Recent Posts by Michelle LaRowe
Bringing home your new baby introduces many changes to your household. If you'll soon be bringing home your first child and you're wondering how the dog will react, good.
Now is the time to get your pup used to the idea that changes are brewing. Just like people, your dog has a routine, familiarity, and comfort level within your home. Helping to prepare your dog for the upcoming changes will facilitate a smooth transition.
Here are some steps to get the pup ready for a new little brother or sister:
Neuter or spay your pet. According to the Humane Society of the United States, pets...
Preschoolers are full of creative energy. Father's Day provides an opportunity for them to harness their energy and create a handmade gift for their dad. With a little guidance and a few simple supplies, your preschooler can create an expression of love to give to his dad on Father's Day.
World's Best Dad Placemat
One age-appropriate Father's Day craft for preschoolers is a "World's Best Dad" placement. Give your preschooler a piece of construction paper and markers, and encourage him to draw images that remind him of his dad on the paper. Provide your preschooler with the assistance he...
Help your child ring in the New Year by creating a New Year's-themed craft. Creating handmade New Year's crafts provide an opportunity for your child to learn about the holiday and have a hands-on part in the festivities.
Since many New Year's crafts can double as holiday decorations or party favors, plan to make your crafts a few days before your New Year's celebration.
A New Year's Ball
One of the most recognizable celebratory New Year's events is the New Year's ball drop in Times Square, Manhattan, N.Y. While your child may be too young to stay up and watch the ball begin its...