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Child playing with toy Airplane

Eight Physical Activities for Energetic Toddlers

Active games for energetic toddlers Toddlers are positively buzzing with energy most of the time! Here are some simple activities to help burn off some of that energy, and also help develop those all-important gross motor skills. Many of these ideas can be done outdoors or indoors – but don’t be afraid to don a…
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June 28, 2018 Tags:, , , , , , , , , ,

Helicopter Parenting

  Helicopter parenting refers to parents who hover and always stay close to their children, ready to swoop in to direct, help or protect (usually before it is needed).   The Perils of Helicopter Parenting   For Children:   Never learns accountability/natural consequences Develops a fear of failure Lack of confidence Codependency Can trigger anxiety…
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March 14, 2018 Tags:, , , , , ,