Baby in the snow

Playtime during Winter Months

Although the winter months seem to drag on and on, winter is a great time for learning and discovering! When prepared and dressed accordingly, playtime outside with your little one can be a great experience. Here are a few things you need to know about playing outside with your little one. Watch the temperature! It…

Baby hands in paint

Benefits of Making Art with Baby

Benefits of Making Art with Baby Art is a beautiful thing. Letting your children explore their inner artist is so great for getting them in tune with their fine motor skills and coordination! Creativity plays a huge role in your child’s life; let them indulge in it with a paintbrush and a canvas. You will…

Mom and baby talking

Baby Talk – Language Skills

Here we go… language skills! I know that may seem a bit far fetched, but there are different skills you can teach your baby to help ease their way into speaking full blown sentences or just communicating in general with you. Keep reading! Parentese! It means exactly how it sounds – talking to baby in…

Father helping small child

Helicopter Parenting

What is ‘Helicopter Parenting’? Well, it’s a type of parent who is too overly focused and protective of their children, leaving little space for healthy growth and boundaries. It comes from good intentions but leads to nothing but bad outcomes. Being a helicopter parent can happen without you noticing. Let’s say you’re out at the…

Playing Music for Baby

The Importance of Playing Music for Your Child

Although your little one cannot fully understand how communication works yet, playing music to them can spike development like crazy! Tune in to understand just how much music affects your baby’s development. Music ignites all areas of child development and skills for school readiness, including overall literacy. It helps the body and the mind work…