Posts tagged "practice"

Fight boredom: Keep kids busy over winter break by throwing a party

Fight boredom: Keep kids busy over winter break by throwing a party
“And Mom and Dad can hardly wait for school to start again.”  Johnny Mathis knew what he was singing about in “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” as kids  home from school start declaring, “I’m bored!” In the aftermath that follows unwrapping the presents and avoiding writing thank you notes, the kids turn... Read more »

Would you object to your kid doing yoga in school?

Would you object to your kid doing yoga in school?
Yoga is becoming an increasingly popular exercise for tweens. They benefit from the breathing, stretching and mindfulness, which can help counter some tween angst and help them more calmly navigate the choppy waters of adolescence.  The tween years are a great time for yoga, according to Paula Walker, yoga instructor at Miami-based Green Monkey yoga... Read more »