What To Do About Bullying

Today’s kids can experience bullying in person and online. According to stopbullying.gov, almost a third of U.S. students in 6th through 12th grades experience bullying at some point (28 percent). Dealing With a Bully What exactly is bullying? It can be any repetitive teasing, talk of hurting someone, spreading rumors, leaving a kid out on … Continue reading “What To Do About Bullying”

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How To Keep Your Kids Healthy

It is time for the kiddos to head back to school. This means not only new sneakers, new notebooks, new lessons and new friends, but also new colds and other bugs that kids will share with each other. But you can fight back against the school year’s new crop of viruses and infections with these … Continue reading “How To Keep Your Kids Healthy”

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Back to School Prep

That warm golden glow of summer has faded after eight-plus weeks of trying to keep your darling children entertained while school is out. While at times you thought it would never happen, the time for your kids to go back to school is just around the corner. If you need some help re-establishing your household’s … Continue reading “Back to School Prep”

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Dealing With Lice Right The First Time

No one likes finding out that their child has lice, but what is worse is finding out that the treatment you did to get rid of the lice didn’t work. Lice Happens understands the frustration parents feel when it comes to dealing with lice quickly and effectively. You want to put the problem behind you … Continue reading “Dealing With Lice Right The First Time”

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Stopping the Summer Slide

Worried about your son or daughter forgetting all that they learned during the school year over summer break? The summer slide is something many families are concerned about, but you may not be sure how to prevent it and keep your kid from falling behind when school starts back in the fall. Real Learning Losses … Continue reading “Stopping the Summer Slide”

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Countdown To Better Parenting: Top 5 Ways To Be a Better Parent

If only being a parent came with an instruction manual. While every kid is different, there are some common parenting ideas that can help anyone raising a child. If you are interested in learning how you can be a better parent to your son or daughter, read on. 5. Your kids change, so should your … Continue reading “Countdown To Better Parenting: Top 5 Ways To Be a Better Parent”

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Summer Is Half Gone: It’s Not Too Late For Summer Camp

If you are a working parent, you know that summertime means figuring out summer camps and daycare options for your kids. It can be a crazy time, trying to make sure you have all your days covered so your kids have somewhere safe and fun to go. And while there are tons of options out … Continue reading “Summer Is Half Gone: It’s Not Too Late For Summer Camp”

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5 Ways To Combat Parental Burnout!

You love your kids, there’s no disputing that. But parenting is a job and sometimes you need a break or you risk burning out. If you think you are close to the edge, we’ve got some tips to help you combat parental burnout. 1. Forget perfection. Good enough is great. Too many of us strive … Continue reading “5 Ways To Combat Parental Burnout!”

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Look Closer: Top 3 OTC Head Lice Treatment Myths

Standard store-bought head lice treatments with pyrethrin haven’t evolved much since they started appearing in the 1970s. Most people think that when a family member gets head lice, you make a dash for the store and grab a bottle or box kit from one of the brand names they’ve been used to seeing their whole … Continue reading “Look Closer: Top 3 OTC Head Lice Treatment Myths”

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Social Grooming: We Nitpick Because We Care

It doesn’t take much scrolling through Facebook posts to find an inspirational quote superimposed on a serene backdrop to ponder over for a moment or two. One recent post left me pondering a little longer than that: “Actions speak louder than words.” I found myself thinking about this as it relates to the social act … Continue reading “Social Grooming: We Nitpick Because We Care”

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