Moody, defiant, and uncooperative kids can quickly transform your homeschool from dream to nightmare — for all involved. How do you make it through and come out the other side?
Most babies start biting due to the teething discomfort, as it’s our reflex response to press the spot that hurts. Biting shouldn’t be the reason to quit breastfeeding, and there are ways to teach your child not to do this.
A good deal of children experience gum discomfort due to the teething process and may eat less for a while. Do not worry, the sensitivity is in most cases temporary, and your baby will be her old self in no time.
Homeschooling is a full-time job in itself, so is it possible to homeschool your kids and still work? Can you do it and come out of it feeling relatively sane and happy?
Learning styles — roughly defined as the individual ways that best enable a person to learn stuff — are a much talked-about subject in homeschool circles. What do you need to know about them to be a successful homeschooler?
"What about socialization?" has got to be the number one question homeschool skeptics ask. It's a tricky one, because the term has evolved to have two meanings — both important, and both related to your child's social needs. How do you meet those?
Homeschooled children can thrive socially — but research proving this says little to nothing about individual families, and meeting our kids' social needs ultimately boils down to personal responsibility.
Yup, homeschool families are different — but the academic, social, and lifestyle benefits of homeschooling naysayers don't talk about mean homeschool students can stand out in a good way.
Topical benzocaine is an anesthetic commonly used to relieve teething pain, burns, and wounds, but it can cause health problems for infants as well as adults.
There are many myths and misconceptions surrounding teething that can be quite dangerous and destructive for the teeth. Let’s end these misconceptions by talking about them in every opportunity that we get.