Home Sweet Home

How to develop Emotionally Intelligent Children

Feelings and emotions play a massive role in the life and development of our children from the moment they are born and all through their life. Unfortunately, this aspect has been ignored for too long especially in our part of the world. If a toddler throws a tantrum, it is directly associated with discipline. We… Continue reading How to develop Emotionally Intelligent Children

Tips & Tools

Top Foods to Help Build a Healthy and Strong Brain in Children

During childhood, the brain grows very fast and requires nutrients more than any other organs in the body. The healthy development of the brain largely depends on the type of food we give to our children. Certain brain foods help in improving brain performance, IQ, memory and concentration - eventually affecting performance. To encourage good… Continue reading Top Foods to Help Build a Healthy and Strong Brain in Children

Home Sweet Home

Parental Fears

Human beings tend to fear the things they can't control. Parents are especially impacted by this, especially when it comes to their children. Alfred Sacchetti, an emergency room doctor in Camden, New Jersey, and spokesman for the American College of Emergency Physicians, says it's common for parents to worry more about their child being abducted… Continue reading Parental Fears

Home Sweet Home

Quality Time with Your Children

Quality time is crucial for the parent - child relationship and cannot be underestimated. It affects your kid’s self esteem, emotional stability, and character building. You should make sure you consider quality time with your children as a priority, otherwise they will feel neglected and frustrated. You might feel that you don’t have much time… Continue reading Quality Time with Your Children

Home Sweet Home

Negotiations with Preschoolers

Because I Said So! “Mom! Please let me stay up till 12 AM!”, “Is it ok if I skip my shower today?”, “Why are you shouting at me for hitting my brother?!”. There are thousands of other examples of children’s questions that range from being obviously unacceptable to needing consideration to give permission. A lot… Continue reading Negotiations with Preschoolers

Tips & Tools

How to Raise a Decision Maker!

As a parent of a young child, there is a high possibility you have heard the phrases “I don't know” or “Mommy, you choose” with sad droopy eyes full of uncertainty. If you are seeking to raise a child who is able to take decisions and be confident about it, then you need to read… Continue reading How to Raise a Decision Maker!

Home Sweet Home

Helping Children with Physical Aggression

 As a parent, it is quite scary to see your own child, whom you raised with all the love and care in the world, continuously hitting their friends with a toy car either jokingly or seriously. It is very normal to be terrified at the first glimpse of that scene. You feel that there is… Continue reading Helping Children with Physical Aggression

Arts & Crafts

ARTS & KIDS

Among the numerous challenges that parents face in handling children’s art skills, getting kids to practice is the most challenging of all. What’s more, parents and art teachers often resort to the failed tactics they remember from their own childhood in desperate attempts to motivate their kids to practice. A common example of this issue… Continue reading ARTS & KIDS