Igniting Curiosity: The 3 Best New Shows for Toddlers

Do you let your children watch television? Chances are you have a lot of memories tied to the shows you used to watch when you were little – Sesame Street, Zoom!, Electric Company, even Fat Albert and The Simpsons. But with a changing technological landscape, TV-watching ain’t what it used to be. Now, kids consume content through […]

Let’s Evolve: How Future Generations Will Handle Our Mistakes

“Your generation will face a whole new set of problems that we didn’t have to face.” -Everyone’s mother Like countless other parents, I’ve heard this comment many times. And while it’s very true – we will have a host of problems that our parents didn’t have – we will also have the opportunity to correct […]

My Christmas Wish: I Hope You See the World Around You

A Letter to my Children, In the midst of the holiday season, I thought I should take a moment to write you and tell you what my Christmas wish is. And being that you’re only 7 and 4, this might not make much sense to you yet. You see, when I ask you what you […]

High Tech Injuries

We certainly can’t navigate our world these days without our necessities – a laptop or computer, a cell phone, a tablet, GPS, Bluetooth devices, and a connection to the internet. Without these tools of the modern trade, we feel lost! As humans have evolved, the powers that be probably didn’t have technology in mind when […]

The Most Loved Children’s Books

You probably remember your favorite book growing up as a kid. The Very Hungry Caterpillar? Good Night Moon? Encyclopedia Brown? If you remember it, then chances are you know how important reading and literature are to young, developing minds. Share this with your children by reading with them, encouraging them to read on their own, […]

How Technology Has Changed Raising Children

We’ve all seen pictures of toddlers with cellphones and babies on computers; even if you haven’t, chances are you’ve seen it live in person. Whether you agree with the ethics of a technology-laden world surrounding our little ones or not, the reality is technology is affecting the way we raise children. Take a look at […]