TEMECULA – As parents, many of us have seen how recent terrorist acts can frighten our young children. Between the Internet, TV news, and the talk among friends, even very young children may worry that what has happened elsewhere might happen to them. While there’s no rational explanation for the recent horrific acts in San […]
A survey of 3,000 parents of high school children aged 12 to 15 in the U.S. has found that 62 percent of parents have discovered their children using social media or browsing the internet instead of sleeping over the past 12 months. This is raising concerns that the lack of sleep is harming their children’s […]
As parents we all want our children to be safe and happy. It’s a natural reaction built into our genes ever since our cave man ancestors had to protect the young ones or the odds were good that the kids simply wouldn’t survive. Today’s world usually isn’t quite as frightening and dangerous, but our offspring […]
Marie Waldron Special to Valley News The costs associated with drug abuse are incalculable. Broken families, homelessness, rising dropout rates, increasing crime, the costs of law enforcement and incarceration, all factor into the massive drain drug abuse is inflicting on our nation. Drug abuse is a serious threat to our children. Unfortunately, according to statistics […]
The City of Lake Elsinore is offering fun filled Pre-School Gymnastics classes. This is a child/parent participation class for children ages 2 to 5 years. Students will learn classroom behavior using tumbling, stories, songs, and puppets to increase listening skills and basic coordination. Great for students new to tumbling. Classes offered on Mondays & Tuesdays. […]
Hello Fellow Gardeners! Per a reader’s request, I am going to address the issue of safe gardening in homes where either young children and/or pets reside.