Tag: toddlers & preschoolers

  • Allowance vs. Commission: Which One is Right for Your Family?
    Allowance vs. Commission: Which One is Right for Your Family?
    Teaching children financial sense can be a fun learning opportunity for parents and children, alike. Jex, our contributing financial coach, highlights how the allowance and commission reward systems can be used to teach children the monetary value of personal effort and teamwork.
  • Pets: A Love Like No Other
    Pets: A Love Like No Other
    Sadef tells us about the many benefits of keeping a pet and one of those is the unconditional love they give.  By Sadef ChhotaniThrough the ages, humans have been known to adopt animals as pets for their basic needs as well as companionship. In ancient times, people kept and trained wolves for hunting and shepherds […]
  • Awake windows for babies and toddlers
    Awake windows for babies and toddlers
      As a nurse, Ingrid shares the guidelines for how long a baby or toddler should spend awake or asleep.By Ingrid HanifenDo you know that the most common mistake parents make with their baby’s sleep is keeping the baby up for too long? As parents and caregivers, we assume that a baby will sleep when […]
  • What Parents Say: How to Entertain Kids Indoors
    What Parents Say: How to Entertain Kids Indoors
    If you’re stuck at home, Sanam and Chyi share our survey results and the best tips to manage bored kids.By Sanam Raisa Rahman and Chyi Lee“Mom! I’m bored! There’s nothing to do!”“When will it stop raining? I want to go to the park!”“Can I watch some TV, please?”  Sound familiar? If not, you haven’t yet […]
  • Parenting with Playfulness and Respect
    Parenting with Playfulness and Respect
    Suzi explains how her childhood experiences led her to discover the concept of respectful parenting and the tools we can use to connect with and understand our children.By Suzi ChaemchangWhen I became a new mother I asked everyone for advice. I spent hours scrolling social media mum groups and websites seeking the right way to […]
  • Ideas for Playing at Home
    Ideas for Playing at Home
    Suzi has simple but fun activities for home play and also for some quality play time with you!By: Suzi ChaemchaengThe challenge of online learning or just being at home when you have young children can be overwhelming. There are negative feelings that prick your heart with guilt if they are staring at screens more than […]