Janice Biehn, editor of ParentsCanada magazine, talks suggest how to make healthy snacks available for your child.
Janice Biehn, editor of ParentsCanada magazine, talks about what your child's allowance can teach them.
Parents often walk a tight rope between embracing and controlling the technology in their children’s world. We want to make sure our kids are equipped with the knowledge to thrive in the digital world, yet we also want to protect them from cyberbullies, online sexual activity (ranging from viewing porn to sexting) and even just crossing the street or driving safely without being distracted by texting.
If you grew up in the ‘80s, chances are that at some point you gathered a few friends, stood in a row and yelled, “Care Bear, STARE!”
Signs of posture problems include slouching, sitting for too long, walking on the toes or walking with the toes pointed outward.
Are their nutritional needs are being met?
Establish a productive relationship with your child’s teacher from day one.
Sure, it takes a village to raise a child, but what happens when tribe members insist on spoiling your wee one?
While it is not a skill that comes naturally to young children, by the time they reach age four or five they are beginning to understand that delaying gratification can bring its own rewards. How can parents foster this ability?