Teaching Empathy To Kids

August 11th, 2014by admin


Toddlers HugMost days it feels like I am playing referee to my twin boys rather than being the fun mom I know I can be. They are thick into those terrible twos where they are learning how to exert their independence and have a pretty self-centered world view. I am a believer in time outs and they have worked for my family. When they hurt one another, I tell them to hug each other and say sorry. It is very important to me that they know how to be empathetic and compassionate to others.

When watching the news, it is scary and overwhelming to witness the lack empathy in the world and its particularly unnerving to witness in kids. It seems there is a story every day about how children are victimized by their own peers. More and more children seem to lack the ability to put themselves in other people’s shoes and instead of viewing each other as human beings they view others as objects that they can hurt or tease for their own amusement. A world without empathy is simply terrifying.

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RC car and helicopter toys – Great gift idea for your children

August 8th, 2014by admin


RC carsLittle kids are always full of curiousness about the adult world. When we were kids, I bet most people had dressed themselves up with their parents’ clothes, shoes and the like when they were left alone at home, many girls even had tried their mom’s high heels and makeup before. The same situation will undoubtedly happen to our kids too. And this is also one of the reasons why emulational RC cars and helicopter toys are so attractive to them. These cool toys offer them an opportunity to satisfy their curiosity and also let them experience the pleasure and excitement like their parents do, even though they are far from real things. So if you are a confused parent who doesn’t know which toy to choose for your children, you should know that a cool and chic RC toy will definitely let them jump up with joy.

A children’s holiday to… The Maldives?

July 22nd, 2014by admin


Family in SubmarineAre you looking for an exotic getaway to escape to and rediscover the wonder of nature? Of course you are, but are you also a full-time parent and so committed to finding a holiday destination that will both accommodate and entertain your children. Well look no further, stop forward the exotic temptations of the Maldives.

Fewer places on earth can give you the delight you will derive by visiting the archipelago of the Maldives. Since it is made up of over a thousand atolls and islands, the best way to get there would be a cruise trip or yacht.

A tour to the Maldives is perfect for families and for those seeking an adventure. Parents and families will be spoilt for choice by the range of activities that they can take part in. They include riding in the whale submarine, surfing, snorkelling or taking a walk along the beach. The adventure of exploring the Maldives will rejuvenate anyone who loves nature and it will revive the raw thrill of being a part of such a beautiful world.