Learnings

8 tips to stimulate your child's autonomy

8 tips to stimulate your child's autonomy

Is Junior still clinging to you? He doesn’t dare anything unless you’re right by his side? Then it looks like he lacks audacity and confidence. Here are seven tips to help him develop his autonomy.

August 10, 2020
Teaching kids to tie their shoes

Teaching kids to tie their shoes

Your child is now in school and you would like to teach them to tie their shoes with strong bowties that will withhold the running, but can be easily undone later. Here are a few tips to help teach them!

January 13, 2020
Children and the concept of time

Children and the concept of time

“Tomorrow”, “in a week”, “after sleep”, “in a month”, “wait a minute”, etc. All these notions are hard to understand for very young children! Motherforlife.com explains it all… in two minutes!

June 17, 2019
Stuttering

Stuttering

Have you been noticing your child trip over their words? They seem to be getting stuck... why? How can we help? The causes of stuttering remain obscure but even though there is no cure, it can be controlled.

February 11, 2019
Gifted children

Gifted children

Your child may be brilliant and precocious, but is he gifted? Let’s try to understand who gifted children are and what they may experience.

August 29, 2012

This week
COVID-19 - Parents are heroes too!

Being a parent during this pandemic is not easy. You are all living different situations and you all have your own challenges and fears. But you also all have something in common: you are your children’s heroes!

Pregnancy a trimester at a time

It was previously believed that musculoskeletal pain associated with pregnancy was an integral part of the changes that women face. We now know that these discomforts can be prevented and mitigated.

Last time my breastfeeding experience went poorly - this time I want it to be different

Unfortunately, we still read and hear about moms who had a really difficult time breastfeeding with their first baby. This could involve anything from not mastering breastfeeding in the first few days to ongoing breastfeeding problems or worries about low milk supply.

Learning to ride a bicycle

You can imagine your hand leaving his bicycle in slow motion and sending him to… a fall? Of course not! You are offering him freedom… it is indeed a big day!