Dealing with tough questions kids ask

Even in this special occasion that is Mothers’ Day, we are not safe from that constant threat: questions kids ask. They are unpredictable and often way more complex than we expect. That is why, as a gift for...

5 ways to relieve anxiety and stress during motherhood

Together with the kids comes a new routine, days full of noise and happiness, challenges, a double or even a triple shift, discoveries, uncertainty and insecurities, moments of warmth, learning, small and big a...

12 things to say instead of “stop crying”

It is likely that you have experienced the following situation: either by a desire, frustration, fight, or a bruise, your kid begins to cry. Without reaction you may say "it was nothing", "stop crying", or some...

Learn how to build a strong bond with your child

When we talk about child development, it is common to think of encouraging the child with educational and challenging activities. But, what is so or more important than these stimuli? Affection. And the bond th...

How to raise well-educated children

Which children never retort their parents? What about when he pretends he is not listening? Speaks louder than the teacher? Situations that go from normal in childhood to the loss of control involve the word RE...

7 skills needed to stimulate the autonomy of the child

Allowing and encouraging the child to perform some tasks alone since baby is imperative for their development. Simple things like reaching for a toy, picking the fruit for the snack, brushing the teeth. Among o...

Who Am I?

Each player should write the name of a famous character or person on a piece of paper and places the clues face-down on the table. Each child takes one paper without looking at it, and tapes or holds it to thei...

Telephone

Form a circle with the players – the more the better in this fun game! The first person to start whispers a phrase into the ear of the second, very quietly for no one else to hear. That person then has to repea...

The importance of saying “thank you”

To thank a gift, say good morning when you arrive in a place, say goodbye before you leave ... these are actions of the day to day that we stimulate in the children so that they become educated people and that ...

Helping kids to deal with frustration

We adults know that we cannot have everything, on the time and in the way we want, but we still have our moments of frustration when we have not achieved something. If this is a complex feeling for us, imagine ...

Overstimulation symptoms: babies and children

The child doesn´t want to wake up, almost doesn´t have time to play during week days, seems tired… You may have seen one of these scenes, and not by chance. Our rhythm of life often suggests a very busy routine...

Creating a positive learning environment for children

A beautiful crib here, an armchair there, comic books on the wall, carpet, teddy bears ... Decorating the child's room is fun and exciting. There are several aspects to be considered so that the environment is ...

Dealing with anxiety in children: how to calm

Are we near? How long will this take? Is it time? As the child grows, he experiences new situations all the time, and that is more than enough for him to feel anxious easily. How to help the child cope better w...