Monthly Archives: May 2020

“Skill-building during Coronavirus” discussed

How do children build skills right now?  Skill-building helps children actively participate at school, at home and as a member of their community. Typically characterized by social skills or logical/reasoning abilities, children can vastly benefit from skill-building during their early years. One of the best ways to do this is through play! Play helps parents […]

Anxiety in Parents and Kids

The American Psychological Association (APA) defines anxiety as ‘an emotion characterized by feelings of tension, worried thoughts and physical changes like increased blood pressure.’ The Mayo clinic which was voted the #1 hospital in the United States, describes the following symptoms of anxiety (see more here for types of anxiety disorders) – Feeling nervous, restless […]

Mother’s Day Ideas 2020

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7 ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in 2020! Mother’s Day is an annual reminder for your kids to cherish their relationship with you! Given the unique circumstances this year, with some preparation and creativity mothers can be given the Mother’s Day they deserve – even if it’s in quarantine! 1. A Mother’s Day Card/Book Let […]