Feeling a little anxious in some situations is a normal emotional response but, when anxiety becomes excessive, it can have a significant impact on your day-to-day life and your emotional well-being. Sadly, anxiety is an extremely common condition, with more than 40 million adults in the U.S. experiencing some form of anxiety.
Over the years, home-schooling has become a popular and reliable medium of education for most American families. This form of education has many benefits that families attest to and enjoy, especially since the outbreak of the pandemic. However, it can be a challenge to get your kids ready to study as there are so many […]
Writing is one of the most basic yet most important skills that your child learns at school. Unfortunately, with an increased reliance on technology, children don’t get as many opportunities to write by hand as they used to, which means that some kids find it harder to develop that skill.
Arguably, the pandemic has shifted many people’s perspectives into focus. We are all now understanding what we need to live a better life. The worldwide lockdowns have given us all an appreciation of what is important. And as parents, it has forced us to be somewhat more protective of our little ones.
For the past few months, parents all over the world have assumed the role of teacher, taking classes at the kitchen table and trying desperately to make learning as fun as possible. Whether you’re preparing to send your children back to school, or you’re carrying on with homeschooling, it’s beneficial to try and make education […]
Colic is one of the strangest conditions to affect babies during the first few weeks of life. It seems like a stomach ache. But when you delve a little deeper, you invariably find that it is more complicated than that. The child screams and cries, but you can never really work out what’s wrong as […]
The Covid-19 induced lockdowns that we have all had to endure have hit our kids hardest. Not being able to see friends, go out to play, socialize and be as active as children usually are during balmy summer days has been challenging. Your brood is indoors more often, more sedentary, and lacking in motivation.
Being a parent means barely ever having any time to get anything done, let alone having time to yourself. It can be a huge struggle to balance parenting and your other commitments in life, while still trying to find time to relax now and then. One of the best things parents can do is get […]
Your kids’ lives have been massively disrupted, taken away from their studies and their friends but it is important that when children return to their lives, at school, nursery or social activities that they can still remain safe during this crisis. Eventually children will be returning to education, but is there anything we can do […]
Maybe you follow somebody on social media who looks like they’re doing a great job of homeschooling their kids. Maybe you’re regularly speaking to a friend who claims they are finding it really easy. Things like that can make you feel like a homeschooling failure. If you’re feeling like a failure, it’s important to get […]