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As a parent, there are so many decisions that need to be made about your child's education. Do you want your kids to attend public school, private school, or do you want to home-school them? What are your options? What will benefit your child and your family the most? Scroll through my site to find a ton of information that can assist you in making this big decision. Here, you will find all of the resources that I have used to make the decision about what I did for my children to ensure that they are getting the most from the years they spend in the educational system.

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How Bipolar Disorder Could Make Preschool Difficult For Your Child (And How To Treat This Problem)

Your child has a variety of wild mood swings that has you worried they may not acclimate to preschool well. Unfortunately they may also be suffering from bipolar disorder, a mental health disease that creates an unbalanced emotional state. Understanding this problem, and how to manage it, can help your child be more successful in preschool. Bipolar Disorder In Preschoolers Is Real It may be hard for some parents to believe, but bipolar disorder may arise in a child as early as their preschool years. Read More 

3 Ways That Daycare Helps Your Child To Build Stellar Social Skills

You have to go to work. And, that means your child has to go to daycare. That said, the child care center is much more than a place for kids to spend the day. Your young child is learning and developing new skills every day at school. This doesn't just mean that they're learning the ABCs and 1, 2, 3s. Young children also build social skills during the daycare day. How is child care helping your child to develop socially? Read More 

Creating A Kid Who Cares: Choose A Preschool That Focuses On Social And Emotional Intelligence

When enrolled in the average preschool, your child will learn the ABCs and other primary skills to help them get a good start on their reading and math skills. But there are other vital skills that educators now realize are every bit as important for young children as those basic learning processes. Social emotional learning (SEL) is one of the most compelling new concepts being taught in preschool. Here's what you need to know to ensure your little one receives this valuable kind of teaching: Read More 

How To Decide If A Gym Membership Is Right For You

Exercise is important, as it can help you minimize the risk for a number of health problems and maintain a healthy weight. Once you've decided to start a regular exercise routine, you need to decide whether a gym membership is right for you or whether it makes more sense for you to work out in your home or in the great outdoors. Which One Will Keep You Motivated? Think about what would keep you more motivated to actually work out - the fact that you don't even need to leave your home or the fact that you've already spent a bunch of money to join a gym. Read More 

3 Easy Activities To Help Develop Your Preschooler’s Fine Motor Skills This Summer

It is easy to take for granted everything that you do with your fingers every day, from picking up small objects to buttoning your clothes. It can be difficult to remember a time when you were not able to do those tasks.  Your preschooler is currently working on learning how to do those fine-motor tasks that as an adult it is easy to take for granted. It takes a lot of efforts for preschoolers to develop their fine motor skills and muscles. Read More