I love getting out and about to explore the Northeast Ohio region with my son. And while sometimes I can be ambitious in where I undertake to go with him, I’ve learned some great tips and tricks on how to maximize fun and minimize stress on these outings. So, I thought I’d share what I’ve learned (sometimes the hard way) in an ongoing series of “On the Town Survival Guide” posts.
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When planning a trip with the kids, parents try to think of all the unexpected situations and plan accordingly. You bring extra wipes, diapers, changes in clothes, and stockpile snacks and activities to survive being stuck in a car, plane, train or hotel room. Here are some less-obvious ways you can make your trip a little easier.
South Suburban Montessori School is dedicated to providing an authentic Montessori education to children between 18 months and 14 years. Located just 20 minutes from downtown Cleveland in Brecksville’s Blossom Hill Complex, the school’s values of compassion, authenticity, respect and excellence inspire its rich tradition of nurturing each child’s natural love of learning.
The Netflix show “13 Reasons Why” has been a topic of interest among teens, national media and adults. It depicts a series of tapes created before a teen’s suicide. The graphic nature of the content, including scenes of sexual violence and suicide, has experts and school districts cautioning parents about the program.
The time will come, whether you are ready or not, when Grandma and Grandpa will ask if your precious child can sleep over. Even for experienced parents, the mere thought of your child not sleeping in his or her own cozy bed causes anxiety. However, with the right preparation, everyone can be set up for success. Here are some personal and legal tips to make sure everyone is ready for that sleepover.
Summer is in full swing and many parents have already run out of ideas for ways to entertain the kids during the break from school. Instead of letting them sit on the couch watching television or playing video games all summer, get started on these eight creative outdoor adventures.