The World Conquering teen challenge is based on the book “Ready: 99 Must-Have Skills For The World-Conquering Teen” that lists 99 skills that today’s children must develop for the world they are growing up into. The very Indian context of the book and the granular plan for the development of each skill set makes it very appealing developing these skills through this unique challenge.
Adoption is a beautiful process of forming one’s family. It also comes with its challenges that are easier to handle when adoptive parents are prepared and ready. So what should one know about adopting older children and bringing them home forever?
Although a child’s spine is very flexible during the growing process, it is nevertheless exposed to potentially permanent impairments if forced to bear pressure for extended periods of time – as it would be the case if the child sleeps on an unfit mattress.
No matter how hard you try to take care of your children’s teeth or encourage and support them to do so, toothache in children is still very common and they will still experience some debilitating pain at one point or another. But, most of it can be managed with some timely actions.
Whether it is the change from summer to winter or a transition to the summer season, eczema flare-ups can occur if proper care is not taken. In any case, managing eczema is challenging at any time of the year. For children with eczema though, summer can be especially hard.
Our strong instincts to avoid saying or doing anything manifests out of a deep need to not embarrass the special needs parent or ourselves. To do no harm. Here are 10 guidelines that I put together from my own experience of raising a special needs child, and helping several others.
My son was diagnosed with Autism and he did pretty darned well without all my special needs mom anxiety heaped on him. We all needed a break- me, from autism and my husband and son, from me!
Millennials continue to the be most willing to pay extra for sustainable offerings, with generation Z not far behind. Here are 12 sustainable lifestyle ideas that might well become the staple in our children’s lives- much like smartphones and social media have become in ours.
From tips on bonding to learning the value of effort, from hitting it up with neighbours to sharing the love with pets, this holiday to-do list for parents has it all covered adorably!
There is credit in intentionally limiting toys for children. Fewer toys for children act as stimulants to develop creativity and empathy. Amidst the constant bombardment of more advanced, more colorful, more stimulating, more educational, more this and more that, this article presents why less is really more!
Practising gratitude is crucial if you expect to feel that lasting joy, which is not just an upbeat, happy mood or that of fleeting ecstasy, but that which has lasting effects on the body, mind, and soul
If you find shopping for electronic devices for your kids tiresome and want to reduce the unhealthy amount of time they spend staring at their gadgets’ small screens, then it’s high time you gave them playthings that are making quite a splash again: wooden toys.