Yearly Archives: 2017

The Genetics of Empathy

Empathy is an extremely important human characteristic. We label those who lack empathy as “psychopaths” and understand that these people are far more likely to commit acts of hate and violence. As parents, we always want the best for our children and make every attempt to teach empathy to our children as early as possible.…
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How To Learn From Monsters and Superheroes

We spend all year teaching our children how to stay safe and healthy. We tell them to eat healthy food, to stay out of the streets, and we tell them not to talk to (or take candy from) strangers. However, each October the complete opposite happens. We tell them to run back and forth from…
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The Power of Green

The Power of Green doesn’t stop at caring for the environment and doing your part to offset climate change. Studies are indicating that the direct interaction with plants and farming have various impacts to children’s general social disposition such as empathy, and their tendency to eat a healthier diet.   The simple act of planting…
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Hello world!

  Hello World! Soon you will hear from us, but for now, just enjoy a little poem every child know! Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star BY JANE TAYLOR  Twinkle, twinkle, little star,  How I wonder what you are!  Up above the world so high,  Like a diamond in the sky.  When the blazing sun is gone,  When…
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