Category Archives: Parent Tips

Is My Child Behind?

Is My Child Behind?

As parents, most of us are used to getting our child’s weight and height percentile and their developmental status at regular doctor appointment, but wherever they land, don’t let development worry nag you into parental paranoia. Here are a few tips for addressing your child’s development.

Overcoming Separation Anxiety

Overcoming Separation Anxiety

For babies and young children separation anxiety is a real issue. Parents bring comfort and support so it’s only natural that without them children can experience stress. While it is nice to be wanted, sometimes you still need a break. Here are a few do’s and don’ts of overcoming separation anxiety.

Indiana Childcare Options: What Exactly Are You Looking For?

Indiana Childcare Options: What Exactly Are You Looking For?

  With an ever-increasing number of families dependent on both parents to bring in income, the need for quality childcare continues to be in high demand. With so many options and providers to sift through, how can you know if you’re making the right decision for your family? Let this short list of options help

Want to Help Your Child Make Friends?

Want to Help Your Child Make Friends?

Developing friendships is an important life skill—one that seems very natural, but can actually be difficult to teach.  Good friends build our self-esteem, help us understand who we are, support and encourage us, and show us how to care about others.  On the flip side, learning to cope with the negative aspects of having friends,