Hot weather is almost here! It's so important we keep ourselves and our children Hydrated! It's often difficult to make sure we are getting enough water and most tend to believe that that the sugary drinks are good for us, giving us they hydration we need. With our growing epidemic of 1 out 3 children being obese, let's focus on keeping Hydrated without the extra sugar! Try the Hydrate Popsicle! It's a FUN way to get Hydrated without the sugar!
The time that is spent by parent with their children is one of the most important for the development of the child as we as increasing the bonding ties between the two. Exercising for kids has also been cited as one of the most essential art in their overall growth. This is especially so when the time that is sent during the exercises is shared between the parent and the child.
Why is it so important to me that my daughter likes to exercise? And, by "exercising", I mean both activities, structured around the gyms, studios, and soccer and other fields, and the games and other active pursuits, which she likes while not even realizing that she is working out (such as trampoline jumping or running with the dog).
I think, in the big scheme of things my children are pretty active.Winter is tough though, especially this half rainy, half snowy start of winter where they really can't go outside. But summer, they're always outside doing something.
In the wake of a New Year and our personal resolutions, we sometimes forget about what's best for the others around us. In the case of parents in the United States, their kids should be a top priority.
I am NOT the best writer. In fact, thank goodness for blogging so I have a place to practice at improving for the past few years. But when my first daughter began school two years ago, I wanted to send her off when positive thoughts and loving words of wisdom so I would write the occasional lunch box note "Have a great day!" and "We love you!" with little pictures of stick figure smiley faces and sun beams.
Bullying has evolved to dangerous levels for kids. The most recent method of bullying is taking place against kids that can become severly sick or even die from anaphylaxis due to food allergies. Please click on the 30 second clip or the full PSA (1:33 minutes) for more information. This is especially helpful for those of you who have children or careers where you work with children.