Best Tips When Traveling With Young Children

Bella Breakdown I’m not sure which part about traveling with a baby I dread the most. Is it the part where I have to deal with a child who may or may not end up screaming, whilst in a flying tube for hours? Or is it the part where I have to give apologetic glances to the other passengers? Passengers whose own glances are either that of annoyance or pity. Hmmm.. what to decide? It sort of all sounds miserable. Stop the dreading though, parents! There are ways to stave off the impending misery that is traveling with a...

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Exceptional Middle Children

Bella Breakdown Calling all middle children! We’re going extinct! Which might be a good thing, because we’re finally getting attention for once. As middle children we get a bad rap for desperately seeking attention. It’s not our faults our parents don’t love us enough. Only kidding! Sort of. Middle children have been thought to be the peace makers, family diplomats, and overall better friends out of our siblings. We’ve pretty much been forced to share everything we have at a young age. We also have been expected to always know better, what with having an older sibling to follow,...

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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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