Natural Treatments for Children and Teens with Depression

More and more children and teens are being diagnosed with depression. This is not a case of the “blues” that everyone faces now and then. These children feel alone. They are struggling to function and overcome feelings of hopelessness. It disrupts every aspect of their lives from their school work and extra curricular activities to their relationships with peers and family. It is not uncommon to hear that preteens are on depression

How Parents Can Protect Their Children When They Are Online

The World Wide Web is endless, providing people from all walks of life entertainment and information at will. Children are especially curious, so they are more than likely going to spend more time surfing the web than adults. For this reason, parents need to find effective ways to keep them safe, when they are online. If you are not familiar with

4 Simple Ways To Go Green For Back To School

Students, parents of students, and anyone who was ever either or both of these can relate: Back-to-school season is a time for new beginnings, and this too often means new “stuff.” Now is a prime time to reevaluate your habits, schedule, and routine as they relate to your mission to live your best life with minimal impact on the environment The post 4 Simple Ways To Go Green For Back To School appeared first on Green Living Ideas.

Hand Spinner Fidget Toy for Children and Adults

GongFu Star Fidget Spinner Toy Time Killer Perfect to relieve ADHD Anxiety Reduce Stress Helps Focus $ 7.20

Eco Stuff to do With the Kids This Summer

With summer vacation approaching, you might be wondering what your children are going to be doing this year with all that time off. We’ve put together some things to try out with the kids that’ll keep them busy and hopefully save you money too. Do some decorating Whether it’s painting the walls, upcycling a chair, or scouring curbs for tossed treasures, summer is prime time for decorating and designing. The warmer days should make paint dry faster and you’ll go back to school or work knowing that you’ve improved your home. Yard sale If

5 Steps to Help Encourage Your Kids to Love Nature

Do you ever worry that your children don’t seem to love being outdoors as much as they should do? There’s so much to enjoy about nature, but in an age of gaming, virtual reality and relentless selfie-taking it can be hard to imagine how our children are ever going to appreciate the world outside their

The “Crabby Crawdad” Environmental Play for Young Children – Great Earth Day or Nature Drama for Young Actors!

The “Crabby Crawdad” Play – Environmental Performance Play. Designed for Ages: Pre-K, Kindergarten, First, Second, Homeschool This 10 minute play can be used as an instructional piece or as a performance play for parents and grandparents to enjoy! There is no memorization for the kids, but they will have lines as they repeat the narrator […]

Little Treasures Miniature Laundry Family Ironing Set Toy for Children, with foldable iron board, laundry stand with hangers and clipper, starch Flashing Iron

Product Description The toy set is specifically designed to accommodate family helper set creativity feature; the facility allows 3+ little ones to pretend play mommy¡¯s laundry helper to their heart¡¯s content, subtly learning the discipline of colors and tools. Enjoying interactive role play packaged within the toy set, make productive play time by using all […]

Ofun Backpack For Kids [Cool Tyrannosaurus Green] Gift For Children 2-8 years old OF028-G

The toddler backpack is made with waterproof SBR Diving material.The material passes the SGS of the European Union and the American FDA test. It is designed specifically for children, shaped to fit the child’s stature. There is a roomy main compartment in the backpack stores the kids’s toys, diaper and other stuffs. Also it’s made […]

Floor Cleaning, Simplified

I’m going to be honest here. Cleaning is not my favorite thing. Not by even the longest of shots. You would think that picking up a device that would clean FOR ME would be a no-brainer, but when robotic vacuums first came around I couldn’t imagine how they could work all that well. I mean, they’re

Pokémon GO: PokéBingo Free Printable Bingo Game

Pokémon Go mania is in full swing and I’ve made a slew of Pokécentric items in anticipation of Pokémon Gopocalypse (when kids ask for e.v.e.r.y.t.h.i.n.g. to reflect their current obsession. I have several Pokémon printables, if you haven’t caught them all you can do so here. (See what I did there?) This page contains the files for the free Pokémon Go Bingo game, or as I like to call

Pokémon GO: Birthday GO Free Printable Invitations

Pokémon Go mania is in full swing and I’ve made a slew of Pokécentric items in anticipation of Pokémon Gopocalypse — or as you might know it, the onslaught of “mom!!! can my birthday be???!!!!!” I have several Pokémon printables, if you haven’t caught them all you can do so here. (See

Pokémon GO: PokéBingo Free Printable Bingo Game

Pin ItPokémon Go mania is in full swing and I’ve made a slew of Pokécentric items in anticipation of Pokémon Gopocalypse (when kids ask for e.v.e.r.y.t.h.i.n.g. to reflect their current obsession. I have several Pokémon printables, if you haven’t caught them all you can do so here. (See what I did there?) This page contains the files for the free Pokémon Go Bingo game, or as I like to call it, Pokébingo. This game is formatted to be printed on standard sized paper (8.5 x 11) and

