1. 6 Tips For Traveling With Young Children

    For a lot of families, the idea of traveling with young children sounds exhausting and often not even worth it. We disagree! Today we are going to give you six tips to help you feel confident traveling with your little ones! Research No one wants to go to all the work of packing and getting everyone out the door only to end up at their destination and realize it’s not family friendly. By taking …Read More

  2. 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

  3. 5 Ways To Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday With Your Preschooler!

    "In Katroo, every year, on the day you were born They start the day right in the bright early morn When the Birthday Honk-Honker hikes high up Mt. Zorn and lets loose a big blast on the big Birthday Horn. And the voice of the horn calls out loud as it plays: "Wake up! For today is your Day of all Days!" — Happy Birthday to You! Dr. Seuss remains one of the most memorable children’s authors and…Read More

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Dealing with Daycare Blues

    When it comes time to drop your kiddo off for the first time at a daycare center, you and your little one may struggle with parting ways for the day. While we listed a few ways that you can ease your little one’s worries in our previous articles, you may not know how to cope while away from your child. The feelings that you may be experiencing are completely justified, however, there are many di…Read More

  8. Make Quality Child Care Your New Year’s Resolution In 2018

    If you are like the many individuals that work towards a New Year’s resolution, you may have noticed that these resolutions are often unrealistic, or are such a monumental task that they are never started in the first place. From losing weight and eating healthy to quitting smoking and being more frugal with money, there are countless New Year’s resolutions that are never truly followed throug…Read More

  9. The Importance of Early Childhood Education – Part Two

    In part one of our two-part series, we briefly discussed why placing your child in a high-quality Pre-K program can help encourage positive cognitive and social development while forming the neural pathways necessary to navigate efficiently throughout life. From positive interactions with peers and teachers to taking the initial steps necessary to make kindergarten easier, there are a number of re…Read More

  10. The Importance of Early Childhood Education – Part One

    In the early stages of a child’s life, a newborn’s brain produces more than one million neural connections every second. During this important period, a child will begin to explore and interact with the world around them, making this a critical moment for early cognitive development. In fact, according to the University of Washington, by the age of two years old, the brain is about 80 percent …Read More