Keeping The Kids Busy While Waiting In Line

Bella Breakdown Keeping the kids entertained in any line is a hassle, no matter whether its a theme park or a picture with Santa Clause. But when your 9-year-old son is dying to go on the three hour wait for the Pandora: Flight of Passage ride at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando, you’re bound to have him complaining every moment until he gets on the ride. Especially with all the new and upcoming attractions about to land at Disney, like Toy Story Land and the 2019 Star Worlds themed park, attraction wait times are about to skyrocket. Well, Disney...

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Your Kids’ Annoying Personality Traits Will Make Them Successful Adults

Bella Breakdown All parents want to raise strong and confident children. There are certain traits that children possess that can foreshadow them being successful adults. And while this is all good and well, sometimes these traits can be difficult, and at time impossible, to parent. While it may be hard, try to nurture these behaviors even if you are on the brink of a mental breakdown. They are opinionated and inflexible. This isn’t them always just trying to give you a hard time, they may just be trying to manifest their assertiveness. They are extremely curious, about everything. Some...

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How Mom Can Make Summer With The Kids Fun

Bella Breakdown Summer is a great time to spend quality one on one time with your kids. Here are some great ideas to keep them occupied and making the most of your time with them. Encourage learning. This will ensure they don’t go back to school with “brain-drain” at the end of the summer. Create a reading log and incorporate small but fun prizes or make a certain time of the day “reading” time. It is a great time for them to learn, and for you to relax and take a break. Make special things for each day of...

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Princess Charlotte And Prince George Are Just Your Average Kids

Bella Breakdown This is a reminder that Princess Charlotte and Prince George are not just royal accessories, they are your average child with pretty intense titles. While they probably have the coolest house on the block, they enjoy playing together at their dad’s polo matches and rolling around in the grass. The two ran around barefoot and learned all the ways you can play with a slinky. While bouncing in and out of Mom’s (Kate Middleton) lap, the two played with their cousin Savannah Phillips. Savannah took on the role of placing her hand over Prince George’s mouth and...

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Tips For Parents Of Picky Eaters

Bella Breakdown We all knew that kid, or was the kid, that only ate chicken nuggets and mac and cheese for dinner (every night). And now you may have the child that only want Oreos for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Here are some tips for handling a finicky eater. Try 20 times. Now, this may sound like a lot but it is proven that introducing food in small increments for 20 consecutive days will reduce the ‘fear factor’ and increase the familiarity with the food. One of the most effective ways to eat a particular food is to actually...

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