Once, I gave my grown daughter a toad who she named Toady. When she and her husband went out of town, I looked after it. Naturally, I felt sorry for Toady being cooped up in a glass terrarium ...
It is important to allow the child to develop as nature and his own personality mandates. We do not know him. He comes with his own consciousness and inclinations. We need to be keenly observant.
Your mission is to reveal the depth of space, the beauty of color, the mystery of shadow and the joy of light. But first ...
A child is a creature who comes to earth and is so helpless and needy, but his destiny is to become the most magnificent of all Gods creations: A human being!
After a discussion in the forums regarding judicial competence I was able to gather up some info and come to the following conclusions.
Today more and more fathers are taking care of infants and toddlers. Babyhood is a crucial period of physical and mental development. Here is an article for today's new fathers.
Just don't forget people need help. People need the trash taken out and your room cleaned and some help in the kitchen. People in your neighborhood need your smiling face to say hello and bring soup when they're sick. They need you to play with their kids or walk their dogs for free just because we...
Suzette Pickens and her mother, Marjorie, had a history of wild living. Find out how Suzette finally moved on with her own life and success.
Envision a school where students are given freedom within boundaries. The boundaries help students stay on paths of true learning and accomplishment.
The night sky reveals a true wonder. Stars shine and twinkle from light years away. What are these sources of light?
Psyche-cising is a way for children, youth, adults and seniors to stay in touch with the source of mental stability within them. Psyche-cising increases the strength of their psyches and promotes robust mental health by activating and utilizing will-power.
Consider the lion in the zoo. He is not free, he is not independent, he is not happy. You will see him lolling about, yawning. He has nothing to hunt, and not even a need to.
Dear Reader, I have some questions for you: What are your hopes, dreams and ambitions? And what are your passions and desires? Are you so caught up in the pursuit of survival and shaking the money tree that you have forgotten them? It is not your...
The knowledge of basic guidelines in composing a painting, illustration, or graphic artwork is essential in producing quality artwork. The rectangular matrix is an artist's playground to reveal creative images and imaginative effects, but boundaries are required for artistic freedom.
The following guidelines will help attain and maintain a disease free, youthful and energetic body. They are based on the research of of Michio Kuchi, who stressed the importance of balancing yin and yang foods, and Dr. Bernard Jensen, who advocated...
The best time to teach children to swim is before they are 6 years old. The skills they acquire during this period become second nature. Children who learn to swim before age 6, are more fluid.
Swimming is an important skill for anyone. The best time to learn to swim is during childhood. Some adults missed this opportunity, yet would still like to learn. Its never too late to learn to swim. It takes a child years before he is considered even near "water safe". Adults already have many...
"Every Couple a Happy Couple!" Why Not? Come on in for couple's therapy! Dr. Joy Smothers will schedule you in for Tuesday at Ten AM, sharp!"
We must be careful to keep alive the inner capacity to be stimulated by the goodness of life. Remember, interests come from within and seem to come from somewhere beyond mere survival needs. Jobs and careers equal survival, but they can be chosen according to desires, passions, and interests.
It is important to understand how today's art world came into existence. Imagine a world in which art is defined by rigid doctrines set forth by a single agency. Consider the monopolizing effect this agency would exert on society, having sole power...
Boundaries are based on a child's needs. By setting appropriate boundaries, adults in charge guide their children toward becoming a healthy, happy and functional person.
It is nature within the child causes him to absorb, accept and adapt to any environment he lives in. The first six years are important because what he absorbs will be indelible.