Tag: disconnect
What to do when you´re feeling overwhelmed
November 9, 2015  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

If there are days in which you too feel overwhelmed by being a parent, you´ll be happy to know that you´re not alone. Just like we informed you in this post, “in the art of educating, sometimes we have to do things we don’t like or enjoy.” That´s why, when we feel overwhelmed, we must be careful not say or do things we might regret later on. Remember, we are the mirrors in which they see themselves. Today, we want to provide some tips on how to have your kids entertained while mommy or daddy take a break.

Technology and Kids: 6 ways to disconnect
December 19, 2014  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

New technologies provide many benefits to our children. Today, there are innumerable apps that are created to stimulate their learning process and are broken down into different subjects such as math, languages, art, etc. They also serve as great tools to increase their reading skills and self esteem as children have to face challenges. With all these advantages, why are we told they shouldn’t use tablets, smartphones or computers so often? Like all other aspects of life, it´s not good to spend too much time on one thing as it could provoke addiction, sleeping disorders and a lack of social skills. Our mission as parents should be to teach our children to use technology in moderation. So how do we do it? Keep reading to discover 6 ways to disconnect.