Archive for 'Parents'

One Easy Step to Eliminate Cold & Flu Bugs

One Easy Step to Eliminate Cold & Flu Bugs

What kind of soap is best for keeping bugs at bay? Handwashing When it comes right down to it, there’s not a simpler and better way to keep our children and ourselves healthy than by handwashing. [...]

Safety Over the Holiday Season

Safety Over the Holiday Season

The excitement of the holiday season can lead us to let our guard down, with tragic results. Here’s what you need to know about holiday safety. Tis the season to be jolly…tis also the season to [...]

Holiday Season Plane Travel & Kids

Holiday Season Plane Travel & Kids

This holiday season, are you planning to travel by plane with young children in tow? With a little planning, flying can be enjoyable and not filled with tears and fussing. Flying by air with young children [...]

Divorce and the Holiday Season

Divorce and the Holiday Season

 Ideas on how to balance divorce, children and the holidays. Divorce & Holidays The holiday season can be difficult for children whose parents are divorced.  Usually children spend important holidays like Christmas with one parent one [...]

Family Connection

Family Connection

 How to keep connected as a family in today’s busy world. Family Connection Because families are so, so busy, staying connected with our children can be quite the challenge.  But without that important parent-child bond, our [...]

Holiday Food

Holiday Food

 How to help your family maintain a healthy diet over the holiday season. Holiday Food There are some tempting foods in our homes during the holiday season and keeping your family’s nutrition on track can be [...]

Christmas Routines & Traditions

Christmas Routines & Traditions

How family rituals can light up children’s lives during holiday season. Hi. I’m Joanne Wilson with The Parent Report. It seems that during the chilly month of December, many families are enjoying traditions and rituals together.  [...]

Toddlers and Newborns

Toddlers and Newborns

How to help your firstborn adjust to life with a sibling. Toddlers and Newborns Bringing home a new baby is an exciting time.  It can also be an upsetting time for a big brother or sister, [...]

The Only Child

The Only Child

How being the one and only affects a child’s personality. The Only Child Today, families with one child are not uncommon.  And if you’re the parent of an only child, you may have wondered how life [...]

The Role of Grandparents

The Role of Grandparents

Why grandparents are so important in the lives of today’s families. The Role of Grandparents Whether grandparents live in the same home, the same town or miles and miles away, they hold a special place in [...]