Children

Your Siblings, the Best Friends You Never Chose

Friends are important people who are always by your side because, one way or another, you chose them. The same isn’t true with your brothers and sisters, those members of the family who become best friends and with whom you…

The Value of Teaching Children to Say The Magic Words

The value of saying “thank you” and of treating another person with respect, and remembering to use the word “please” when you ask for something are noble things worth teaching children. It’s possible that you yourself are of a younger generation…

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…

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…

How to Care for Children’s Hair

Children’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. That’s why it’s a good idea to know…

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…