Archive for 'Behavior'

How to Encourage Empathy

How to Encourage Empathy

Can you teach kids to be more caring and empathic? Empathy and Children There’s probably not a better trait that makes the world a better place than empathy. When we feel for others, we want the [...]

Teething

Teething

Tips for helping babies who experience teething discomfort. Teething Usually around 6 or 7 months babies cut their first tooth and by the time they’re three, most toddlers will have all 20 of their baby teeth. [...]

Nursing Bottle Decay

Nursing Bottle Decay

How to keep your baby’s pearly whites strong and healthy. Nursing Bottle Decay Once children start getting their teeth, parents need to think about their baby’s dental health. One thing that can cause damage to a [...]

How to Teach Respect to Children

How to Teach Respect to Children

Why there’ more to raising kids who are respectful than meets the eye. How to Teach Respect to Children We all want a little respect, and as parents, many of us expect it from our children. [...]

Raising Tolerant Children

Raising Tolerant Children

Why teaching tolerance to our kids begins with examining ourselves. Raising Tolerant Children It takes all types of people to make this world go round.  And simply because no two people are alike, and we all [...]

How to Teach initiative to Children

How to Teach initiative to Children

How to teach children to think and act for themselves. How to Teach Initiative to Children Wish your child would take more initiative in life? Well, it’s understandable. People with initiative generally don’t wait for someone [...]

Socializing Shy Kids

Socializing Shy Kids

A few tips on socializing shy children.  Socializing Shy Kids Is your child a little on the shy side?  Well, if you want your shrinking violet to blossom and feel more confident with new people and [...]

Ignoring Misbehavior

Ignoring Misbehavior

When ignoring bad behavior is the best thing a parent can do. Ignoring Misbehavior Let’s face it, some things kids do can drive a parent bonkers, and it’s tempting to punish certain behaviors. But there are [...]

Limiting Kids’ TV Time a Challenge

Limiting Kids’ TV Time a Challenge

A recent study out of the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, has shown just how difficult it is to curb the TV viewing time of young children.  According to researchers, children who spend too much time [...]

No Debate Limits

No Debate Limits

How to set limits without a fight. No Debate Limits When you lay down a rule in your home, are you up for a fight? While there is a time and place for discussion with our [...]