1. When to Start Thinking About Preschool

    Most parents would love to stay home and watch their children grow up. Unfortunately, that’s not always an option, and sooner rather than later, you may have to start looking into preschool and day care. As a parent, you want to find the best preschool or day center at an affordable cost, and if you live in Phoenix, finding the perfect fit for your little one has never been easier. At Valley Chi…Read More

  2. 4 Sweet Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day With Your Kids

    Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s time to start thinking of ways to celebrate with your little ones. It’s important to spend the day of love with those who you love most, and in today’s post, we’ll provide you with four ideas that are sure to help you plan a special day that your kiddos will love. At Valley Child Care & Learning Centers, we love finding new ways for…Read More

  3. Tips for Throwing a Successful Birthday Party: Part II

    There’s one day a year that your child looks forward to more than most, and we bet you can guess what it is. Children love celebrating their birthdays, and who can blame them? From the intricate decorations and fun entertainment to a delicious, sugary cake, kids’ birthdays are the best part of the year. However, planning such an extravagant event is no small feat. In part one of this two-part …Read More

  4. Tips for Throwing a Successful Birthday Party: Part I

    Now that 2019 is officially upon us, you may already be thinking of ways to throw your child a birthday party they will never forget. It’s no secret that children love their birthdays, and the idea of cake, balloons, and all of their friends in one place is a dream come true. As a parent, it’s up to you to pull out all of the stops and plan a fantastic birthday that your kiddo will love. That…Read More

  5. Ways to Spend Quality Time With Your Little One

    Spending quality time with your child is essential if you want to continue to grow your bond. However, it can be difficult to find the time to do anything as a family if both parents work and your child spends most of their time at daycare. In a previous post, we discussed a few ways to make the most of the time you have with your child, and in today’s post, we will continue with a few ideas of …Read More

  6. Take a Peek Into Our October!

    What a fun month it's been! The cooler weather is finally here! Our friends have been coming to preschool so excited to be able to enjoy their outside experiences again, it truly is so refreshing for our Phoenix children! The end of October typically marks the beginning of a very busy season for families. From Halloween to Fall parties, Thanksgiving, Christmas shopping, vacations from school for …Read More

  7. First Day Of Preschool Essentials

      Taking your child to their first day of preschool can be a nerve-wracking and emotional experience for both you and your little one. One way to make the experience a little more bearable is to ensure that your kiddo has everything they need for the first day of preschool, including a school that is invested in their needs. Luckily, at Valley Child Care and Learning Centers, we strive to create …Read More

  8. How to Start Preparing Your Child for Preschool

    With summer drawing to a close, it’s time to start thinking about the upcoming school year. You may feel stressed about everything you need to do to prepare your child for preschool, from shopping for school supplies to starting a new sleep schedule. Starting school in the fall is never easy, especially if it’s your child’s first time attending preschool. Luckily, if you live in the Phoenix …Read More

  9. 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

  10. Best Splash Pads in Phoenix

    Arizona summer can be long and hot, so it is the perfect time of year for you and your toddler, preschooler or school-age child to enjoy outdoor play in a splash park.  Many of the parks offer shooting, swirling and squirting water features, which makes it a lot of fun!  Most of the splash pads are free, or if there is a charge, it is minimal, some starting at $1.00.  No matter where you live …Read More