Children

4 Wonderful Things Our Grandchildren Teach Us

Your grandchildren teach you many things every day. In fact, they even help you discover aspects of yourself that you weren’t even aware of. While its true that becoming a parent is something that changes your life, the gift of…

Having a Son is a Treasure

A son is a treasure for any mother and father, who will see themselves reflected in this new life. They will strive to give the world a brave young man who is happy and prepared to make others happy as…

Teach Children Happiness, not Perfectionism

Many parents confuse higher education and perfection as requirements for happiness. Raising a child isn’t just about getting them into the best school, teaching them to be fluent in three languages and having them look like little dolls in a…

Letter Goes Viral: “I’m a mother, not a slave!”

“Being a mother does not make me a slave to the chores around the house.” This statement recently went viral following an interesting letter posted by a 32-year-old Australian woman on her Facebook profile. Constance Hall is a young woman…

Children Who Wet the Bed: Causes and Treatment

Doctors and psychologists have called this problem by the name of nocturnal enuresis (or urinary incontinence), although we all know it as “wetting the bed.” It happens when little ones cannot control their bladder and they urinate while they sleep.…

6 Steps to Heal Emotional Scars from Childhood

Painful experiences that occur throughout your life can take root deep down, but it’s important to heal emotional scars. For most people, it’s extremely difficult to deal with issues like breakups, divorce, betrayal, humiliation, neglect, and injustice. What is certain is…

Child’s Hair Care

A child’s hair will usually change dramatically over time. When they are an infant it’s not uncommon for them to have very little hair, but before you know it, it’s thick and unruly. This is why it’s a good idea…

5 Words to Teach Your Children

Raising a child isn’t easy. They don’t come with a manual that tells you how to raise them into becoming a happy adult. That’s certainly what we all hope for and what every parent wants for their child. We make…

Parents: Secondary Drowning in Children

With the arrival of summer, it’s normal to hear about unfortunate drownings at pools and beaches. It’s a sad reality that affects both adults and children, and special attention needs to be paid to the latter. Keep an eye on…

Natural Remedy to Sleep Better

Falling asleep can be difficult at times, and in fact, not sleeping well can turn into a daily disorder. Sleeping well is one of the most important habits to cultivate for good physical and emotional health. However, modern lifestyles, the…

5 Parenting Mistakes We Make with Our Children

We all want to be perfect mothers and fathers. The idea of bringing a child into the world carries a lot of responsibility. And it’s normal to sometimes obsess about being a supermom, reading endless books and articles on parenting…

10 Toxins that Harm Children

Toxins are found almost everywhere on our planet and many of them are particularly harmful to children; pollution, pesticides, cleaning products, certain foods, medications, and even some vaccines are exposing children to toxic chemical substances that, in the long run, can affect…

5 Common Emotional Wounds from Childhood

Unfortunately, it’s often quite common for a person’s emotional health to become damaged during childhood. Many times, we do not know what is blocking us or what is causing us fear. But in most cases, these feelings originate from situations…