Nurturing the Heart of a Child.
Category: Child Care

Episode #3: How Technology Effects Children Socially Texting and social media can be amazing tools, but with them comes amazing responsibility for parents. We live in the most “connected” society that has every been.  And yet, rates of depression and suicide have risen greatly.  Communication and connection are not the same thing.  As humans we […]

Biting is a behavior that can cause a great deal of angst in parents and teachers alike. There are several reasons for biting at different stages of development.  Babies may bite when they are teething or exploring. I have heard parents make silly, affectionate statements like, “I love you so much, I could just eat […]

I was listening to a talk show host interview a mom about her new book on parenting. This mom has three grown children, one of whom was recently killed in Afghanistan serving as a Navy Seal. She attributed the success of her children to the fact that she raised them to be “strong and independent.” […]