Entries by Lauren Vanderlist

Developmental Skills While Playing With Dolls

Playing is a child’s primary job, and a beneficial one at that.  Through play, children develop fine and gross motor skills, practice language and develop new vocabulary, and begin to understand new learning concepts.  Below is a sample of all that is involved and developing when your child plays with dolls.  Cognition      Develops imaginative […]

How To Pack “Smart” For Your Child On Vacation

Summertime travel can be a fun and exciting experience for you and your family. Follow these tips to make the most of your vacation by keeping your children occupied and happy: Before you go, prepare your child for what they can expect by making a simple schedule of events throughout the trip. Include layovers in […]