Pokémon GO: Birthday GO Free Printable Invitations

Pin ItPokémon Go mania is in full swing and I’ve made a slew of Pokécentric items in anticipation of Pokémon Gopocalypse — or as you might know it, the onslaught of “mom!!! can my birthday be???!!!!!” I have several Pokémon printables, if you haven’t caught them all you can do so here. (See what I did there?) This page contains the files for the free Pokémon Go printable invitations, or as I like to call them “Birthday Go”. If you have

Pokémon Gopocalypse { a.k.a. a Slew of Free Printables! }

Pin ItPokémon Go mania is in full swing and as much as I’d like to say that we were totally immune, that’s just not the case. My kids have been playing with and trading Pokémon cards since Ethan was in first grade, more moons ago than I’d like to admit. So when the game hit the app store, my kids were all too excited to ‘see’ the Pokémon they love in the real world. If I know anything about my kids, it’s that their newest favorite thing quickly becomes

Natural Sunscreen | Safe for Children of All Ages | 100% Money Back Guaranteed Protection for Your Skin | Contains Simply Eight Edible-Grade Organic Ingredients | Fragrance-Free | Non-Toxic | Biodegradable | Easy to Apply & Spread | Made in the USA

This safe sunscreen was created by parents after seeing the rash typical, chemical-based sunscreens caused. Our goal is to create the healthiest, most eco-conscious and safest sunscreen available! Our products are effective, healthy and safe for your entire family. We use the very best ingredients – eight edible-grade 86% certified ORGANIC ingredients. You can use […]

8 Amazing Indoor Playhouses for Kids

Boy do these playhouses make me wish for the days when my littles were little. They had a nice indoor tepee (we still have it actually) and several cardboard playhouses (remember the ice cream truck) but these take the concept of an indoor fort or playhouse to a new level. And to think I spent my childhood draping sheets over furniture! Any of these playhouses would make an amazing addition to a child’s room or a rec room. Enjoy! Giant Whale Playhouse – Oh how I love this. How many hours of creative play and underwater imaging can your child have with this whale playhouse? I love how colorful and unique this Geodome playhouse is. It looks

Stainless Steel Dinnerware for Kids

Plastic cups for soooo yesterday! Nowadays it is easy to buy kids plates, utensils, and drinking cups without having to resort to cheap plastic just because you are afraid of breakage. Yes, you may not want to give them your regular dinnerware or china because it can be dangerous if they break it. Trust me I know, my youngest ran through the house with ceramic bowl when he was a toddler. He fell on it, broke it, and has a nice scar as a reminder of the experience. Plastic is not your only option though…it’s only the ugliest and most wasteful. Newer stainless cups, plates, and utensils do not break and

Not Your Child GPS Devices For Kids

A few weeks ago I posted about wearable GPS trackers for kids and why this may be a trend for parenting of the future. I am not by any means a helicopter parent and I won’t be tracking my teens everywhere they go but even with my more relaxed, free range parenting ways I saw a need for devices like these. As I explained in that post, I am the mom of two special needs children (autism spectrum) and one in particular has a tendency to wander. Parents of high needs children have enough on their plates as

Tedcotoys School Children Activity Diy Amazing Eco-House

Easy build-it-yourself solar eco house operates on natural sunlight or on batteries when indoors. House comes to life with LED sign display, solar door sound and solar windmill. Eco-friendly toy for hours of learning. For ages 8 plus. The Greenex Series is 100% battery-free eco learning fun that connects the environment to amazing science experiments.Smartly […]

Wearable GPS Trackers – Is This the Future of Child Safety?

I remember a conversation I had from years ago in a moms group when my kids were much smaller. They were discussing the concept of “chipping”children like you do pets. I was firmly in the camp of heck yes, as long as it was safe. Even though I am very far removed from the role of helicopter parent I won the autism lottery and was blessed with not one, but two autistic children. The challenges are numerous but two challenge in our case at least, are that they wander and they are quick to forget safety rules. My

4 Reasons Why Pets Are Great for Kids

Of the many reasons to get a pet for your household, perhaps one of the biggest and most influential ones is that it’s great for your kids. Having a pet has many benefits for your children, and not just with social aspects or self esteem—pets can actually help your children develop great immunity. So whether you’d like a pooch or a kitty for your home, check out these reasons why pets are great for your kids! 1. They Teach Responsibility Having a pet in your home helps to teach your children responsibility. Even if you have a six-month-old or

Should Your Child See a Chiropractor?

Although children haven’t had as much time to age or have the stress on the body that adults have had, children are still susceptible to the stress and physical ailments that plague many of us in our daily lives. In fact, this is a good reason why we should invest time in teaching our children healthy living practices and preventing many of the ailments and diseases that can occur later in life. As most disease is related to diet and lifestyle, this is where it’s most important that our children are healthy and taught to take care of their health. So how does