Tag: Children

Halloween Safety Tips For Your Trick Or Treaters

Children everywhere are slowly beginning their transformation into zombies, princesses, and characters from their favorite movies. Adults are preparing outfits they would only dare wear once a year. Halloween is upon us! On October 31st, kids across the country will excitedly wear their favorite costumes and claim tasty treats in the name of trick or Read More…

Keeping Your Kids Safe Through the Colder Months

You may think that, as the weather cools down, your kids will be more inclined to want to spend more time indoors. Except, you’ve forgotten about the joys of rolling around in piles of raked leaves, making snowmen, and ice skating on a frozen pond. So, your kids may actually want to start playing outside Read More…

How to Keep Your Kids Safe at School This Year

As your kids go back to school, you’re probably wondering how you can keep them safe. If they use the school bus, you may worry about them walking to and from the bus stop (or even all the way to school, depending on where your house is located). Problems at school, whether physical or emotional, Read More…

How to Help Your Teen Get a Neighborhood Job

Getting your first genuine job is a rite of passage. However, your child doesn’t have to wait until he or she can apply for a job at the local fast food chain to start earning money. A neighborhood job can be a great way for your child to earn a little bit of money while Read More…

6 Ways to Keep Your Kids Busy During Summer Vacation

Kids love summer vacation. But parents often find it hard to keep them active while they’re not in school. That’s why summer vacation can sometimes end with kids merely languishing in front of the TV or playing on their phones. That’s not great for kids nor parents. One of the reasons this happens is because Read More…

How to Raise a 21st Century Kid

Today’s world is undoubtedly completely different from the world you grew up in. The rise of technology means that everyone is constantly connected, making socialization and collaboration much easier. People can learn, play, make friends, and even work from a single device. However, this accessibility also comes with a list of downsides. Kids are especially Read More…

Why Parents Should Talk to Their Kids About Safety

As parents, you have a huge responsibility. You’re the ones setting your children up for the rest of their lives! It can be a daunting prospect. But there are plenty of ways to make sure you’re doing all you can. One of the best ways to set your kids up for success is to talk Read More…

Is Technology Changing the Way Children Experience the World?

Technology is pretty much a necessity in the 21st century. It’s likely that you have multiple sources of technology in your home–cell phones, computers, and televisions. And your children likely have access to most of them. Although advances in technology are amazing and can be extremely beneficial, some concerns have been raised over certain uses Read More…

How to Talk to Your Children About Guns

Gun violence remains as much of a problem as it is a topic of debate. Regardless of partisan lines and legal beliefs, one thing is for sure: it’s important that parents take the time to talk to their kids about guns. Thousands of children are unintentionally injured or even killed every year by guns, and Read More…

Is a Social Media Curfew a Good Idea?

Curfews have been around forever; most kids have a certain time when they’re expected to be home. And in some areas, that curfew is even enforced legally. There’s even something of a curfew on cable television, as some television shows with more adult-centered content are only allowed to be shown after a certain time, when Read More…