Archives for May2016

Conflict Resolution 101: 9 Tips to Help Teach Kids to Apologize

Saying sorry is really hard to do for anyone, but practice makes it easier. If apologizing is difficult for us grown-ups to do, then you know that for little beings …

“Want to Go Out Sometime?” The Importance of Date Nights After Having Children

Once upon a time, in a land not so far away, you found “the one,” and led a busy dating life, getting to know this person you eventually married. In …

Brave New World: The Good and Bad Effects of Video Games on a Child’s Developing Brain

Our kids are exposed to a cornucopia of video games, but is this always bad for them? In the late 70s and early 80s when video games started to arrive …

Teaching Kids About the Importance of Memorial Day

At times, it can be easy for even us as adults to just think of Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial kick-off to summer, and also some time off to …

Wonder Twin Powers: 7 Fascinating Things That Make Twins Unique

Bet you didn’t know these cool facts and hidden histories about twins. If you have a new set of multiples, welcome to a really marvelous journey through the land of …

Catching Rays: 10 Beach Day Trip Tips

Sun, sand, and the soft sound of the ocean – what could be more perfect? Planning an all-day beach excursion? You might need some quick inspiration for safe and easy …

Doubling Up: 7 Things You Didn’t Know About Identical Twins

Welcome to the wild world of genetics and how we sometimes get duplicates. Hold onto your intellectual hat, because the vast mysteries of human conception and development are revealed when …

Papa Quiz: 9 Quick Questions to Help You Make This the Best Father’s Day Ever

Break the mold and do something for Dad that’s truly memorable to show the big guy you care. He works hard to keep all the balls in the air, and …

Fraternal Twins: 7 Fascinating Facts About Double Siblings

Brush up on some surprising truths about fraternal twins. How twins come into this world is nothing short of miraculous, and fraternals have their own unique presentation that in some …

12 Ways of Filling Up Those Summer Days Just Like When You Were A Kid

 How are you going to keep the kids off the couch and away from the screens (TV screens, tablet screens, video games…they are everywhere!)? School’s out, so now what? Remember …