Children watch adults and learn
Elena, the mother of 10-year-old Katya, says: “Recently, her friend came to visit my daughter. We chatted a bit. After a couple of days, my daughter reported that a friend…

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How to help your child survive parental divorce
According to psychologists, more than 1 million children suffer from parental divorces every year. When parents get divorced, much in the lives of children changes, so such events can adversely…

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How to combine work and family: tips for parents
Working full time, you can’t always keep a close relationship with your children and spouse. Many people have to choose between career and family life, but in the end, both…

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The art of enjoying the moment

How often do you say the phrase: “I can’t wait …”, “Rather …”? Do you wake up on Monday morning with the thought: “Hurry up Friday”? When you feel overworked, do you think, “I can’t wait for a vacation”?

Many of us have such thoughts from time to time. The same thing happens with young parents after giving birth. You can often hear from them: “I can’t wait until he starts to walk”, “I can’t wait until he starts eating solid food” or “Rather, he learned to do it on his own.”

The parenting process is so amazing and interesting that parents look forward to the next stage. On the other hand, certain stages in the development of a child can be quite difficult and debilitating, so that parents cannot wait for them to finish. In such cases, it is difficult to maintain patience and not to rush until the child outgrows a difficult period. But the next stage is sure to come. Continue reading

Holidays with a small child: advantages and disadvantages

Are you planning a vacation with your family? If you have a small child, you should not expect that your vacation will be like an ordinary vacation together and that it will take place according to your plan. As soon as the child begins to walk, do not expect him to sleep or be in one place all day.

However, all of the above does not mean that your vacation with your child can not be pleasant. Take into account some features of such a holiday – and you will enjoy it.

1. Some of you will definitely be unhappy. In most cases, the child remains unhappy, but sometimes it can be you or your spouse. The key to overcoming this problem is your emotional flexibility. It may be difficult for a small child to understand that you have come to rest, and he may require full attention to himself. Make small concessions for the child, let him a little more than usual. Continue reading

How to answer uncomfortable child questions
Difficulties in education include, among other things, the fact that parents have to answer many questions of the child, often difficult or awkward. However, it is better for you to…

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Seven types of fathers depriving their children of happiness
Modern fathers sometimes do not understand what a big role they play in raising children. Of course, financial support and child safety are very important, but this is not the…

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Reasons to see the world through the eyes of a child
Do you remember how it is to be a child? Looking back, we recall childhood as the happiest time in our lives. Have you noticed how your children or their…

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How to behave with competing parents
Striving to survive in a world full of competition, some parents want their children to succeed in all areas of life and be better than their peers in everything. Surely…

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