1. When Should Your Child Start Daycare?

    When you have a young child, preschool and daycare come into play faster than you might expect. What is the best age for your child to start? Today we’re going to take a look at when a child will get the most benefit out of daycare, how long they may need to stay at daycare and the benefits of enrolling. When you’re looking to enroll your little one in preschool or daycare, call Texas Children…Read More

  2. 3 Tips for Choosing the Right Daycare

    Finding the perfect daycare for your kiddo can be the cause of some definite headaches. That’s why we’ve compiled some things to keep in mind when you are commencing your search. When you’re done reading through these, we’d love you to visit us at Texas Children’s Academy and see if we can be that perfect fit for you and your child! 1. Observe Behavior Watch how the staff interacts with …Read More

  3. Daycare vs. Nanny – Part 2

    Many people assume that a nanny is superior a daycare, but this isn't necessarily the case. Depending on your child's needs, a daycare can be far better than a nanny. In our last blog, we discussed how daycares have massive resources at their disposal, but considering your schedule is an important step before making your choice. Today, we have another advantage of daycare and something to consider…Read More

  4. Questions to Ask Potential Daycare Centers – Part 2

    When you hire a daycare provider, you've added a significant player to your team. The daycare staff will play a big role in raising your child, and you need to be able to trust them. The best way to identify good childcare provider is by asking effective questions. If you ask each provider the same questions, you can compare their answers, which makes choosing that much easier. In our last blog, w…Read More

  5. How to Turn Your Child’s Anxiety Around – Part 2

    Everyone experiences anxiety. It has nothing to do with character, strength, or courage. However, it is difficult to cope with, especially when there is no identifiable cause. If your child experiences anxiety, it can be very distressing.  At our daycare center, we deal with anxiety in children, and we have simple tools that work. In our last blog, we shared two of the tools you have at your disp…Read More

  6. 7 Ways to Naturally Boost Your Child’s Immune System: Part 2

    As we approach November and December, we know that keeping your child healthy becomes more and more of a challenge. While some sickness is inevitable, there are some measures you can take to give your child an advantage against all the germs. In our last blog, we discussed two great strategies to boost your child’s immune system. In this blog, we have a couple more for you! Boost sleep time Slee…Read More

  7. Keeping Kids Cool Through The Dog Days Of Summer

    At Texas Children’s Academy we know Summer is the time of year for running around, playing outdoors, and staying active in the beautiful weather. However, all this running and physical activity in the heat of the day can put children, and adults, at risk for heat stroke and related types of complications. Heat stroke is not just a slight problem; it can be extremely harmful and even fatal if not…Read More

  8. Tips and Tricks for Camping with Small Children

    There is a balance to be found when camping, even when you introduce young children into the mix. Follow these tips from Texas Children’s Academy day care in Arlington Texas and you'll find serenity rather than insanity. Camping with small children – even infants and toddlers doesn’t have to be the nightmarish experience you might think it would be. After all – you haven’t lived until yo…Read More

  9. Why Your Child Behaves for Caregivers and Not for You

    Do you feel like your child acts like an angel during daycare, but they do everything they can to undermine you at home? This is a common struggle that many parents deal with, and it can be incredibly confusing and frustrating. Luckily, our daycare center in Arlington, TX is here to help clear things up for you. The following is a list of possible reasons as to why your child behaves better for at…Read More

  10. Uncommon Poisons in the Home

    We’re well aware of the most common types of poisons that may be lurking in the cupboards in our homes: Cleaning products Pesticides Automotive products like windshield washer fluid and antifreeze Insect repellants Animal products like flea and tick killers Swimming pool chemicals Mold and mildew killing products Health and Beauty products like shampoos, conditioners and cosmetics Weed killers a…Read More