children

Best Toys to Take on Vacation This Year

When you pack your bags to go on a trip, you may have a hard time deciding what toys to take on vacation. It’s surely very important for you to keep your little ones entertained, so make sure to choose these…

The Influence of Music During Adolescence

Listening to music during adolescence is a powerful tool for self-knowledge, as well as for identifying, processing, and expressing various feelings and emotions. Music with lyrics is particularly enriching. Through rhythm, metaphors, and the messages in song lyrics, adolescents are able to…

What Are Anti-Colic Bottles for Babies?

Mothers should ideally breastfeed their babies exclusively for the first six months of life. However, there are certain circumstances where it’s just not possible, and they find another way to cover their baby’s nutritional needs. When that happens, anti-colic bottles are…

What to Do If Your Baby Won’t Stop Crying

Babies can cry for a variety of reasons – because they’re upset, they’re having digestive problems, they’re tired, etc. In today’s article, we’ll give you some advice on what to do if your baby won’t stop crying. What to do if…

How to Naturally Check for a Fever in Children

Children frequently complain that they don’t feel well. Most of the time, it’s because they have a high body temperature. This can catch you off guard if you don’t have a thermometer on hand. In this article, we’ll show you how…

How to Prevent Violence Among Adolescents

During adolescence, the dangers that violent conduct among teens involves comes to light. It’s important that parents put strategies in place to help prevent violence among adolescents. Having violent conduct is harmful during any stage of life. However, during adolescence…

Games to Try Instead of Screen Time

If your child spends a lot of time in front of electronic devices, you may be trying to find some alternative games to play instead of screen time. We know that technology is here to stay. However, there are other…

5 Frequent Summer Accidents Involving Children

During summer vacation, children spend more time outdoors and are more active in general. And as parents, we need to pay more attention than ever. In today’s article, we’ll talk about the most common summer accidents involving children. Common summer…

School and Asthma: What You Should Know

Currently, teachers and principals are up to date on many common childhood illnesses and know how to respond to them. School and asthma can go hand in hand, as long as the educational community is informed and supportive. School and…

Water Games for Children to Play This Summer

Water games promote social interaction, spontaneity, creativity and, to some extent, ingenuity. By not always having everything that they imagine, children get creative to come up with activities. For example, if kids want to pretend to play with crocodiles in…

Keys to Helping Children Develop Their Potential

Children need to develop intellectually to achieve success in all stages of their life. Children are born with talents that, if properly channeled, can open up an infinite world of possibilities. That’s why it’s so important to know the keys…

Reusing Your First Child’s Clothes and Objects

The first pregnancy entails new expectations, feelings, and experiences. Then, a few years pass before you find out you’re pregnant again. The emotions overwhelm you and you start making plans, including financial ones. This second pregnancy might have you asking…

The Dangers of Parental Overprotection and Helicopter Parenting

These two concepts, parental overprotection and helicopter parenting, are used to characterize parenting styles. They began to be discussed at the beginning of this century. Currently, different sociologists and psychologists have warned of the negative effects of these phenomena. Parents’…

How Book Trailers Benefit Reading

Book trailers are a new way of presenting books in multimedia format. In general, they include a brief summary of the plot as well as critical points in the story. Without giving too many details away, the aim of book…

Tips to Handle Growing Pains in Children

Growing pains in children are quite common. They usually occur in childhood, but can also occur in adolescence. It’s a normal symptom that’s part of physical development. Therefore, it doesn’t involve any illness. However, many parents worry when their children are…

The Benefits of Modern Dance for Children

Parents should consider the best extra-curricular activities for their children, with options ranging from learning a new language to playing a sport. Modern dance is also a highly beneficial and fun alternative. Usually when choosing a physical activity for our…

4 Tips for Explaining Depression to Children

It’s normal for kids to feel sad at times. However, when the negativity continues over an extended period of time and affects children’s lives, alarm bells should start to go off. In these cases, keep these key tips in mind…

5 Common Childhood Infections During Summer

Even if you think that children get sick more often during the winter, there are a number of childhood infections that strike during the warmer months of the year. In the following article, we’ll tell you about the most frequent…