Ages + Stages

Topics related to all the ages and stages of childhood

The less I focus on the morning being perfect, and the more I do things that keep me calm, the better I feel. I know I need to keep and model the calm. I set the tone in the morning.
I have taken two maternity leaves while working for two different companies in completely different industries. I am here to share what I learned about preparing for — and returning from — maternity leave.
The craft my daughter and I did crafts this afternoon that were a bit messy, but they were fun and very versatile when making it your own. We used the book The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Nap time may not happen the day you travel. Screen time may skyrocket. Junk food may be the only food. It's going to be okay, mama. Give yourself some grace, and allow your tot a longer leash.
Disclaimer :: This article is sponsored by Legacy Preparatory Charter Academy. As charter schools become more prevalent in our area, it's worth noting the differences between a charter school and traditional public school. Both are public education options, but charter schools...
The road to get to this diagnosis wasn’t quick, nor was it completely unexpected -- yet still, it was an overwhelming experience.
Did you know Lionheart serves the whole family, not just your littlest kiddos? If you have older children, you can still benefit from the quality, affordable care and thoughtful programming Lionheart provides.
I think many of us associate Montessori with preschool, but did you know that there's a wonderful Montessori school in Plano for children ages two months all the way to 12 years old?



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Guide to Swim Lessons in Collin County

We're lucky to have so many options for swim lessons in Plano, Frisco, McKinney, and all over Collin County. Our guide includes year-round and seasonal swimming classes for all ages and abilities, including survival lessons, infant self-rescue, private lessons, and more.