Wasn’t it an amazing feeling the day you started reading? As a child reading for the very first time, we all felt like we could conquer the world, right? Don’t tell me you don’t remember this critical moment in your early life! Okay, okay, I’m exaggerating a bit. Actually, the ...
There are two professions that might seem to have absolutely no connection, but when you look at them a little deeper, they’re more similar than you think. What are these important jobs? Window washers and superheroes. They are always needed and risk their lives to make our days a little ...
In a day and age when it’s common to hear about how an airline is screwing up, it’s refreshing to hear a story about one doing something right. Cole Holzer, 7, of Casselton, N.D., lost his father, Bryan, when he fell while putting up Christmas lights on the house, according ...
What Fruits and Vegetables to Grow Yourself! Whether you are new to gardening or a pro, here are 5 fruits and vegetables to grow yourself you have no excuse to not grow yourself! These ‘superfoods’ are super easy to plant, grow, and even better to eat! What do I mean by ...
When you listen to mature people talk about their early childhood, they almost always refer to the amount of time they spent outdoors in the fresh air and in particular, the number of chickens that were reared locally. This provided them with hours of entertainment and education. Passing this interest ...
Here’s a scenario occurring in busy households everywhere, including your own. One or both parents awake to the sound of an alarm before jumping out of bed so the kids can make it to school on time. After a struggle to organize knapsacks, lunches, breakfast and unruly hair, you send ...
All work and no play they say make Jack a dull boy. Swing sets therefore are play things made particularly for kids. Swings are designed to be hanging from either ropes or chains. They can be found on playgrounds where children go to play, it can also be found on ...
Activities serve a variety of functions for children. Whether they involve themselves in gardening or arts and crafts, they will participate in something outside of their normal routine. A parent may easily create and strengthen the bond with their child. It is also possible to help a child develop ...
According to the latest study conducted in the United Kingdom children who have at least one or two meals a week as a family have healthier eating habits than those who don’t leading experts to believe that watching parents and siblings eat helps teach good habits. The study found that ...
We love giving at Christmas, and seeing your little ones’ faces light up as they rip the paper off a gift they love is a priceless memory. But there’s a fine line between giving your children a great present and going over the top and showering them with gifts they’ll ...
Halloween is many children’s favourite holiday – from doing entertaining activities at school, to carving pumpkins in the afternoon, to an evening spent getting dressed up and trick or treating, there are very few children who don’t revel in the creepy fun of the day. However, with all this fun ...
Foster care presents one of the greatest services to the community. Children are our future and should be given the opportunity to live and thrive with a loving family regardless of what they’ve experienced in the past. Fostering services will generally consider adults (age 18, but in some states, age ...