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Think You Have ADHD? Here’s What You Need To Know

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a common condition that affects a significant number of people around the world. The disorder is typically diagnosed in childhood but often persists into adulthood. In the past, many people with ADHD have gone through life completely unaware. Certainly, such persons would have found specific tasks challenging. Persons with ADHD can have trouble focusing …

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How to Create a Safe Environment for Children: Tips from the Pros

When it comes to our children, nothing is more important than keeping them safe. We want to ensure they are never in danger and feel protected at all times. This cannot be easy, but it can be done with the correct tips from the pros! This blog post will discuss how to create a safe environment for your children inside …

How to Create Healthy Social Media Boundaries for Your Children’s Mental Wellness

Social media is a reality of modern life, and forbidding your children from using it could prove harmful and fruitless. However, allowing them free rein means risking they’ll encounter bullying, inappropriate images and information, or both.  It’s challenging to know where to draw the line as a parent. However, your approach can improve the relationship between you and your child.  …

How to Support Your LGBTQ+ Child’s Mental Health

We do our best to care for our children, ensuring that they are fed and clothed and have everything they need to thrive. Supporting their mental health is just as important as taking them to the doctor for a well-child checkup. How can you support your LGBTQ child’s mental health? Make Sure They Know They Are Loved Even if you …

7 Ways to Help Your Teen Care for Their Mental Health

Mental health is something that most teens are afraid to talk about. What if you could help your teen talk about their feelings, get positive peer support, and build a community around them? If you’re like many parents today, you might already believe in the value of treating mental illness as it is rationally and creatively rather than pathologically. You …

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10 things to do when rain keeps you and the kids indoors

  Isabell Fisher, co-founder of Little Hands Learning – 10 things to do when rain keeps you and the kids indoors Instead of filling rainy day indoor time with television, computers, or tablets, encourage your kids to be boffins, pirates, artists, wizards or Paul Hollywood (other food focused celebrities are available). While it’s important that children are tech-savvy, there is …

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4 Tips to Ensure the Wellbeing of Your Child

When it comes to our children’s well-being, we want to make sure that we’re doing everything possible to give them the best chance for success. Here are six tips to help you achieve this goal. Each of these tips is important in its way, and they should be considered together as a whole when creating a plan for your child’s …

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5 Activities for Children During the Summer Holidays

Woohoo, the summer holidays are here. It means no getting up at 5 in the morning, preparing early lunches, and making kids ready with their uniforms and books. All you dream about is having super fun and lazy days when there is no responsibility for dropping kids at the door of the school van on time. But after a while, …

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Facing your childhood

Even though you’re an adult, your childhood will always affect you. Many people mistakenly assume that when you become an adult, you are fully in control of your emotions and your decisions. The truth is, that your childhood creates filters through which you interpret the world around you. When you are born, you are a blank slate. You have no …

8 Influential Children’s Books That Should Be in Every Library

Everyone encounters obstacles from time to time in life, even little kids. However, many authors have written books about perseverance and how to use it. When confronted by difficulty, surmounting the challenge often comes down to grit.  Here are a few tales for your little ones that discuss the importance of persevering. 1. Little House on the Prairie Laura Ingall’s …