It’s more than just a way to keep kids off their phones!
Adults typically assume that it’s inside the classroom or the home where children learn best, but research proves that spending time outdoors is a great way to make learning more fun and engaging for the little ones. Here are some research-backed ways
Nature is one of the best playgrounds for kids!
Kung gusto mong basahin ang nakasulat dito sa Tagalog, mag-click lamang dito.You may have seen the adorable photographs and clips of Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and Prince Louis, the children of Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, playing
Let these stories inspire you to raise an eco-conscious family.
We cannot emphasize enough how Mother Earth needs more TLC. After all, our children will inherit this world. We need to care for it so that our kids and their kids have a livable planet in their future. SmartParenting.com.ph reached out to three
The single mom was inspired by Waldorf education and earthing.
Vanessa Salva, 24, is a self-confessed nature lover. When she got pregnant in 2016, she wanted her child to experience a ‘genuine childhood’ — he can explore nature freely and engage in movement play.She stumbled upon Reggio Emilia’s book on Authentic Childhood
Being surrounded by trees as a child can have an impact on mental health later in life
If you're planning to start a family and are scouting for your "forever home," opt for a greener location. A study says kids who grow up surrounded by trees are less likely to develop mental health problems as adults. Researchers from Aarhus University
Every time your child performs an act of kindness, she will become bigger, wiser and braver for it.
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"We live in a changing world, one with a hole in the ozone layer, one with melting polar ice caps, one with so much garbage."
In the new book, Letters to My Children, 35 parents, from showbiz actors to athletes to politicians, write to their kids to impart wisdom, affirm their love, and share words of encouragement on how to embrace the future. It is probably one
It's where the kids learn by feeding farm animals, going on a nature walk, and making their own food
MAD (Make a Difference) Travel is revving up its Kids Camp program starting early next year, and we were one of the lucky few to experience what it has to offer firsthand. Held at the GK Enchanted Farm from sunrise to sunset, Kids Camp offers
These photos aim to prove that breastfeeding is not offensive or vulgar.
In principle, people will say that they don't mind breastfeeding in public. The reality, of course, is different--nursing mothers are judged when they do it, hence, the hashtags #NormalizeBreastfeeding and #Brelfies started to circulate online. It aims to celebrate breastfeeding moms and
Kids plus cardboard equals endless possibilities.
We all know the many benefits of outdoor play and playing pretend in children’s development.Several studies prove that outdoor play encourages brain development, improves social skills, and encourages physical fitness. Aside from that, it helps reduce a child’s risk for developing nearsightedness
This advocate of green architecture works with the environment in mind so she can leave a lasting legacy to her kids.
The best clothing store for me is...Zara because they have the basics. It’s my go-to store since I travel a lot and they have winter stuff, fall stuff. It works out for me.The music that I’m listening to right now is...Imogen Heap’s
Amidst this bustling metropolis is a new recreational haven worth discovering for young and old alike.
Pasig—home to business hub Ortigas, foodie paradise Kapitolyo, and a growing number of high-rise residential units. But within this highly urbanized city-municipality is also a thriving ecological gem, a perfect respite for families on weekends or during the holidays.The rainforest park in
If your family’s looking for the adventure of a lifetime, you might want to check out Intrepid’s international family tours and packages that offer spelunking, white water rafting, horseback riding, jungle explorations and more.
Whenever there’s a holiday or the entire family’s on vacation, parents are always on the lookout for new places to go to or new activities to try out with the kids. Rather than the usual trip to the mall, why not try
Try something different this summer. Why not take your family camping? Explore the great outdoors and share your respect and awe of Mother Nature with your children.
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Remember that a child’s intelligence, as well as his language and speech development is affected by his genetic make-up. But do know that there are many other causes for speech delay, which a developmental pediatrician can tell you about. It is both
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