Tag: patience
Going skiing with Barriguitas
December 25, 2015  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Even if it´s cold this winter season, there are so many fun things to do as a family! In this post, we spoke about how healthy it is for kids to play outside even during the cold winter days. We´ve also published several articles about winter sport activities such as Ice Skating. But today, we´d like to focus on skiing. Skiing with children shouldn’t be complicated or dangerous but there are certain things you must keep in mind. Barriguitas knows best as she is an expert skier. That´s why we asked her to share some tips for mommys and daddys who want to take their kids skiing this winter.

My son is afraid of Santa Claus
December 8, 2015  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Going to visit Santa this Christmas will be mission impossible. Just the notion of having to sit on the lap of the man with the white beard and red suit and hand him a letter, makes your son cry and plead for you to take him in your arms. While you thought it was a good idea, let´s face it, your son is afraid of Santa Claus! So, what can we do to help him overcome this situation? Keep reading. Here, at The Toy Blog, you´ll find out.

The Key to Being Patient with kids
June 2, 2015  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

You´ve surely lost your temper with your kids more than once. But you are no exception. Children have that way of exasperating parents even though we know we shouldn’t be impatient. Sometimes, we even tend to lose our cool when kids can´t make up their mind. So we decide for them, take away the little independence they have and in the end, they become used to having adults solve their problems. Like a hobby, the good news is that we can learn to be patient. Just follow these tips.

6 reasons your kids should learn to play an instrument
August 12, 2014  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Does you son or daughter become enthralled every time they listen to music? Well, you might need to consider whether you have a pianist, guitarist or drummer at home. Music provides many benefits for children. And not just for those who listen. Experts agree that learning to play an instrument is the door to creativity, and one that stimulates brain activity. If you still aren´t convinced whether you should sign your children up this fall, we´ll give you 6 reasons why you should.