Why Taking Care of You Makes You a Better Mom
You know this on some level. Who has not heard the airplane illustration about putting on your oxygen mask first before placing it on your child? Meaning, we need to take care of ourselves first, before we can take care of anyone else in our life. But I think it’s easy to get numb to that message. I think the problem is that taking care of you doesn’t feel very practical in our busy day-to-day life.Much Despair About Wealth Disparity
Everyone knows that within a society, different people have different levels of material wealth and comfort. There will always be gaps between the “haves” and the “have nots.” Over the past few years, however, the levels of wealth and income inequality in the United States have increased dramatically, making these major political and social issues. Wealth is important because people rely on it to carry them through financial emergencies, fund retirement, provide an education for their children, or to start a new business. Wealth translates into opportunity and quality of life. Differences in income and wealth are defined by the terms “income inequality” and “wealth inequality”. These terms are increasingly used in politics, news, and academics, and have inspired controversy, debate. Let’s explore why…Eating Healthy – How to Get Your Kids Involved
Most kids could live off of chicken nuggets and fruit snacks, but if they lived off that diet they would be lacking some serious nutrients! Here are a few tips on how to get your children to not only eat healthy, but to get involved in preparing healthy meals!Local School Systems in Kenya
Overall, the education systems in Kenya are characterized by widening disparity between private and public schools, low transition rates and constant disgruntlements by teachers. But all hope is not lost. Huge investments are being made to improve the quality and accessibility of education in Kenya in order to realize education-linked Millennium Development Goals and reaching a 100% literacy level, which presently stands at 85.How To Keep Your Child’s Room Organized
Every mother wants the best for her child. Besides ensuring that the child has all basic needs, a mother will also want her child to be comfortable and happy in his environment. One of the things you can do to make your child’s life better is to get his room organized. Kids can be messy, but you can teach them a few lessons on being organized by setting their rooms right and letting them handle a few chores to get it done the right way.Fun Ways to Prepare Your Child for Early Reading
It’s never too early to encourage your child to read. Here are some ways that you can prepare your child for learning to read.Why a Healthy Relationship With Your Teenage Daughter Is Uber Important
How often do you say to yourself, “I’m doing an awesome job parenting my teenage daughter”? Yet in most areas you rock as a mom. You make sure she gets to school on time. You know when her assignments are due. You’ve done your research and hired the best tutor, or coach. You make sure the parents are home before she spends the night at her friend’s house. You monitor her cell phone or laptop. You make sure she has a new dress and shoes for the dance. You shuttle her around town even though you have a full-time job. So why don’t you feel great about the amazing job your doing as a parent?