Parenting

Parenting

Valuable Lessons We Learn from Our Children

As parents, we can often be blind to the valuable lessons our children teach us. It was not always so. Many decades ago, when I was a child, I was taught that having your nose in a book was a sign of intelligence. We were also taught that children should be seen and not heard. […]

Read More
Parenting

Choosing School Shoes That Last

When it comes to school shoes, kids have a choice between cheap, low-quality options or pricey shoes that are stylish and durable. The cheap shoes are more likely to wear out in the long run, while the higher-quality pair lasts longer. To find the right pair, start by evaluating the shoes’ wear, then get them […]

Read More
Parenting

Why Are Graduation Ceremonies Important?

Graduation ceremonies are an important and inspiring part of growing up. They help show kids how significant the milestones they achieved are. From kindergarten to first grade, elementary school to middle school, high school to post-secondary school, graduation marks a culmination of all the time and effort that kids have put toward their educational goals. […]

Read More
Parenting

How to Cope With Teenage Depression and Anxiety

It’s no secret that teenagers are moody creatures. A recent study showed that some 80% of kids between the ages of 13 to 18 are dealing with depression or anxiety. That’s a lot of unhappy millennials! And some are even more affected by their emotions than others. Teenagers may face all kinds of problems, but […]

Read More