WARNING: Parents need to be aware of the fatal ‘choking game’. Also known as the flatliner, space monkey, blackout, the knockout challenge and the fainting game, the ‘choking game’ is a trend among children between the ages of nine and 16
5 Ways to Encourage an Attitude of Gratitude in Our Children
If gratitude just became a part of their vocabulary, a daily habit like brushing their teeth or eating dinner? If they can experience the magic of gratitude early, perhaps the practice wouldn't feel so challenging or foreign to them.
Holding Your Baby Close: The Sustainable Power of Touch
The physiological effects of loving touch read like a pharmaceutical company’s wonder drug. Touching lowers the stress hormone cortisol, and boosts “feel-good” endorphins, along with oxytocin, the hormone largely responsible for bonding behavior.