social skills


building kids' self esteem.
Children’s sense of identity is important to their healthy development. It is our duty help them maintain and develop their sense of identity, and foster their resilience by carefully exposing them to adverse circumstances. Children can be helped to maintain and develop their identity in adverse circumstances by effective support from […]

Fostering Resilience and Encouraging a Healthy Sense of Identity in ...


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When it comes to fashion, nothing has been more instrumental to the success of new brands like social media. The highly-competitive nature of the fashion industry used to make it difficult for small shops to get their products noticed. Now, brands are able to capitalize on different trends in the […]

How Has Social Media Changed the Apparel Industry


Social and emotional intelligenge illustrated by an image of children shaking hands
 The social and emotional well being of children is an important factor in early childhood development and should be nurtured and cherished as the foundation for character building, cognitive development and success in later life. Although, in schools the focus is on academic achievement, at home, in the family as well as […]

Life Skills: Social and Emotional Intelligence



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How Celebrity Beauty Image Affect our Children Celebrities are idolized by society; this gives them the power to define many ideals. Celebrity appearance, their likes and dislikes are taken by young mind as the ideal. This has been the source of many conflicts and complexes children encounter and develop while […]

How Celebrity Beauty Image Affect our Children


learning geography, seeing the world, child's eyes
** This post contains affiliate links and I’ll be compensated should you make a purchase by following them.  The best way to teach children anything these days is through fun activities. When children enjoy what they do, the learning is only a side effect of the activity. Luckily we, parents, […]

Fun Learning Activities for children


cooking with children is about spending quality time together
I used to invite give myself a serious mental coaching before I invited the kids in the kitchen for a kids cooking session: be patient, don’t think about the mess, stay calm, count to ten before giving instructions, breathe deeply, smile, resist the temptation to join in and do the cookie […]

How to keep it together while cooking with children



financial responsibility for children
Emotional literacy is the ability to understand and manage emotions in oneself and in others and it needs to be modeled  more than  taught  because people are different and are affected by theirs and other’s emotions differently. Emotional literacy includes skills such as emotional control, recognizing own emotional state, managing emotions, recognizing other’s emotional state, […]

Emotional Competence and Bullying


happy children
How can we provide an environment in which children feel safe without turning them into cotton wool children, who are afraid of their own shadow? ..is a question we’re not asking ourselves often enough. Instead, we  are putting too much effort onto providing a ‘safe’ environment. But a safe environment is […]

Idle Parenting vs Cotton Wool Children