Among the many skills we want to teach our children early in life, character is often taken for granted. Many parents hope character will come naturally as their child grows and gains more life experience. Unfortunately, the research says otherwise.
Between time with my family, work and a never-ending list of to-dos, it seems every week just flies by. That’s why I cherish that I am an early riser who sets aside quiet time for reading every morning.
What do you get when you mix a picky eater with a food he or she strongly resists – and then toss in a dash of frustration from an exasperated parent?
Contrary to popular belief, motor development – how the body and muscles intentionally move – does not naturally occur with age. Just like learning to read or play the piano, practice is required to learn and develop motor skills.