situations. Teach this to your children and you’ll save them from…

Harvard’s Secrets for Raising Good Children

As parents, we sometimes need advice about bringing our children up to be good people. Parenthood is wonderful, but it’s also an inexhaustible source of stress, doubts and worries. Raising good children is always difficult, and most of the time,…

6 Phrases That Promote Emotional Intelligence

Teaching emotional intelligence goes beyond reasoning and academic knowledge. It’s about learning to manage one’s emotions and live harmoniously with other human beings throughout the different stages of development. When we talk about intelligence, we’re usually referring to the ability…

7 Fables with Unforgettable Lessons for Kids

Fables and fairytales are a great way to get children into reading. Reading stories together develops children’s creative abilities, language skills and reading comprehension, all of which are vital for their future. But stories with a moral are also a…

5 Children’s Stories By Jorge Bucay

There’s nothing better to awaken a child’s curiosity than children’s stories. In this article, we’d like to mention a few stories by Argentine writer Jorge Bucay. There are numerous positive benefits that come from introducing our children to reading. There are…

Why is My Child Failing at School?

In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the causes and factors that influence failing at school, which refers to not meeting the minimum academic requirements set out by the education system. In many countries, large numbers of…

How to Avoid Raising an Overprotected Child

All parents obviously want the best for their children and for them to develop important life values. However, sometimes without realizing it, they raise an overprotected child. Why? Many parents bring up their children in an overprotected way to prevent…

13 Mistakes When Disciplining Our Children

Disciplining our children is one of the trickiest parts of parenting, yet it’s also one of our most important responsibilities. The following are some common mistakes we make when disciplining our children at home. Conveniently avoiding disciplining our children 1. Not…

7 Tips for Avoiding Aggression in Children

There are many ways of avoiding aggression in children. But the key to all of them is knowing what constitutes aggressive behavior, and why parents must never lose control in the face of a tantrum or fit of rage. Much…