Parent Resource Introduction

“It takes a village” is a common saying and it is so true. So, when Hidden Splendor finds a resource that helps and assists parents and families, they are only too happy to share. The family unit is the cornerstone of society!  It’s health is vital to the social wellness of our country’s future.  Anything we […]

Developing Successful Adults!

What life skills can you teach your child today?    There are many chores that children can do around the home. Not only do chores prepare children for independent living, it teaches responsibility and assists in developing a positive self esteem.  Create the motto, “a family that works together has more time to play together”.  Do […]

The 21st Century Parent Challenge

Take the 21st Century Parent Challenge… Today, have you: …looked at your child in the eyes ? …smiled at your child? …shared a laugh? …shared some un-interrupted time together? …turned off all electronic devices and had a face-to-face conversation? …listened to your child’s hopes, dreams and fears? Poem’s Source Unknown Photo source: Inspired from […]

Let Them Be Kids!

When my children were between the ages of 4 and 9 we lived in a place that was very flat geographically.  However, we had a ditch in our front yard that collected with water when it rained.   The boys would watch it fill with anticipation  and as soon as the storm would pass they threw off […]