Bullying is perhaps one of the most harmful experiences a child can endure, and yet it is still neglected by many parents, schools and children. According to a study, about 49% of children in grades 4–12 reported being bullied by other students at school at least once during the past month in the West, where bullying is being treated as a public health concern. Even if we don’t see it happen or hear about it, bullying can have detrimental long-term consequences on our children’s health and well-being.
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Parents sometimes underestimate the impact of their negative behavior on their children. Arguments with their spouse in the presence of children, profane language while driving, or losing temper over children’s nagging can all shape the way children act throughout their life. Read more “Q&A: How to Behave in Front of Children and Set Good Examples”
Being environmentally conscious has always been one of my main concerns especially after becoming a mother. It is very important to me to preserve the environment and save it for the generations to come. We only have one planet to live on! Read more “Eco-Friendly Tips for Moms”
Have you ever felt that carrying a stuffed bear was more important than remembering your mobile phone or house keys? Have you ever spent hours looking for a Mickey Mouse? Read more “Mommy Where is My Blankie”
Motherhood is much more than what the definition of being a mother is in a dictionary. The journey of motherhood starts the moment you carry a life inside you – one that will love you more than anyone else one day and will only call you “mommy”. Read more “What It Means to Be a Mother”
Summer is coming soon and most of our children’s activities are going to be outdoors, in addition to going to the beach. Lots of children suffer from sunburn, sunstroke and dehydration during summer, so mothers need to watch their children carefully during the play time outdoors and take the necessary precautions from the sun. I visited Dr. Nazik Ezzedine, MD in Dermatology and Cosmetic Dermatology, and she explained more about how to keep our children protected under the sun.
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Weekday mornings can be hectic enough, let alone having to worry about what to make for breakfast. A really quick and easy breakfast idea, and one which my children always ask for is nut granola. It is a simple recipe for the morning rush, and very easy to prepare if you have never made some before – other than the fact that it’s a great substitute for sugary breakfast cereals.
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