Dutch children are the happiest in the world.  Recently,  Unicef has published a report on child well-being in rich countries,  which ranks the children based on child well-being: material well-being, health and safety, educational well-being, behavior housing, and environment and subjective well-being. The Dutch babies are led in 3 out of 5 in those categories and ranked 1st in the ...

Bed-wetting in children is quite common issues among all the families nowadays. Reports show that approximately five to seven million children wet their beds in the United States. It is very normal for children under the age of 5 to have a bed-wetting problem. However, if your baby continues to wet their bet after the age of 5, they may ...

There are several children's habits and behaviors that can annoy parents from time to time. In most cases, these bad behaviors and habits are not medical problems. Your baby will outgrow them quickly. However, they will need your guidance to overcome these bad habits. To change the unwanted behavior of your baby, you need to understand why they do it. ...

Outdoor activities, in general, are always beneficial to your baby development.  However, swimming is believed to have the most comprehensive impact on the health of participants. This including both adults and children, even pregnant women will receive huge benefits from swimming.  In fact, guiding and encouraging your kids to swim regularly can have significant benefits for both their health and ...

By the time your baby reached the age of 3 or 4, their demands for exploring their surroundings become bigger than ever. So letting them have plenty of outdoor activities is crucial for their development.  At this age, your baby has overcome the stage of crawling, walking, and running. Riding a bike will be a good idea for your baby’s ...

By the time your baby is around two months old, you may find yourself with more and more soggy blankets, drool rags, and onesies. Sure, non-stop drool can be messy, but you should not be too worried as this is a part of the baby’s development. So to help you understand more about this phenomenon, here are the things you ...

It’s always recommended to let your kids have outdoor activities frequently. Starting a garden with them is a great idea to keep them away from the screens, help them learn different skills, and have fun at the same time. However, teaching a small child about gardening is not always easy. It will require your time, patience, and some tricks as ...

Nowadays, children often spend their time indoors playing computer games, watching TV, or reading comics rather than going outside. This inadvertently creates a sedentary lifestyle, which is really not good for their health and development. On the other hand,  outdoor activities are keys elements in the Montessori education method. In general, playing in open space with fresh air that will ...

It is normal to feel angry. It is a valid emotion, and when handled correctly can be really effective. Everyone can have anger, and your little kids are no exception. In fact, children are often easier to get a tantrum than adults. In some cases, kids can easily go out of control due to anger and do something bad.  However, ...