1. Your Guide to 4th of July in Phoenix with a Toddler or Preschooler

    Bring on the barbecues, swimming, and fireworks- the 4th of July is just around the corner! Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity for some quality time as a family and set aside time to teach your preschooler what the holiday is all about.  We have a few suggestions for things your family can do to make the holiday fun for everyone! Celebrations across the Valley... If you're like us - w…Read More

  2. 5 Tips for Grocery Shopping with Your Toddler or Preschooler

    One of the most stressful chores for a family is a trip to the grocery store with preschool age children.  If not well planned, you could have extra items in your cart when you get to the checkout line or be embarrassed when your child goes into full meltdown because they don’t get what they want.  So, how do you grocery shop without losing your mind?  At Valley Child Care & Learning Cent…Read More

  3. Summer Activities for Kids

    As summer draws closer, you are most likely looking for some of the most fun activities that you and your child can take part in while outdoors. There are endless opportunities to get outside for a breath of fresh air while leaving electronics behind indoors. For this reason, in today’s article, we will be talking about some of the best ideas that you can take advantage of so that both you and y…Read More

  4. 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Preschool

    Finding a preschool for your little one can be one of the most daunting decisions you're forced to make as a parent. Now more than ever we are surrounded by evidence that a high-quality preschool experience is vital to children's success in their educational years and beyond. So how do even begin to make this huge decision? Here are five things to remember as you begin this important journey! Look…Read More

  5. Fun Things You and Your Child Can Do This Spring

    As winter comes to a close, the weather will begin to heat up and encourage individuals throughout the country to venture outdoors. Since winter is synonymous with cold weather, indoor activities, and bundling up, there aren’t nearly as many exciting outdoor activities to take part in until spring arrives. If you are looking for some of the most fun springtime activities that both you and your l…Read More

  6. 5 Best Bedtime Books for Preschoolers

    5 Best Bedtime Books For Preschoolers

    We all know that reading to our little ones is vital to their development. While motor skills and speech are developed through listening to a story being read it also gives the child an opportunity to let their imagination run wild as they imagine the story. Bedtime is a wonderful opportunity to get some quality time in while reading and also help your little ones wind down for sleep at the same t…Read More

  7. Why Parents Choose Valley Child Care & Learning Centers

    Ensuring that your little one is attending the top child care and learning center in your area can substantially ease your worries while you are away from your child. There are a number of things that you should consider when deciding which learning center is best for your child, which is why we will be talking about a few key pieces of information to consider when looking for a learning center ne…Read More

  8. Helping Your Kiddo Adjust To Child Care – Part Two

    Your little one’s first day of child care is a monumental day for both you and your kiddo. However, your little one may be apprehensive when it comes time for their big day without you. From meeting new people to being without their family, there are a number of reasons why children can feel uncomfortable in foreign environments. That’s why, in part two of our multi-part series, we will be tal…Read More

  9. Helping Your Kiddo Adjust To Child Care – Part One

    If your little one is just beginning to experience daily child care with his or her peers, you may have noticed that your kiddo is having difficulty adjusting to this new lifestyle. Whether they’re experiencing separation anxiety or finding them uncomfortable around a number of new faces, there are many legitimate reasons why your child could be having a hard time getting used to childcare. Howe…Read More

  10. New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

    From parties and champagne to delicious sweets, New Year’s Eve is a time of celebration for many. Saying goodbye to the current year and welcoming a new year is often an activity reserved for adults and their friends. However, you may be looking for some of the best ways that you can involve your kiddo this New Year’s Eve so that he or she, too, can join in on the fun. Luckily, in today’s ar…Read More