Put together Thanksgiving crafts for your child to create memories, or use the crafts as an opportunity to make homemade decorations and teach him about the holiday. The level of difficulty should match your child's abilities, particularly if you want her to complete the craft on her own. Plan a few different crafts that you believe your child will enjoy so she can choose her … [Read more...] about Easy Kids Thanksgiving Crafts
Staying in a hospital can be scary, even for an adult. When you know a child who is in the hospital, visit as often as you can and bring gifts to brighten the child's day. Choose gifts he can use while he's in the hospital to help make the time go by a bit faster. Educational Gifts Educational gifts can help her pass the time, while allowing her to learn something. Puzzles, … [Read more...] about Gift Ideas for Kids in the Hospital
Participation in sports can help keep teens out of trouble, though it's not guaranteed. Teens who participate in sports tend to have less time to get into trouble. In better physical shape than their sedentary peers, they tend to pay more attention to nutrition than kids who don't play sports. Teen athletes also tend to do better academically and may get a boost in self-esteem … [Read more...] about Does Participation in Sports Keep Teens Out of Trouble?
Handmade party invitations tend to get noticed more than the store-bought variety because the recipient can see that time, attention and care have gone into making them. Pull out your craft supplies, and make your own invitations for your next Halloween party. Homemade Halloween invitations also allow you to create an invitation that complements your party … [Read more...] about Handmade Halloween Party Invitation Ideas
Decorate your toddler's bedroom with colors, a theme and furniture that's suitable for her now and that can grow with her as time goes on. Updating her nursery into a "big girl's room" that fits her personality will last longer than the nursery you designed for her. Ask her for input on her bedroom decor, if possible. Buy Smart Furniture When you are picking out furniture, … [Read more...] about Ideas for Decorating a Toddler Girl’s Bedroom