Parenthood

Skills of Tomorrow

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children. *If you would like to guest post on my blog on the topic of children or any other topic, send me a message. My… Continue reading Skills of Tomorrow

Parenthood

Hide and Seek

Do your kids love to play hide and seek? Change up the game by listening, sharing, and speaking. 1. Listen: Hide a cell phone or a music device with music playing at low volume. Your kids can use their listening skills to find the object. 2. Share: Your kids can take turns hiding an object/toy… Continue reading Hide and Seek

Parenthood

Chalk It Up to Allergies

I was reading in Parents magazine (September 2013, p 66) about health news. A new study in Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology found that dustless chalk contains casein, which may cause kids with milk allergy to experience asthma symptoms. The symptoms include coughing and shortness of breath. Most sidewalk chalk is dustless, so check… Continue reading Chalk It Up to Allergies