Category Archives: Advice on Children

We’re not experts but we do know a thing or two about babies.

Eating Healthy On A Budget

You may ask what brought the subject eating healthy on a budget up, and what my solutions are.  Well I was watching videos on how to dehydrate foods and found some on college students trying to find inexpensive foods to … Continue reading

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How do you tell a child about a death?

This is a post I made last year on an older blog that ended soon after. It’s old, but I think it may help people going through a similar situation in the future. I am here to tell you that … Continue reading

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How to Deal With a Picky Eater.

We all know a person who will not eat a certain food. This is not in my world a picky eater. What is a Picky Eater A picky eater is someone who will not try something new. Give them green … Continue reading

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It is almost here!!

Every parent dreads the summer holidays from school because of the dreaded “I am bored” days. What do you do when you hear those words?  You know they have every electronic gadget ever  invented in their rooms. They have books … Continue reading

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Do Grandparents Make Good Babysitters?

Before I came to China I knew a little bit about the culture, but since moving here, listening to my students and then marrying a wonderful Chinese woman I’ve learned a lot about family life in China. One big aspect … Continue reading

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Playing and Bonding With a Baby

In my last post I talked about how Anqi loved playing with a helium balloon. Well I was starting to get jealous of all the attention the balloon was getting. I’d be reading to her, dancing with her or tickling … Continue reading

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Stay at Home Parents and Babies

Working as an English teacher in China lets me spend a lot of time at home with my daughter, Anqi, which is really nice for helping me bond with her. Unfortunately, as a part time writer I’m often busy trying … Continue reading

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