1. benefits of pets for kids a world of discoveries columbia

    Benefits of Pets for Preschoolers

    Dogs and cats are some of the world’s best creatures. They come into our homes, become a part of our families, and give us joy beyond comparison. They can make us laugh when we are sad, and they are great companionship when you are lonely. Pets can help us to stay active, and they can teach us a l…Read More

  2. Costume Ideas For Halloween

    It may only be September but Halloween is right around the corner! As you probably remember from being young and as your child won’t let you forget, October is all about the Halloween costumes! Costume Ideas If your little one is excited about dressing up, they may already know what costume they w…Read More

  3. Are They Ready For Daycare? Are You?

    Parenting is hard. It’s impossible to make the right decision, so what do you do? Educate yourself and make the best possible choice for your children, your family, and yourself. No one should fault you for giving your best, even if others think that your best is not enough. Today we’re going to…Read More

  4. Helpful Resources For Letting Go

    We’ve seen it before and we’re sure we’ll see it again. Unfortunately, with the way that our current economy is established, you can’t always spend as much time as you’d like to with your little one before going back to work. In some cases, you don’t get any time. Becoming a mother is a …Read More

  5. Imagination Station (Part 2)

    Imagination is one of our most valuable playthings. As we grow older we often forget how to imagine and lose the joy of finding ourselves whisked away to a faraway castle or in a dark cave looking for a lost city. Luckily, your little munchkins haven’t forgotten! Best of all, they're more than hap…Read More

  6. Imagination Station (Part 1)

    Can’t remember the last time you were a world-renowned chef or a 1960’s hobo riding the rails? Imagination is one of those things that seems inherent, but think back and try to remember the last time you imagined an original (to you) story like you did as a kid. Sadly, playing with your imaginat…Read More

  7. 4 Things to Consider When Visiting a Preschool for Your Child

    While preschool is not mandatory for any child, introducing your child to the school environment as early as possible can be very beneficial when it comes to kindergarten preparation and readiness. In fact, children gain a lot from going to preschool or pre-k daycare because they become exposed to n…Read More

  8. 7 Ways Daycares In Columbia, MO Can Benefit Younger Children

    Child care is a necessity for most parents, as many families require two incomes to be financially stable. Some parents, however, make the choice to combine working and supportive home life for the benefit of their family. And, single parents usually do not have the ability to raise their little one…Read More

  9. Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Children

    Halloween is just a few days away! More likely than not, you have been hearing your kids talk about dressing up, going trick or treating, and getting all their favorite candy. But, uh oh — you forgot to get a costume for your child this year! Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Children With Halloween…Read More