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It's Wondeful To Be Well

June 26, 2012  |  Categories: Parent Resources, Quick Tips

Did You Know? Modeling good choices and a positive, proactive attitude will enable your child to grow up with a strong sense of well-being. Below are some ways to practice healthy eating habits and physical activities. Physical Fitness Activities for Young Children: Morning Exercise Routine Outside Play Activities and Games Relaxation techniques for nap time…

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Attention After Schoolers

June 14, 2012  |  Categories: Parent Resources

Country Home offers a great option for your after school child in the summer. Summer Camp is a program designed for your child to spend their summer always on the go. With field trips almost every day and special calendars each week, your summer camper is sure to have a fun filled and enriched vacation…

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Country Home Special Events: June 15 – July 27

June 12, 2012  |  Categories: Events, Parent Resources

Special Events Friday, June 15:                 Toddlers – Fours                                              “Time with Dad”                                              Join us to celebrate Father’s Day   Tuesday, June 19:            Toddlers                                             Wear black and yellow stripes to look like a bumble bee   Friday, June 22:                Four’s                                             Bring in a nature item for a special art project   Tuesday, July 3:                Toddlers…

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Parents: Boost Your Self Confidence

June 12, 2012  |  Categories: Child Development, Parent Resources, Quick Tips

At one time or another, almost all parents question their self-confidence. Parents want to be able to act decisively and confidently, but the influence of neighbors, friends and relatives, and what they will say can be very upsetting. Here’s an idea that may help. Most decisions revolve around two categories—needs and wants—and it is important…

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Hitting Is Not Okay

June 5, 2012  |  Categories: Child Development, Parent Resources

A reader’s question reminded me that there are some typical childhood behaviors that need to be revisited every now and then for successive generations of parents. This parent was concerned about her 14-month-old’s habit of slapping her hand at her parents when she was frustrated, occasionally managing to hit them directly on the face. While…

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Country Home Learning Center Summer Camps

June 1, 2012  |  Categories: General Child Care

It’s that time of year again. School is out for the summer and parents are looking for ways to entertain their kids and preserve a shred of their own sanity. Lots of parents look for a summer camp program in which to enroll their child. Summer camp activities like swimming, field trips, water parks, soccer,…

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