What to do When Your Child Starts Swearing

It can be shocking the first time you hear your child say an expletive. Suddenly the cute little toddler or small child that runs around your house has the capacity to hurt people and be mean. They’ve been soaking up information and language for a couple years now, which includes the undesirable stuff. If your … Continued

The 5 Common Mistakes You Make While Potty Training

Potty training is one of the hardest things you’ll face with your toddler. You’ll probably hear moms brag that their kids just seemed to potty train themselves, but that rarely happens. There is a ton of potty training information (including some great potty training books) out there, yet parents are constantly making the same potty … Continued

5 Steps to Teach Your Kids Patience

Children hate waiting. They can stand in line with you for only a few minutes before getting into trouble. Never bring them to the DMV! Waiting, unfortunately, is a hard fact of life and our kids need to learn to be patient. Whether we’re waiting for help, waiting our turn, or waiting for a colleague … Continued

8 Ways to Raise Eco-Minded Kids

If you’ve ever used a naughty word, you know your childrens’ minds are like sponges. They pick everything up, regardless of whether you like it. But that means they are the perfect students, collecting information as quickly as they can. So it’s a great time to instill healthy habits you want them to keep forever, … Continued

Guide to Teaching Kids Table Manners

Good manners are skills that help your kid succeed in multiple areas of their life; in class, with friends, with future employers, etc. These good manners can start in your own home, and more specifically at the dinner table. If you teach your children how to behave properly at a young age, it’ll be sure … Continued