While playgroups offer many positive things for kids, there are some real drawbacks to being part of a playgroup as well, especially if it is not a well-managed playgroup. The following is a look at a few of the pitfalls of playgroup:Overwhelms kids: When children are young, if … [Read more...] about Playgroup Pointers
Are you ready to decorate a birthday cake? Just because you aren't a professional baker doesn't mean you can't learn how to make a fun birthday cake. In fact, the best birthday cakes are the ones that are home made because they taste better and you get to build some fun memories … [Read more...] about Using Candy to Sweeten Up Your Birthday Cake
Joshua John currently works in community relations for the University of Southern California’s Virtual Master of Social Work program, which provides social workers the opportunity to earn an "online social work degree" and apply for a "social work license". He also loves gadgets, … [Read more...] about Dos and Don’ts of Using Social Media to Connect with Your Kids
For a fun twist to coincide with your child's birthday why not throw them a spring tea birthday party? This party can work with both sexes (if the boys are young enough) but girls will especially love this! Keep your guest's ages between 4-7 years old for the most fun!For a … [Read more...] about Spring High Tea Birthday Party: Pinkies Up!
Fine motor skills can be defined as those small muscle movements that occur in the finger, in coordination with the eyes. Teaching fine motor skills is similar to teaching other skills namely because the instructor must always try to be patient and understanding. It is important … [Read more...] about Developing Your Child’s Motor Skills Through Coloring