Dance! It’s Good for You!

Have you ever seen someone dancing who looked to be miserable about it?  Probably not!  Dancing is loads of fun, but it’s also hugely beneficial to our bodies and minds.  This especially true for young children, whose bodies and minds need rich experiences such as...

Kindermusik @Home Online Parent Resources

Kindermusik is more than just one class a week. Kindermusik is a vibrant journey that you and your child embark on together – a journey full of singing, laughing, and learning. And because we know that you are your child’s first and best teacher, we strive to empower...

Toddler-Hood and Self-Discovery

You’ve probably heard a toddler exclaim something like, “I do!” or “mine!”   You might even think that such behavior makes a young child selfish.   And you’d be right!   This might sound phenomenally simple, but young children...

Being a Kid is Risky Business

We make hundreds of decisions a day that each contain some amount of risk: whether or not to drive through that yellow light, to eat that questionable-looking sushi, or ask the boss for a day off… What is a risk? According to the dictionary, a risk is the “exposure to...

Benefits of Pretend Play

If you’re a parent, you’ve undoubtedly witnessed the laundry basket become a truck and heaps of pillows become a fortress.  Your favorite throw blanket has become a saddle, perched atop the dog, who is now being referred to as a “horsey.”  You might have even heard...

Find Your Mom Tribe

You’re a new mom. You might even be a new mom who has just moved to a brand new town.  Your mom and sisters live hours away.  Your sleepless round-the-clock feeding schedule doesn’t exactly make your weekly lunch dates with friends too feasible anymore.  And, more...

Traveling with the Kids? Music to the Rescue!

Ah, summer vacation.  Sunny beaches, room service, peace and quiet. Well, maybe not so much “peace and quiet” if you’re traveling with the kids.   Traveling can be stressful enough – packing, layovers, hiring a dog sitter.  Add young children to the mix and you...