A Perspective of Perspectives on COVID 19
Written by my husband, Josh Smith
I don’t have all the answers. There I said it. That can be a struggle sometimes to admit. As a husband, a dad, a youth pastor, and a friend, there are a lot of folks that sometimes ask me for an answer but I don’t have them all. In these days of Covid-19 there have been many of us searching for answers to questions that we don’t know the answer to and if you are like me, sometimes when it comes to Coronavirus wanting answers but not even sure what questions to ask.
Are Your Kids Fighting the Corona Blues?
As parents are facing the devastation of their lives being turned upside down, sometimes parents lose sight that their children’s lives have been also turned upside down. Men and women all over are battling a loss of jobs, essentials working overtime with fear for their own health, domestic violence, fear, depression, and so many more overwhelming feelings and circumstances thanks to Covid-19. What about our children? Are they also feeling the Corona blues?
New Toys in 2020
Toy makers from around the world met in New York City for the yearly New York Toy Fair in which they revealed all the great new toys to the market for 2020. Here are a few of the new toys for 2020.
Developing Self Confidence In Kids
Self-confidence is an important factor in the life of anyone, young or old, and self-confidence begins at an early age, during childhood, when all of a person’s perception of themselves and the world around them begins. Parents play a vital role in the development of self confidence in children, and there are numerous ways in which they can give their child’s confidence a healthy and effective boost.
Alternatives To Sports To Get Kids To Exercise
Exercise is healthy for adults and children alike. With the rates of childhood obesity soaring, it is vital that young kids learn how to be active. The National Institutes of Health suggest that children get at least an hour of daily physical activity to reduce stress, help self-image, maintain a good weight and have proper body development. Sports are often encouraged for young kids, however not everyone enjoys those. There are various other ways that kids can exercise that do not involve sports.