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May is Child Month

May is Child Month

Today May 1st is the start of Child Month.  We, along with over twenty other organizations in Jamaica, will be celebrating our precious children.  What will you do this month to celebrate and improve the lives of...

Our Black River Safari

Our Black River Safari

As I  mentioned in the previous post, Our Journey to Jamaica’s South coast, we were only able to spend two days in St. Elizabeth.  One of the activities we were able to enjoy was the...

Do your kids do chores?

Do your kids do chores?

nike free men I have been wanting to write about children doing chores for several weeks now, and finally the day is here.  So what do you think about children doing chores?  I am...

Raising Fearless children

Raising Fearless children

nike free runners 5.0 How will you know if you have been a successful parent?  What kind of people are you nurturing for the next generation? I have thought about these questions for some time now...

Journey to Jamaica’s South coast

Journey to Jamaica’s South coast

We are always going to the North coast for our family trips.  Always Ochi and St. Mary, and of course Portie, but we have never ventured to the South coast.  So in my quest...

Shaggy Parrot is back! Book review and giveaway

Shaggy Parrot is back! Book review and giveaway

We are big fans of Reggae Pickney and Shaggy Parrot, so we are happy to be able to  review their latest edition, “The Reggae Band Rescues Mama Edda Leatherback.” Even happier that we are  giving...

Help your child develop an enthusiasm for learning

Help your child develop an enthusiasm for learning

  As I was reading this article Gifted children-Steve Jobs advice from parenting.com several points resonated and I wanted to “put them 0ut there” as “simple” actions parents can take to increase the learning of our children....

Hope Zoo Anew-a great family outing!

Hope Zoo Anew-a great family outing!

  I was thrilled to hear Guardman’s Group was taking over Hope Zoo and bringing it back to it’s former glory days!  I have always lamented that children and families need a Zoo.  I...

Every Jamaican child should visit the “Institute of Jamaica”

Every Jamaican child should visit the “Institute of Jamaica”

I just have to say this is an absolute MUST DO for your children.  I may even venture to say it is a “must do” for every Jamaican.  First of all did you know...

5 tips for choosing great toys…solving the toy shopping puzzle

5 tips for choosing great toys…solving the toy shopping puzzle

It’s that time of year again!  The time of year children look forward to all year long. ..TOYS! GIFTS! SHOPPING!  As parents we want to make good decisions on how we spend our money...