This School Year, I’m Cutting Myself Some Slack

This School Year, I’m Cutting Myself Some Slack

by Victoria Fedden

My daughter went back to school today, and the past week has been hectic getting everything ready. We had supplies to buy, uniforms that needed altering, and I had a mile-long grocery list of healthy school lunch ingredients that weren’t going to shop for themselves. In the midst of the chaos, I realized that for me, the New Year has always started on the first day of school.

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How Do You Talk to Kids About Sharing?

How Do You Talk to Kids About Sharing?

by Twigtale

Sharing is a skill many parents encourage their kids to cultivate. However, we know there are a lot of different philosophies on how to talk to children about it and what guidelines to follow. Since preschool teachers must frequently decide how to approach sharing discussions and dilemmas, we asked for their feedback. We are incredibly grateful they took the time to respond and excited to share their expertise below! 

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Toddler Tip: How to Handle Screen Time for Kids

by Twigtale

The screen time debate is often a difficult one for parents to navigate.  There are so many great kid shows, apps, and out there - and let’s face it – we all could use a little parenting R & R now and then.  But we often hear that little-to-no screen time is best for young children.   How much should we allow our kids to partake? 

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