Teach Your Kid Good Food Eating Habits With Fun Activities

As parents you have had experiences where you constantly worry about the eating habits of your kids. A large percentage of kids are finicky eaters and or they eat at their sweet will with parents especially moms fretting out on their eating habits. It is time then to take action and try to inculcate some eating habits using fun as …

Using Home Schooling to Teach Children Responsibility

Teaching children responsibility is the goal of education whether it takes place in a regular school setting or through home schooling. Many parents feel that the regular school can do this much better than they can, but this is not so. Parents are the child’s first and most important teachers and it is through the parents that children learn the …

Teach Empathy

How does one teach empathy? It is an important tool to teach kids, and it turns out that there are some discreet skills to the practice of empathy. The first is the ability to read non-verbal communications, particularly facial expressions, which brings us to the work of Paul Ekman, Ph.D. who has been studying facial expressions across cultures for about …

Ten Tips To Teach Your Dog To Eliminate Outdoors

Does your dog urinate when visitors are present? Is your dog only housebroken when you are around? This is something you want to change fast, before it turns into a housebreaking problem! First, and most important: your dog needs to understand that urinating inside the house is Not Acceptable. Try to act with patience when you see this behavior. Don’t …

How Storage Beds Can Help Teach Your Kids To Clean Up

Storage beds are one of the best types of kid’s beds to have in their room. The reason is simple. With all the toys, clothing and school supplies your children may have in their room, organization is the key! These under the bed options really add a lot of space to a room without the need for bulky dressers or …

I Wanna Quit! Seven Ways to Teach Your Children to Commit to the End

“I Wanna Quit” is a phrase we never like to hear. As parents, we know that that these three words start a predictable battle of push versus pull. We plead; “but you’ve always loved it!” We beg; “please just stay at it for three more weeks!” We even bribe; “if you keep up your lessons, I’ll take you to your …

ABA Training Uses Reinforcement to Teach Social Skills

ABA Training is a rather unique method of teaching children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. This training focuses on repetition and reinforcement as part of a specially designed curriculum that offers many children the chance to enter school at the appropriate age and to learn on par with their peers. While it has been proven to be highly effective for …

How To Teach Kids To Appreciate Awful Gifts

Nothing is too horrific for a parent than watching her or his child toss a gift away because “it ain’t cool” within earshot of the giver. What would you do then, if you were in this pickle? You can’t pretend nothing is wrong. These tips will teach you how to carry on when the problem mocks you in the face. …

What Is Bat Lag And What Is The Easiest Way To Teach It?

The simplest definition of Bat Lag is that the hitter’s hands go through the zone first, thus causing the barrel to lag or follow the hands throughout the zone. The complex part is teaching your young hitter how to establish Bat Lag and incorporate it into a consistent short, professional-type swing. Usually, when I begin teaching Bat Lag to young …

Cooking With Your Children Can Teach Them Confidence And New Skills

If you’re not a natural cook who has a passion for experimenting with food and you don’t go crazy about having the right kitchen utensils and equipment in your kitchen, then cooking is probably something you feel you have to do and if someone else offers to cook for you or you can eat out, you’re more than happy to …