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Articles about general topics for children and parents.

Healthy New Year Resolution Ideas for Kids and Parents

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It’s New Year! The dawn of the fresh year brings a lot of happiness and hopes! New Year is obviously related to resolutions! It has become a customary, almost a ritual to list out some New Year resolutions!  Are we following it? Very rarely, hardly a few! New Year resolutions aren’t only for adults! It is even for kiddies.

It is essential that kids should make some resolutions to adhere this New Year! Following are some of the simple resolution suggestions for kids. Continue reading Healthy New Year Resolution Ideas for Kids and Parents

Easy Ways to Make Winter Healthy for Kids

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It’s almost holidays now for your sweet little ones! However, it is winter, or almost winter! You may fear that your child could be the victim of extreme cold or develop flu or wheeze! You can make this time pleasant, joyous and wonderful by focusing a few elements to keep your child healthy.

Life changes dramatically during the freezing winter. The kids would love to snug in their bed for hours in the morning covering them in the quilt! When the temperature falls outside, your child body needs extra warmness to prevent infection. Continue reading Easy Ways to Make Winter Healthy for Kids

How to Prepare for your Kid to Welcome a Sibling

How do I talk to my child about the arrival of our new born baby in the family? This is a common problem encountered in many families. Unfortunately, a few mommies fail to prepare their first kid to welcome the second baby home on a happy note. Here is your simple guide on preparing your child mentally. Continue reading How to Prepare for your Kid to Welcome a Sibling

3 Terrifying Habits about Parents that Hurt Child’s Health

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Parents are the role models for their kids. They simply follow the footsteps of the father and mother in many aspects. Copying the activities and habits of the parent is inevitable. What you say, style of your speech, the way you express, gestures, etc. are keenly observed by the little masters. Without your knowledge, kids adapt their parent’s style in them. Continue reading 3 Terrifying Habits about Parents that Hurt Child’s Health

Defiant Children – Is it Normal or an Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

anger-childThe terrible twos and threes and pre-teens are known for their unusual behavior. Expressing defiance is a normal part of child’s behavior. Arguing, not responding, disobeying, back talk, staying moody, picky eating, etc are very common in many kids, which are normal defiance. Defiance becomes a concern for parents when their child tends to disobey for weeks and months incessantly! Continue reading Defiant Children – Is it Normal or an Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

Understanding the Behavioral Disorders in Children

behavioral-diisorders-in-childrenBehavioral problems in children are very common. A kid behaving oddly is a part and parcel of life. However, proper care is essential to raise a well-mannered kid. It is essential for the parents to know about the different types of behavioral problems caused by different factors. Knowledge about the triggering factor would be extremely helpful in rectifying the issues early. Here is a brief outlook on different behavioral problems in kids seen widely. Continue reading Understanding the Behavioral Disorders in Children

Do’s and Don’ts to Improve Cognitive Functions in Kids

kid-playing-blocks-gameThere are plenty of ways to shape and mold your kids by improving the brain power. Enhance cognitive function, smart and intelligent kid. Instead of focusing on something special or enrolling them into training sessions for developing the cognitive functions, you can concentrate on improving their daily activities. The regular habits that most of us ignore provide a dramatic boost to the brain functions of the kid. Continue reading Do’s and Don’ts to Improve Cognitive Functions in Kids

Is Bedwetting Something to be Worried About?

Is Bedwetting Something to be Worried About Image 2 from Flickr Creative CommonsBedwetting is pretty common among young children. It’s estimated that approximately 13% of 6-year-olds wet the bed, while around 5% of 10-year-olds do so. A bedwetting phase can occur for just a short period of time for many children. Others may continue the habit into later years. But generally, it’s perfectly normal and nothing to worry about. Continue reading Is Bedwetting Something to be Worried About?

Best Gifts For A Baby Shower That New Parents Want

Best Gifts For A Baby Shower Image 1 from FlickrI am a single man who has had no kids (yet), and I’ve never screwed up a single baby shower I’ve been to.

You see, most of my friends are having kids. They’re all pretty rad. And when they have kids, I like to show them that I care. That and I think my friends’ kids rock, will always rock, and I have an opportunity to shape them and make them little awesome humans. Continue reading Best Gifts For A Baby Shower That New Parents Want

Monsoon and the Child Care – Enjoy Monsoon Blissfully

kid-playing-with-paper-boatsMonsoon gives us the beautiful cherishing memories of playing in the rain, enjoying the cool climate, floating the paper boats, splashing the water and having fun in the wet land. Most of us would have enjoyed the rain shower, whether it is drizzling rain or heavy one, of course with restrictions! Our kids are just like us. Monsoon is also about flood, contamination of water, developing infections, cold and fever, and many diseases. Just as the climate changes for better from hot summer, monsoon opens the wings and invites many diseases. This is definitely alarming to kids, who have developing immunity.  Continue reading Monsoon and the Child Care – Enjoy Monsoon Blissfully

How Irregular Sleep Routine Impact the Kids and Ways to Overcome it

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Cry, eat and sleep! The life of a new-born revolves around these primary elements. Quality sleep is a critical element for overall development in kids, physically and psychologically.

Nobody can simply ignore the importance of the sleep that is more important for the little ones. The body heals and repairs itself during the sleep. Continue reading How Irregular Sleep Routine Impact the Kids and Ways to Overcome it

Four Smart Ways to Make your Kids Smarter

smart-boy-building-robotGrowth of a child, both physical and intellectual growth is influenced by various factors. The smart world is making money smartly on plenty of products that claim to boost the brain power. Kids’ products related to their physical and mental development are big business now! Everyone loves to raise their kid smart, make them smarter and outsmart others.

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