Having a toddler is fun and exciting. Everyday is a new adventure with your little tot!
Children love to explore different areas in your house like your closet and even your laundry room. They enjoy tinkering with toys and that includes serious stuff mum and dad owns! Keeping them busy is definitely a task for the creative mind. Here are some things you can do to make the little one preoccupied.
Give them puzzles.
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This will not only make them stay put for a while but also tests their brain development. Activities like this help them become more patient and learn to have critical thinking. Later on in life, they will thank you for teaching these skills.
Teach House Chores
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A little sweeping the floor is already a big task for children. Teaching them this will make them feel like adults and they will learn how to keep their mess to a minimum. It’s nothing like child labour, I promise! Continue reading
Ever since the New Year came, everyone has been struggling with his or her resolutions. Some may have ambitious ones like training for the next Iron Man triathlon or the cliché goals of eating healthy, clean food. Whatever they may be, they can surely be difficult to do! A lot even forget them a few days after writing the list. Ehem ehem… Guilty?
However there are some that are worth keeping or at least try to keep them. Here are some that you may want to or add to your list of resolutions.
Make an active effort to connect with family.
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Let’s face it, some of us forget to ring mum or dad during the weekend. Preoccupied with social life and work, catching up with family takes the back seat. These days are made for people living away from their loved ones. There’s video messaging and social network apps that you can put in your phone. No more excuses! Continue reading
As the year comes to an end, we make resolutions to become better persons, have better bodies and a lot more things. More often than not, we forget these resolutions days after we make them. For some, the New Year is the time to start anew – a clean slate. But in reality, anytime is the best time to have a fresh start.
No matter when you’ll decide to have it, the important thing is your purpose of finding your true self. Here are some things you can do to be your best self.
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And do not count. If you give your neighbour a gift for Christmas, don’t expect anything in return. The best feeling in the world is being able to share your blessings.
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A little movement in the body is necessary for a healthy life. You can take 30 minutes to jump on your backyard trampoline and you’re good for the day. Producing more endorphins make you a happier person, too!
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Start your day with one everyday. It will affect your mood the entire day. It’s also contagious! 😉
It’s all about your insight about life. If you let negativity come your way, no change will ever happen. If there will be some change it’s not always going to be good. That’s why have some positivity and share your light.
Being a parent can be the best thing in the world but there are also some challenging times along the way. Not everyone has all the tricks in the world to keep their kids entertained or have them disciplined. It takes years and years to learn how to do both at the same time.
One of the things parents and their children need is a fun time together. You can’t always be disciplining them. You need to show them your fun side too! Your kids shouldn’t see you as someone dangerous to them but someone they can do things without fear. You know what’s the best way to show them you’re a fun person? Jumping on the trampoline, of course! Continue reading
Finally, summer is in our midst! The nice warmth of the sun, the less layers of clothes and the unlimited reasons why you need to have a barbecue at home. Summer is definitely a crowd favourite. Who doesn’t like it anyways? It’s the time you can go swimming at any time of the day without the fear of hypothermia. Even Olaf likes summer and he’s a snowman.
It’s also the season of numerous activities for the entire family. When the weather is this gorgeous, you can’t be staying indoors the whole day. You need to get out and bask in its glory. Here are some activities the family will love to do.
This is a best way to cool down and you can even sneak a workout in. It’s definitely a great way to keep fit and have that gorgeous tan you’ve been wanting during the winter season.
Because why not?
Who really needs to go out of the yard when you have an awesome trampoline? Not everyone likes swimming or running. Rebounding is an awesome alternative to both these cardio exercises. Plus, it’s way more fun. Continue reading