Lessons from children – All things come with time

Posted on Sep 6, 2016 8:00:00 AM by Amanda Charles in Parenting Tips, in kids, in Patience, in success, in children learning, in Development

Lessons from children – All things come with time

There are a lot of lessons to be learned as a parent, but one of the greatest lessons I have learned from my stepson is that all things come with time.  As parents we rush to help our children learn new things and new skills.  We get frustrated when we don’t think they are potty-training fast enough, they won’t sit still long enough to hear a chapter from a book, they won’t capitalize their sentences or basic math seems like calculus to their developing brains.  We worry that we aren’t doing a good enough job and that lacking these basic skills is going to ruin them forever.  Phew.  Take a breath!

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Jumping into the Deep End of Life: Swim Lessons & Childhood Development

Posted on Jun 23, 2015 3:07:31 PM by Admin in Swimming, in Family Activites, in social skills, in Sports, in parenting, in Child Health, in Confident Kids, in Development, in Fun, in self esteem

Jumping into the Deep End of Life: Swim lessons as a way to maximize childhood development

Mommy blogs, dad blogs, parent blogs, parent boards on Pinterest, books, seminars, workshops – everywhere you turn, resources for being the best parent you can possibly be are vying for your attention. They offer help and encouragement to create a super kid who will handle every challenge with grace and ease. But, asks that little voice in your head, what if you take the wrong advice? What if you don’t follow enough advice? What if you don’t participate in enough activities or the right activities?

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