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Sleeping Tips for Toddlers

May 11, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, General Child Care, Parent Resources

Whether we’re talking about nap time or bedtime, getting kids to sleep can be a struggle. Every child is different, and we know there isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution for helping kids fall asleep. But if you’re trying to figure out ways to help your kiddo sleep at night, check out some of our favorite ideas…

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Podcasts for Kids

May 4, 2020  |  Categories: Activities, General Child Care, Parent Resources

Did you know that there are a ton of podcasts created specifically for kids? That’s right… podcasts aren’t just for adults! Podcasts can be a great teaching or entertainment supplement for kids, especially if  you’re trying to limit screen time. Podcasts are perfect for road trips, quiet time, or even before bedtime.  Here’s a list…

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Easter Basket Ideas

March 30, 2020  |  Categories: General Child Care, Parent Resources

Easter is a hop and a skip away, and we’ve got a basketful of ideas for your kids’ Easter goodies this year. From classic candies to some untraditional stuffers, your kids are sure to love these Easter surprises.  Jelly beans Watercolor set  Flower seed packs Crayons Cadbury eggs Coloring books Bubbles Sidewalk chalk Matchbox cars…

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The Parent’s Guide to Fruit

January 27, 2020  |  Categories: General Child Care, Parent Resources

It’s probably not news to you that different fruits provide different nutrients. Furthermore, it’s important for kids and adults alike to get a healthy variety of these nutrients in their diets. We’ve done the research for you so that you can know the benefits of the most popular fruits in order to provide your family…

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Why Routines are Important for Kids

January 20, 2020  |  Categories: General Child Care

Did you know that routines actually help children thrive? It might be easy to believe that asking children to follow a routine would limit them, but routines actually give children a sense of security. This sense of security comes from knowing what to expect on a regular basis. A child can know that after bath…

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Giving Back This Season

December 23, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care

It’s easy to focus on all the things we want this time of year. New electronics, clothes, toys, and more grab our attention everywhere we look. But what if we spent time giving back to our community instead of focusing on all the things we think we need? What if we opened our eyes to…

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How to Let Kids Help in the Kitchen

November 18, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care

Have you ever been in the middle of getting dinner ready when your child asks if he can help you? While it’s very kind of him to offer his assistance, sometimes it can be more work to let a toddler help you with dinner. Instead of saying no to the offer, or saying yes and…

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A Month of Thankfulness

November 4, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care

It’s November, which means Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away. While Thanksgiving is a day set aside to be thankful, we want to challenge you and your family to practice thankfulness all month long. We’ve come up with a list of 30 categories of things to be thankful for. Now all you have to…

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