Educational Toys

The Best Educational Toys of 2020

Toys: the silly four-letter word parents cringe at when they come between a clean room, a sibling argument or a holiday wish list that seems to be overflowing with all things T-O-Y. Although, as parents, we feel like toys are overtaking our living spaces at times, we do know that they play a vital role…

Online vs. In-Person Learning

With the school year upon us, parents must make the difficult choice between online and in-person learning as in-person learning is available or becomes available in school districts throughout the region. Never did we think we would have to navigate these waters, but here we are. If you’re feeling stressed out, uneasy, unsure and teetering…

Child playing game

New Therapy for ADHD Approved by FDA

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, more commonly known as ADHD, a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects over 4 million Americans a year, aged 6 to 11, is being spotlighted more vibrantly recently due to a recently approved treatment that just hit the medical scene. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a video game as an…

Educational Blocks

Educational Activities to Keep Kids Engaged

  As the formal school year winds down, there are many ways to keep children engaged and on track with their educational needs. It is imperative to keep children in a constant learning environment where they thrive from new experiences, tools, and engaging activities. Life experiences count toward their educational makeup, but there are enrichment…

Holiday Gifts for Kids

Best Holiday Gifts for Kids

With the holidays comes gift-giving. Instead of picking something random off the toy store shelf, this year, aim to get toys that promote skills that are vital to your child’s development. Problem-solving, language and literacy, math, science, creativity, and social-emotional growth are all things that your gift could improve. Choosing gifts that foster education and…