This week, the Triple P Team offers their tips for recognizing the signs of ADHD, as well as ways to help children succeed. It’s not uncommon for elementary school-aged children to get restless or bored easily; squirm around in their chair at school; or make silly noises at inappropriate times. But when a child […]
On May 21, Parenting Now! held its Flights & Bites for Families fundraiser at Sarver Winery. The event featured a three-course tasting menu and wines expertly paired by Sarver Winery’s staff. It was a beautiful evening filled with laughs, love, and compassion. Here are some photos from this wonderful event. Cheers!
We had a fabulous time at Parenting Now!’s Mother’s Day 5K! It was so inspiring to see all those families join us in an event to support parenting education and child abuse prevention. Here are some photos from the event!
This week, the Triple P Team explores toddler misbehaviors, including hitting and biting. One minute you’re playing beautifully with your toddler. You are stacking and toppling blocks together. Then, the next minute: Whack! You get socked in the arm. A little stunned, you think, “Surely, that was just an accident. There’s no way my darling […]
Between feedings and bathing, finding matching socks, changing diapers, playing blocks, and all that happens in between, it can sometimes feel like 100% of our time is focused on our babies and toddlers. The demands of young children can leave little time to connect with your partner. It’s easy to forget what life was like […]
In this blog post from the Triple P Team, we discuss toddler sleep issues, including nightmares and night terrors. Do you remember having nightmares as a child? If so, you might recall how real they felt to you, how hard it was to fall back asleep after a particularly scary dream, and how wonderfully comforting […]
They say it takes a village to raise a family — and it’s true. New parents sometimes can feel alone in their journey through new parenthood. Even when you have family close by or friends with children, your family is unique and requires a certain set of supports. Whether it’s child care, information about family-friendly […]
This week, the Triple P Team explores toddler whining and how to help teach kids a better way to communicate. At some point, your infant’s reasonable cries for help—whether it be for food, warmth, or snuggles—will turn into requests for everything from cookies (right now!) to red socks (not the blue ones!). Some of it will […]
As much as I love to run, the reality is that I can’t outrun a bad diet. Eating properly while also caring for a newborn is no easy task, particularly if you are breastfeeding. Exercise requires proper nutritional support, but a lot of moms are also looking to lose weight. Prepping meals and snacks ahead […]
En el Condado de Lane, los deportes de primavera están en pleno funcionamiento. Actividades como futbol soccer, rugby, lacrosse, básquetbol, béisbol y bateo; se están alistando para que tanto los peques como sus familias tengan una experiencia divertida. Los deportes juegan un papel primordial en muchas de las experiencias en la niñez y proveen oportunidades […]