What a gift it is for us to experience the holidays through the joy and wonder of a child! So much excitement, wonder and LOVE! Mr. J.R. Hilton got a mega deluxe kitchen set for Christmas this year. Imaginative play is great for brain development!!! He also got LOVED it!!! He also got some trucks and cars and [...]
The child is recovering after having his penis chopped off as part of a “sorcery ritual” in India. Shoaib Bali, 3, had been playing in a sugar field in the small village of Peeran Kaliyar in India’s northern Uttarakhand state when he was seized by five men who pinned him to the ground and severed [...]
A love of Lego as a child has stuck with me ever since. I used to play with it a lot. My younger self would hungrily build sets received at birthdays and Christmas, then quickly repurpose their parts for far grander designs: studded brick landscapes that stretched from living room wall to kitchen door. Show More Summary
In a study called 'the largest investigation of the association between playing a musical instrument and brain development,' a child psychiatry team has found that musical training might also help kids focus their attention, control their emotions and diminish their anxiety.
Children who play the violin or study piano could be learning more than just Mozart, finds a child psychiatry team. They say that musical training might also help kids focus their attention, control their emotions and diminish their anxiety. read more
I received an update from the Maryland mom of two who was contacted by Montgomery Country Child Welfare Service in November after she let her kids, ages 6 and 10, play at the park two blocks from home by themselves. She was cited for...Show More Summary
Saturday Night Live parodied the popular podcast Serial (previously) with a sketch where the show’s host Sarah Koenig (played by Cecily Strong) investigates a child’s claim that an elf named Kris Kringle (Kyle Mooney) magically delivered him a Nerf N-Strike Mega Magnus Blaster on December 25th, 1999.
It's too easy to put an electronic device in front of a child in order to distract them. But Dan Siegel, founding co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center advocates caution. Don't allow devices to stunt important development. Produced by Justin Gmoser Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Landing your golf ball in a sand trap comes with a particular maddening friction. At least, I think it must—I can guess from watching it on TV, and from playing golf video games with my dad as a child. You aren't supposed to be in there. Show More Summary
On last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy brought back his holiday game "Santa's Lap or Flu Shot?" in which audiences are shown a picture of a screaming child's face and must guess if the kid is sitting on Santa's lap...
Support this week's full-text RSS feed by buying Garfield: His 9 Lives Wait, what, Garfield? YES. Garfield: His 9 Lives obsessed me as a child and is amazing. Includes nine different stories across history and genres, including film noir pastiche and outright horror. Show More Summary
Ever since she was a child, Christina Tosi liked to play with her food. Here's how she parlayed that passion into the world-famous Momofuku Milk Bar.
Engineer Arvind Gupta thinks the trash can or recycle bin can enhance a child's play time much more than the toy or discount store The post Redesigning Play Time: How An Engineer Creates Toys From Trash To Educate Children appeared first on Sustainablog.
It's quite the wonderful time to be around and playing games if you're a child of the 80s, with icons such as Elite being reborn and re-imagined for us on our super-powerful PCs that we do all our spreadsheets on. Chaos, Julian Gollop's turn-based classic from 1985, is next up, having hit early access last week. Show More Summary
In the beginning of September, I travelled to Gaza to explore child trauma in the region and take a look at the work being done by charities like ?Hope and Play and their local partners, ?the Canaan Institute. This journey took me to...Show More Summary
Imagine you're a parent with a charming 3-year-old. From time to time, you allow said child to hold your phone and play with it because it's either that or listen to a screaming 3-year-old cry because they want to play with your phone. Imagine now that after you give your phone to your lovely child you discover she has used it to take 700 selfies. Read more...
John Krasinski played some pretty fantastic pranks as Jim Halpern on The Office. But putting Dwight Schrute’s stapler into Jell-O is child’s play compared
Actively learning to play an instrument can help a child's academic achievement
Post by Nicole Fabian-Weber. As you may have heard, Kourtney Kardashian gave birth to her third child -- a boy -- on Sunday. The day also happens to be her son Mason's birthday, so while she was in the hospital, Kim played world's best aunt and took her nephew Mason to Disney on Ice to celebrate turning 5. Show More Summary
The Ninja Turtles approve. A perfectly balanced four-cheese white pizza is mere child's play now for world champion pizza-maker Johnny di Francesco, who this weekend ran absolutely amok with the all-dairy-topping theme at his restaurant 400 Gradi in Melbourne. Show More Summary