Category Archives: Family and Parenting

How To Be An Excellent Sports Mom

Learn how to become an excellent sports morm (or dad)

I became a sports mom 2 years ago. Z.E.N. started participating in organized sports when he was in kindergarten. At the time, the only sport available to boys his age at his school was track. I asked him if he wanted to try it and he was definitely interested. He liked it a lot and…

25 Father’s Day Gift Ideas

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June is right around the corner so that means that Father’s Day is almost here! I have always struggled when it came to thinking of stuff to do or buy for my dad.  I always wound up buying him stuff like shirts and ties, etc.. I really like receiving handmade items from Z.E.N. and I’m…

The Importance of Reading to Children

Man and two children sitting in living room reading book and smiling

Here on Philzendia, I frequently review children’s books which I have read. However, whichever books you choose to read, it is always important to read to children regularly – and here’s why. One of the best reasons for reading to your children is that it will help them to develop their vocabulary. When they are…