Art Therapy Activities and Prompts for Teenagers

Art Therapy Activities and Prompts for Teenagers

Art therapy activities can offer various benefits for teenagers, addressing their unique developmental and emotional needs. Its strength lies in providing a unique avenue for non-verbal expression, allowing adolescents to navigate complex emotions and challenges creatively. Unlike traditional talk therapies, art therapy engages teenagers through their natural affinity for creative activities, making the therapeutic process more enjoyable and relevant to their interests. And what are some techniques you can possibly consider?

Effective Ways to Teach Multiplication Times Tables

Effective Ways to Teach Multiplication Times Tables

Learning times tables is not just about memorizing numbers; it’s about building a strong foundation for mathematical thinking, problem solving, and success in various academic and real-life situations.
How do I know it? Well, my Mom used to be a Math teacher in elementary school for 40+ years… 😉
So whether you are homeschooling your Little Ones, or just want to give them a head start, teaching them multiplication times tables properly is something worth putting some extra effort into.

The 8 Traditional Montessori Mobiles for Your Newborn

The 8 Traditional Montessori Mobiles for Your Newborn

The Montessori method, developed by Maria Montessori in the early 20th century, is a renowned educational philosophy that places a strong emphasis on child-led learning, independence, and the importance of a prepared environment. Central to this approach is the recognition of early childhood as a critical period for sensory and cognitive development.  I heard about…

Characteristics of a Resilient Child

Characteristics of a Resilient Child

Resilient children are better equipped to cope with stress, develop a positive outlook on life, and form healthier relationships. Moreover, resilience fosters a sense of empowerment, teaching individuals that setbacks are not insurmountable obstacles but rather opportunities for growth and learning.
I did some research to find out what are the main characteristics of a resilient child, and how can we support the development of one or another in our everyday life!

How to Host a Successful Playdate for 6-8 Year-olds?

How to Host a Successful Playdate for 6-8 Year-olds?

I recently realized that as a Mother, there are some ways I can support my Daughter in strengthening her school friendships: hosting a successful playdate is one of these! I would be lying to say that I do not dream about a relaxing Friday afternoon, instead of adding some more little chit-chatters to my Little One 😅 But honestly, I also got excited when we started to send out the invitations, plan the food and some games to play…

10 Effective Tips to Keep Schoolwork Organized

10 Effective Tips to Keep Schoolwork Organized

Being organized can make facing various life challenges easier – or at least possible😀 Organization hacks help me to be more productive, and surprisingly more creative as well. So I definitely use some tricks to help my Daughter keep schoolwork organized 😊 And anyway, schoolwork really needs to get organized, so why not use it to teach our Little (and not so little) Ones some organization skills? 😁

10 Potty Training Problems And How To Solve Them

10 Potty Training Problems And How To Solve Them

Potty training – it’s a journey that every parent embarks on with their little one, and it can be both exciting and daunting. As your child takes their first steps toward independence, you’re met with the challenge of teaching them this essential life skill. In this comprehensive blog post, we’re diving deep into the world of potty training, with a special focus on common problems and effective solutions. Whether you’re a first-time parent looking for guidance or you’ve been through this before and need a refresher, I am happy to share our experiences and best hacks with you!

Friendship Issues At School – Parents’ Guide To Social Challenges

Friendship Issues At School – Parents’ Guide To Social Challenges

Let’s talk about friendship problems. These happen – like when kids feel left out, don’t get along, or someone’s not nice to them. These things can make our kids feel pretty down. To help, we should keep an eye out for signs. You might notice changes in how they act or if their mood suddenly shifts.
Chatting openly, really listening, and showing them how to handle tough times can be super helpful.

What are Fun Ways to Teach Kids About Money?

What are Fun Ways to Teach Kids About Money?

Check out these 10 Fun and Creative Ways on how to Teach Kids About Money! Teaching kids about money is an important life skill, but it doesn’t have to be dull and tedious. By using creative and fun ways to teach financial literacy, you can make the learning process enjoyable and engaging for kids of all ages. From board games to online resources, there are many ways to teach kids about budgeting, saving, investing, and making wise financial decisions. 😊