12 Children’s Books That Help Explain Tragedies and Death

Explaining death or a tragedy to a child is one of the toughest tasks a parent will face. Find some children’s books that can help children learn about and cope with sad news, death, and grief. It can be incredibly difficult to¬†explain tragedy¬†and death to a young child, and to help them cope. Whether your …

Martin Luther King Facts, Quotes & Values for Kids | MLK Day Lessons

Equality Equality Quote: “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.” Fact: Martin Luther King Jr. is most remembered for leading the African American Civil Rights Movement in …

Basic Rules for Financial Freedom: Get in the Wealthy Mindset

Anybody Can Make Money — It Isn’t Selective or Discriminatory Anybody Can Make Money — It Isn’t Selective or Discriminatory The lovely thing about money is that it really doesn’t discriminate. It doesn’t care what color or race you are, what class you are, what your parents did, or even who you think you are. …

Events of the Winter Olympic Games

Ski Jumping Ski Jumping Ski jumping is a thrilling, death-defying event in which winners routinely soar distances well in excess of 600 feet. Besides scoring for distance, competitors must also accrue style points in order to win the medal, which are based on steadiness, positioning, and landing. One of the most infamous ski jumpers was …

Understanding (and Coping With) Sleep Regression in Your Child

Toddler Coping Mechanisms Toddlers can be a bit more challenging since they’re older so try these tips from BabySleepSite.com. Set boundaries: You’re in charge and your toddler needs to know that. When it’s time to sleep, it’s time to sleep. Consistency: Keeping it is key, as this is just a phase. Resist change: No need …

Best Learning Websites for Preschoolers

Funbrain Jr. Funbrain Jr. Funbrain Jr., a part of Family Education Network, helps younger kids develop math, early literacy, and problem-solving skills through fun learning games, stories, and printables. The site is designed so parents can sit and explore with their child, or to allow kids to navigate themselves. Nick Jr. Nick Jr. NickJr.com transports …

AHA Guidelines and Recommended Sugar Intake for Kids

AHA guidelines You’d be hard-pressed to find a child who doesn’t love sugary foods, and chances are the processed or packaged food your child eats has some amount of added sugar. New research suggests that this trend has spiraled out of control. A childhood sweet tooth isn’t as harmless as it might seem. Our country’s …