Parenting is the highest art that we have to master in time to make this world a better place to live.
Self-Esteem refers to how we feel about ourselves -- our value and worth in our own opinion. The higher our self-esteem, the more confident we are. The same holds true for children. Those with higher self-esteem are happier, more co-operative and open to new things, more secure and loving than those with low self-esteem. The Upper Most responsibility in the art of Parenting is to boost the Self-Esteem of your child.
You might be doing your child a favor by giving him/her the power to make choices, from a young age. This practice could make him/her more independent and groom him/her to be a better decision-maker, someday.
Even before a child reaches the right age, many parents feel stressed just thinking about school admissions. Most tend to send their children to schools they have either attended themselves, or one the neighboring children are in.
The use of abusive words or foul language is becoming increasingly common among the younger generation today. Most of us have, at some point, experienced a child swearing but, when it comes to dealing with it, we often don't know what to do.
The end of December means, among other things, that it is time for the Christmas vacation. Most children will have a 10-12 day break -- not long enough for traveling, but long enough for you to rack your brains thinking of ways to keep them entertained.
If you constantly teach them the value of what they have, show them how to take care of it and make them realize that once the item is damaged, or not taken care of, it will not replaced, you are on the road to having unspoilt kids.
Many children, especially in cities today, want the moon for their birthday.Recently, an article in one of the national dailies talked about the harrowing experience one mother had whilst celebrating her little girl's birthday.
There are some subjects you are uncomfortable with, and other that subjects you find tough. But check any student Web site or online group and you will probably find that one of the most loathed subjects is -- surprise -- English!