Gymboree Parenting Column

3 Tips for Helping your Child Improve their “Self-Affirmation”

子どもの「自己肯定感」を高めるために親が気をつけたいポイント3つ

Children need “self-affirmation” to grow into healthy adults. The behavior of parents and other adults in a child’s life have a large impact on their “self-af...

When should children start sleeping on their own? Here are some tips for sleep training and room preparation.

子どもが一人で寝るのはいつから? 一人寝の練習方法や部屋作りのコツ

Although it is common in Japanese families for small children to sleep with their parents, in many countries children sleep alone from the age of 0. Since chi...

Let’s look at the benefits of walking in the rain with your child

雨の日にこそ子どもと「お散歩」を楽しもう! メリットや注意点を解説

Many parents choose to play indoors with their child when it is raining. It is true that playing outside in the rain is different than playing outside on a su...