Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Tejal V. Patel

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Hello, Mom’s Choice readers, welcome to another segment of our interview series! For today’s interview, we had the pleasure of speaking with Tejal V. Patel, author of the MCA winning book, Meditation for Kids. Meditation for Kids is a must-have for parents looking to teach their children meditation and mindfulness without having to be an expert themselves. This book is perfect for beginners and experts in meditation alike who are looking to make meditation a fun, family activity while also teaching children how to manage their bodies, energy, emotions, and how they react to stress. Keep reading to find out more about Tejal V. Patel and how she came to write such a helpful and inciteful children’s book!  Read More

How Gardening Can Help the Mental Health of Your Child

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When Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin, Texas, opened a new inpatient mental health unit, the healing garden on the grounds was no afterthought. Research shows that access to green space has a beneficial effect on children’s mental health. Getting outside is calming, and getting outside and doing something can be even more helpful. Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Lauren Mosback

Lauren Mosback Interview

We were honored to speak with the Mom’s Choice Award-winning author of My Sister’s Super Skills, Lauren Mosback! My Sister’s Super Skills is a fun and interactive book that is told from the viewpoint of a child who learns important life skills and lessons through his older sister. Keep reading to learn about everything that went into the making of My Sister’s Super Skills and the person behind the story! Read More

Pitfalls of Creating Behavior Expectations for ADHD Children

Pitfalls of Creating Behavior Expectations for ADHD Children

Creating behavior expectations for ADHD kids is tricky but it doesn’t have to be when parents are open to changing preconceived notions. You’ll actually find yourself doing less work keeping your kids in line! Watch out for these pitfalls when you’re creating behavior expectations for children with ADHD. Read More

Expert Tips: Good Mental Health for Your Kids

Good Mental Health for Your Kids

Helping kids temper their emotions by showing them a way through and then out of their heavy feelings, is a crucial part of healthy development. Here are some expert tips from award-winning author, Jill Sylvester. Read More