Tag Archives: development

Teenage Girls: Self esteem & Confidence

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Words that don’t always seem to go together: self-esteem and teenager. Read what one of our leading experts has to say on the topic of teenage girls and how you as the adult can help tackle this problem of low

Autism: Evaluation time

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Follow a story of a family whose little boy was diagnosed on the autism spectrum and the steps they took to overcome this diagnosis. This story is a personal one and should not be taken for any medical advice. This

Suicide: How to save your child

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We wanted to share our top tips on what to do if you suspect your child is exhibiting suicidal thoughts or behavior. We know this can be a scary subject but these very basic tips could save a life… Do

Toddler Activity: Penny Flick

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Try our latest toddler activity from The Games Lady. This is a quickly organized social and fine motor game with easy to find materials, pennies.   By Barbara Sher, The Games Lady     DIRECTIONS Partner two children across from

Autism: Say what?

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Follow a story of a family whose little boy was diagnosed on the autism spectrum and the steps they took to overcome this diagnosis. This story is a personal one and should not be taken for any medical advice. This

International Parenting: Extracurricular Activities

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There are many hot button issues when it comes to parenting. It doesn’t matter what the issue is but you know you will have one opinion and someone else will have a differing. SEEK has interviewed moms from around the

Are we just playing?

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Are we just playing or do we actually learn through play? Parent’s want to know the answer and our expert Donna Townsend explains how the play never really ends and we would never want it to, since it is the

Musical Crafts: Paper Plate Tambourine

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To your child what could possibly be more fun than making a mess? Making a mess that will turn into an instrument that will make noise! Musical crafts are always so much fun. Try out this indoor activity from  The

Kid Activity: Cereal Box Puzzles

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Stop buying expensive toys and use what you have at home to boost development. Cereal and cracker boxes can be used to make an instant puzzle. By Barbara Sher, M.A., OTR Not only is using the materials from home an inexpensive

Outdoor Activity: Coke and Mentos

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Try this fun and messy yet educational outdoor activity with your kids today! Who doesn’t love explosions especially when they are done in a safe manner?! By Natasha Johnson  We recently had a kind of warm day. I was more than happy