How To Help Your Anxious Child Embrace Preschool

If your child has anxiety, preschool can be hard in a number of ways. Luckily, there are ways that you can help ease your child's anxiety and make preschool a pleasant place for him or her. Here are some ideas to inspire you:    1. Look for a preschool with a calming atmosphere. Take your child's anxiety into account when choosing the preschool, and look for one with a relatively calming atmosphere (such as Sammamish Montessori School). Read More 

Questions To Ask For Quality Child Care

Finding the right child care provider can be difficult. It depends on asking the right questions and doing a thorough evaluation for each child care option. Here are some questions to ask to find a quality child care provider.  What is the Staff to Child Ratio? The ratio of child care providers to children can tell you a lot about the quality of the facility. More caretakers means more resources and attention devoted to each child. Read More 

Making Delicious Apple Chips For Your Child’s Snack Day At Daycare

Daycare centers often give children the chance to bring in their own unique snack to share with their friends. It's your child's turn and you want to create something that is both delicious and healthy. Try these apple chips. This recipe is simple to prepare and adaptable. Tools And Ingredients You'll Need You aren't going to need a lot of tools or ingredients for this recipe. All you'll need are: Read More 

3 Excellent Reasons To Get Childcare With Your Gym Membership

For many parents, it sometimes seems impossible to get to the gym when you have children. However, it is also so important that parents are able to get to the gym so that they can be as healthy as possible. Thankfully, many gyms offer the option of having childcare along with your gym membership. This article will discuss 3 excellent reasons to get childcare with your gym membership.  You Always Have Somewhere To Take Your Children While You Are Exercising Read More 

Taking Care Of Business: Four Tips To Help Motivate Your Preschooler For When They Start Kindergarten

Preschool is an exciting time for any toddler. While your child is blossoming during her time in preschool, you need to start thinking about kindergarten. Kindergarten is when your child will be expected to stay on task with home work and school projects. If you do not know the proper way to motivate your child now, kindergarten will be overwhelming. Below are a few helpful tips to help motivate your preschool child now so that it won't be an issue when she begins the next chapter in their education. Read More