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10 Fun New Year’s Resolutions for Preschool Children (2019)

 


New Year’s Resolutions are an interesting way to start the year afresh. 2018 has been another busy year at our Kids Konnect preschools in
Oakland, Pacifica and San Mateo - we’ve even celebrated our 10th year. But how can your child get 2019 off to the best start?

Setting goals is an important part of your preschool child’s early development. Making commitments teaches children how to be responsible and creating resolutions together can be a great way to start good habits from a young age.

Try sitting down with your child and talking to them about how New Year can be an exciting time for growth and change. Letting your child come up with their own ideas is an opportunity for family bonding in a fun and exciting way.

Encourage your preschooler to set some resolutions and then evaluate the options to come up with the most specific and achievable choices. Remember to keep things positive too – challenges that start with “I am going to…” are much more positive than saying “I am going to stop…”

So, would you like some ideas to get started? Discover our pick of 10 fun New Year’s resolutions that are perfect for preschool children in 2019 below.


 

Festive Parenting Fears: 5 Effective Ways for Stressed Parents to Relax

The holiday season can quickly become a time filled with panic, anxiety and loneliness for even the most experienced parent.

Whether you’re chasing after an unruly preschooler tempted by toys at the mall, or struggling to keep the peace between sulky family members, it’s important to take time out to embrace the true spirit of the festive season.

So, embrace the most wonderful time of the year in the Bay Area with our handy guide packed with 5 brilliant (and slightly revolutionary) ways to keep your cool.

6 Festive Homemade Gifts for Preschoolers

 

While the festive season is a great time for you and your preschooler to meet up with family and friends, eat all of you favorite foods and enjoy life at a slower pace, it’s also a time to give gifts.

Gift giving is a tradition as old as time and crosses over various faiths, religions and beliefs. But do you ever struggle to come up with present ideas to please everyone?

In this blog, discover our pick of 6 child friendly homemade gifts that are not only a great way to pass the time but make gorgeous personalized presents.

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7 Fall Activities for Bay Area Children and Parents

 

5 Kid Friendly Activities To Try This Fall (East Bay)

We hate to admit it but alas, summer is officially over. And while we're still fondly dreaming of warm nights, watermelon slices, and that *perfect* beach sunset, fall in the East Bay is no slouch when it comes to kid and family friendly activities.