The Best Ways to Incorporate Fitness into Parenting

The Best Ways to Incorporate Fitness into Parenting

We know how challenging it can be to find time for yourself when you’re juggling work, household chores, and raising little ones.  But did you know that staying active and incorporating fitness into your parenting routine can benefit both you and your kids?  That’s right – it’s a win-win situation!  In this post, we’ll explore…

6 Important Practices for Promoting Children’s Wellness and Health

6 Important Practices for Promoting Children’s Wellness and Health

Ensuring the wellness and health of children is paramount for their growth, development, and overall well-being. As caregivers, educators, and healthcare professionals, it’s crucial to implement practices that promote healthy habits from an early age. By instilling these practices, people can empower children to lead active, fulfilling lives while reducing their risk of chronic diseases…

How to Help Teens to Minimize Screen Time?

How to Help Teens to Minimize Screen Time?

In today’s digital age, teenagers are constantly surrounded by screens – from smartphones and tablets to computers and televisions. While technology offers many benefits, excessive screen time can negatively affect teens’ physical health, mental well-being, and academic performance. As parents, educators, and caregivers, it’s essential to help teens balance their digital lives and real-world experiences….

A Few Ways You Can Help Your Child Develop Water Confidence

A Few Ways You Can Help Your Child Develop Water Confidence

Do you want your child to feel confident and safe in the water? Building water confidence is essential for their safety and enjoyment of aquatic activities. Whether it’s swimming lessons or recreational outings, instilling a sense of comfort around water is a valuable skill for life. Here are a few effective strategies you can employ…

6 Ways to Encourage and Support Your Children’s Passions and Interests

6 Ways to Encourage and Support Your Children’s Passions and Interests

Nurturing your children’s passions and interests is a vital part of their development, playing a significant role in shaping their identity and happiness. As they navigate through the myriad of curiosities the world has to offer, it’s essential for parents to act as both a guide and a cheerleader. Encouragement and support from parents can…

Creative Gifts for 8-Year-Old Girls Chosen by My Techy Girly Tomboy

Creative Gifts for 8-Year-Old Girls Chosen by My Techy Girly Tomboy

Now that my munchkin is 8 going on 18, I’ve had to get really creative when it’s time to buy a gift. What are some good gifts for 8-year-old girls anyway? Gone are the days when I threw adorable Spongebob or Frozen parties and dolls and big block Lego sets were perfectly fine gifts. Now…

Funny Stories for Kids – 22 Books Kids Will LOVE – Toddler to Tweens

Funny Stories for Kids – 22 Books Kids Will LOVE – Toddler to Tweens

I’m looking over at my 8-year-old cracking up with laughter 10 minutes after I told her it was bedtime. She begins to fake a meltdown immediately of course but funny stories for kids are her absolute favourite. That means whenever I say it’s bedtime she immediately pulls out her Kindle and says ok I just want…

The love affair with my hair…and my decision to go natural

The love affair with my hair…and my decision to go natural

Please excuse my hiatus…it’s just one of those things. You know, as a mom, it’s so amazing to watch a little life blossom. They’re so precious…so amazing…so full of life. Every time she says something new…discovers a new way to do something or is up to some mischief and looks over at me to see…