Helping kids connect with Remembrance Day

Helping kids connect with Remembrance Day

Our kids have far less personal connection to the concept of war than our grandparents did. That is a blessing. But with Remembrance Day this month, we have the opportunity to help our little ones begin to understand the concepts of sacrifice and gratitude for our...
6 resources: children’s emotional development

6 resources: children’s emotional development

School’s out for summer, but our kiddos are always learning. Every day, every hour. They are like little sponges, observing the world around them and making connections. As the academics take a back seat for the next couple of months, summer is a great time for...
Show more than tell

Show more than tell

Do you ever feel like you’re being watched?You know you are. You know it every time you see your little one trying to walk around in your shoes, or copying your body language, or using a tone of voice otherwise unique to you. It’s hilarious, and it’s...
Love in the lunchbox

Love in the lunchbox

With almost a month of the school year behind us, many parents have fallen into the rhythm of the school week… and for some, that includes the dreaded, evening “what-am-I-going-to-pack-in-their-lunches” blues. Here’s an insight that might help:...