Some days ago I was checking the activity calendar that I receive every month from my son's preschool and my eyes stopped on one of the colorful boxes. It wrote "Last day of school". I knew that school was ending soon but seeing how soon that day was brought me a lot of emotion. Next fall my son will probably go to Transitional Kindergarten so this is the last year spent at preschool. And I feel that I am not ready for this! Time went by so quickly and I never imagined that this day … [Read More...]
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Inside: Discover a list of wonderful Father's Day gifts from kids that will make dad feel happy and loved. A few weeks ago, when I created the Mother's Day questionnaire for my son to fill in, he asked me if we will make one for Father's Day as well. I was glad to hear him say that and I told him that we can even prepare more handmade Father's Day gifts together if he wants. To my surprise, he quickly came up with more ideas: a medal, a homemade card, a list of all the things he loves … [Read More...]
Parenting with Calm & Connection
If I were to choose one thing that helped me keep my sanity when I went through busy, challenging times as a parent, that would be independent play. It might seem like an insignificant thing, but having some time to get things done without … [Read More...]
Boredom is good for kids. I'm a strong believer that it helps them become more creative and come up with awesome ideas on their own. I also strongly believe that it's not our job as parents to constantly entertain our kids. Playing with the … [Read More...]
Easter looks different this year. We will not have Easter egg hunts at school or outdoor celebrations with family and friends, but we can still enjoy these days and make them special for our kids. If you are looking for fun Easter activities … [Read More...]
Yesterday my son's best friend turned six and his birthday looked a lot different than we imagined a few weeks ago. I remember him happily planning his party, talking with his friends about all the things they do to celebrate, counting down the days … [Read More...]
A playful schedule with easy and fun activities for kids When this year started I made a commitment to create monthly activity calendars for our family to enjoy together. I wanted us to be more intentional about spending quality time together, … [Read More...]