As research and experience shows more and more that we need more exercise, emphasis is being placed on incorporating physical activity into our leisure time. Summer is a great time to get your whole family off the couch and into the water. Here are some types of water sports that families can enjoy together. 1. […]
Having a little bit of music in your life every day can be good for reducing stress and anxiety. Research and experience has shown that calming music can provide stress relief for children and adults. This is good news for parents of ADHD kids. Select music that you like that is calming in nature, rather […]
If you’ve ever been stung by a bee, you know it can be painful, right? The summer is the perfect time for these and other insects to find a way to attack your body. Let’s face it; any kind of insect bite can be an awful experience, both for adults and children. Here are some […]
It is hard enough to keep up with learning during the school year, much less make it any fun for your child or teen. Of course, the younger the child, the easier it is to make learning enjoyable. Once they get to a certain age, most children don’t view learning as fun, but as a […]
It’s been a long, hard winter, hasn’t it? Well summer is here and now it’s time for you to get out of the house and enjoy yourself. Here are 7 tips to help moms enjoy summer. Spend a day in the park with the kids. Have a picnic lunch! Bring your favorite CD music and […]
Beaches and pools are synonymous with summer. However, the fact is that 90% of all kids who drown are under four years of age; and this is just in backyard pools. To make this an enjoyable and safe summer, here are summer safety tips: Make sure you lock the entrance to the pool and that it […]
Writing/journaling is a fun activity students participate in every day in school. This can be extended to include a fun summer idea for kids as well. Kids love having a nice book with a cover in their favorite color. It gives them a sense of privacy, self-worth, and identification. While on summer vacation, writing in […]
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