Research shows that handwriting increases brain activity. Credit: Getty Images
Sure, typing is a skill kids need to learn earlier and earlier -- what with all the laptops, cell phones and games that require it these days.But it doe...Putting pen to paper can help students do better in school, researchers find.
Keep your snacks under cover, where they belong. Credit: Innobaby If you're tired of fishing for loose Goldfish crackers in the bottom of your bag, Innobaby's Stack N Seal can help you reign in those unruly snacks. A smart food st...Keep your snacks under cover, where they belong.
Who doesn't love Amelia Bedelia? Credit: Amazon Even though children are preparing to go to school, parents are encouraged to keep reading to their kids during the preschool years. Letter recognition and other important reading skill...Letter recognition and other important reading skills start during this time and help lay the foundation for learning to read, so these books will keep your preschooler busy.
Help your child learn with these toys. Credit: Getty ImagesThe kids are starting to outgrow the stacking blocks and are even getting tired of Candy Land (thank goodness). What to do? Here are ParentDish's 20 Top Educational Toys for Preschoo...Shopping for a preschooler? Try one of these fun toys that will actually teach them something.
A real honey of a toy. Credit: MoolkaInspired by real bees and their natural habitats, the colorful and adorable Beehives from Plan Toys entertains children while helping them develop fine motor skills, coordination and concentration. Beeh...Inspired by real bees and their natural habitats, the colorful and adorable Beehives from Plan Toys entertains children while helping them develop fine motor skills, coordination and concentration.
When I bought both of my daughter's car seats, I did so with the idea in mind that eventually, they would use them as boosters. Silly me. Both came with good safety ratings, sure, but earlier this month, both appeared on the "not recommended" list of...