Helping Children Cope In Difficult Times

As parents we always strive to be the best we can. It is not always easy to keep our kids protected from the bad things that are happening in their little world and they have big emotions to deal with just as we do. It is hard to keep on top of all the changes they go through and how those changes are affecting their mental health and wellbeing.

I am currently going through very big changes in my own personal life and I know for a fact this will impact my daughter in the short or/and long term. In this article we will discuss a bit more on how to help them cope with changes and how to boost their confidence to deal with difficult situations.

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How To Raise a Reader: Valuable Tips to Introduce Books to Your Child

The value of reading cannot be overstated at any stage of your child’s development. Reading helps children by extending their imagination and increasing their curiosity, boosting their concentration and communication skills, and assisting them in better understanding unfamiliar situations and emotions that accompany them. As a consequence, raising a reader may be both rewarding and enjoyable.

If you want your kid to grow up to be someone who loves and benefits from reading, it is best to start early. In this article, we will share several tips to help you raise a reader, including reading aloud every day, establishing a reading-friendly environment at home, and picking the finest books for kids, as well as trying audiobooks, allocating time for reading, and respecting your child’s preferences. Check them out!

   

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4 Movies Your Kids Should Watch to Prepare for the Real World

Movies, like any other platform, can become a perfectly resourceful medium for your kids to learn and grow everyday. This means that they can have massive influence over your kids in all ways possible. 

However, as a parent, it is your responsibility to guide them in the right direction even when it comes to consuming the kind of content that they watch. 

This means that you can use different “movies” as another whole new platform to educate them while they have fun! It’s a win-win for both parties, so why not use it right?

That said, here are some of the movies for your kids that should be right up their alley for an educational yet entertaining episode with you by their side. 

Read along! 

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Helping Children Cope With Traumatic Events

We live in a world where traumatic events are a reality and can happen to any of us unexpectedly. As adults we can find resources to cope and minimize the distress that these events may cause. It is often hard to understand how much of these situations will affect us in the long run so it is really important to address them straight away.

When it comes to children, we fail to understand that despite their size they have very big emotions just as we do but not many coping mechanisms to deal with them. They rely on us for support and guidance and in this post we will share some ideas of how to help the little ones cope and understand traumatic events.

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Taking the girls to ballet dancing with Bloch

Since moving to Wales I have been looking for activities for my daughter to do. She was very keen when doing gyminastics in London and has always been very active. She has been telling me for a few months she wanted to do dancing instead of gymnastics so I thought that she would maybe want to give ballet a try. I have since found a few places that I will take her. Needless to say I absolutely love ballet clothing and in this post I will share a little bit about Bloch and their gorgeous products

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