10 Smart Ways to Give Your Child Choices (Over 50 Examples Included)
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10 Smart Ways to Give Your Child Choices (Over 50 Examples Included)

There are so many reasons to give your child choices. Depending on your parenting style, you may or may not be apt to do so. Either way, you can train yourself to become intentional about making sure your child has plenty of choice in their day.  As a matter of fact, when you give your child choices…

The 25 Best High Contrast Books and Toys For Babies
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The 25 Best High Contrast Books and Toys For Babies

High contrast books for babies or black and white books for babies should be called or referred to as newborn books. Have you noticed that there are more black and white items in the baby sections of your favorite baby stuff stores? Why is that you may wonder? Where are all the pastels? High contrast books for babies…

Children Will Never Forget How You Made Them Feel
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Children Will Never Forget How You Made Them Feel

Maya Angelou wisely said, “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”  This statement has so much insight.  This thought is a sensible affirmation to apply in parenthood. What if we were intentional about how we make our…

8 Shocking Truths About Teenage Brain Development Every Parent Must Know
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8 Shocking Truths About Teenage Brain Development Every Parent Must Know

Why is my teenager acting like this? Your teenager’s behavior does not have to be a mystery to you. The basics of teenage brain development are worth understanding.  After infancy, the brain’s most dramatic growth spurt occurs during adolescence, which typically describes ages 13-19. All of this change in the teenage brain has teenagers wondering how they…

The Ultimate List of 115+ Inspirational Parenting Quotes (Printable Included)
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The Ultimate List of 115+ Inspirational Parenting Quotes (Printable Included)

Obviously, people love quotes because you see quotes EVERYWHERE  printed on EVERYTHING these days. I too love quotes, but there are so many quotes it can become overwhelming to sift through them for the best. This inspired me to compile a list of the very best parenting quotes. There are so many different parenting quotes. I decided…

Self-Fulfilling Prophecy:  Children Will Become What You Say They Are
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Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Children Will Become What You Say They Are

How much thought have you given to the research on self-fulfilling prophecy? This research can be significant in your parenting.  You see, we buy into a story.  How we live and the decisions we make in our life are a result of the story we bought into.  Furthermore, research says that the things that we saw,…

Kids’ Pooping Problems: 5 Ways to Ensure Your Child Is Regular
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Kids’ Pooping Problems: 5 Ways to Ensure Your Child Is Regular

Have you ever found yourself Googling about the colors, textures, sizes, and consistencies of your child’s poop?  Have you ever had to try to remember when was the last time your child pooped?  Maybe you’ve wondered how you were going to get your child to poop.  Kid’s pooping problems are common in every family. There…