Preschoolers have a lot to say and sometimes don’t always know how to say it. That’s why, as a parent or guardian, it’s important to make sure you’re asking them the right questions! Good questions have the ability to spark good conversations between your preschooler and you. A productive conversation with your little one can…

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Spiritual foundations are one of the most important parts of a child’s growing faith. They help to shape and develop their relationship with God. Even though they are learning about spiritual foundations in church, it’s imperative to implement them at home as well. When children learn that prayer, worship, reading God’s word, and being generous…

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We can all agree that this summer was the fastest of them all! The school year is just around the corner, and it’s time to start getting your child ready. During the summertime, it’s common for routines to come unraveled; which is understandable. However, it’s important that leading up to sending your child to school,…

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Summertime is upon us and we’re all scrambling to find fun, safe, and educational activities to keep our preschoolers busy. It can be difficult to find a healthy balance between activities that are fun but also provide some sort of educational value while they’re home for the summer. The good news is, there are plenty…

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Empathy is at the top of the list of qualities we want our children to have. But it’s also one of the hardest qualities to teach, especially for preschoolers. Preschool-aged children are notorious for being self-focused. On top of that, they also have difficulty regulating their emotions which makes empathic behavior difficult. That doesn’t mean…

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Emotional regulation and self-regulation are terms that have somewhat become buzz words recently. They are terms that have certainly popped up quite a bit when it comes to parenting and teaching preschoolers. But what does “emotional self-regulation” mean? How do you encourage your preschooler to self-regulate and why is it important? These are the questions…

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Preschool-aged children thrive on routine and structure. Which may sound counterintuitive because they also tend to be full of energy and full of varying emotions. But it’s true! They won’t be able to express it verbally, but preschoolers thrive when their life involves consistent rhythm and routine.  We are not saying that routine needs to…

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As states are beginning to reopen in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are certainly mixed emotions about returning to normal life. Many are ready to see our economy recover from the pandemic, but there are still apprehensions about the effect it will have on our health.  That’s why it is more important than…

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To preschool or not to preschool, sometimes that is the question. Your child is getting to that age. As a parent, you’re wondering if putting them in preschool is the best decision. A major factor is knowing what exactly your child is going to learn. Preschool offers a foundation for a child that prepares them…

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