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Our Favorite Books for Kindergartners

Our Favorite Books for Kindergartners

While reading with children is wonderful at any age, kindergartners are at a special developmental stage for enjoying this family pastime. Not only do you get to read to your child, you begin to read ...

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Having a Baby During a Pandemic? Not What I Expected

Having a Baby During a Pandemic? Not What I Expected

Prior to my March due date, I was a little concerned about the tail end of cold and flu season — my husband and I joked about living in a bubble and getting one of ...

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8 Activities to Help Your Family Make the Most of an Unusual Summer

8 Activities to Help Your Family Make the Most of an Unusual Summer

This summer has no doubt been different than what your family’s used to. With COVID-19 restrictions and suggested guidelines in place, your go-to activities and excursions might be off limits. But that doesn’t mean you ...

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Family Beach Guide

Family Beach Guide

Today’s post is a compilation edited by Jeannie Krill, writer at Bright Horizons, and former Bright Horizons pre-kindergarten teacher. Summer is upon us, and that means beach days are, too. Always a go-to summer activity, ...

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Teaching Children to Live Anti-Racism

Teaching Children to Live Anti-Racism

This post is courtesy of Scarlett Abraham Clarke, Senior Director, Diversity and Inclusion at Bright Horizons.  Imagine your child is learning a foreign language. It’s something you’ve always wanted for them, because you know it’s ...

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Teaching Young Kids About Money

Teaching Young Kids About Money

Now more than ever, many families are feeling the stress of a strained economy. Every penny counts, and it’s important that the whole family has an understanding of the value of money. While children under ...

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Introducing Bright Horizons World at Home

Introducing Bright Horizons World at Home

From the way we work, to the way we learn, to the way we connect – so much has changed recently. And it continues to change at a rapid pace. As families spend more time ...

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6 Sustainability Activities for Kids

6 Sustainability Activities for Kids

Sustainability is a big word and an even bigger concept for children to understand. But it’s important to teach them what it means and how to contribute to helping the environment and the planet. Start ...

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How Are You Keeping It Together During These Stressful Times?

How Are You Keeping It Together During These Stressful Times?

If you’ve been tuning into the news lately, chances are you’re feeling unsettled. And if you’re also trying to parent while working from home, you’ve probably moved right over into stress territory. Even with the ...

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Bedtime Battles: 10 Tips To Help Kids Get More Sleep

Bedtime Battles: 10 Tips To Help Kids Get More Sleep

Today’s post is courtesy of Whitney Roban, Ph.D., a pediatric sleep specialist and wellness educator. In my Pediatric Sleep Consultancy, the most common sleep issues center around bedtime. A process that should take 15 minutes ...

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