HAPPINESS IS AS EASY AS 1,2,3,4: As moms, you’re always putting your child or children first before yourself. Don’t forget about your partner, too. Barbara Gibson-Paul, child and family therapist, shares a few tips on happiness. If you’re happy, the tone of the household and your daily functions at home and/or at work will be […]READ MORE
Sensory Cues As Leading Indicators of Your Childs Mood Pay attention to your child’s sensory cues that they are becoming over-stimulated. Increased saliva production, red ears, and difficulty making eye contact are great visual cues to let you know that your child may be on the verge of losing it. A great tool that can […]READ MORE
Storytelling is a tool that helps children understand themselves and their world. When we provide children with words for the experience and the feelings they may have about the experience, we empower them to calm unsettled emotions.
The Twigtale Starting Preschool book allows the child to make sense of a new, and often challenging transition. I made a similar book for my own son when he started preschool. Twigtale makes it easy for parents to narrate & personalize their children’s stories to aid in a smooth transition.
Tina Payne Bryson, Ph. D.
I received the book, and it is perfect!! Thanks so much. I have been meaning to make one of these for awhile with you guys – Next up will be a book about Preschool which I should have done a few weeks ago.
What an innovative way to address common childhood transitions. I recommend these books to parents because the personalization of the story to their own child makes them so effective.