As much as most kids love getting older, growth also brings new experiences and new responsibilities. And while that’s a very exciting thing, it can also be pretty scary! Our family is preparing for a move to Ontario later in the year and while my boys are excited to live in a new place, they are a little worried about living somewhere new. My oldest son Zackary is especially worried after spending his entire life in the same town and making so many great friends.
The new Monster High Haunted DVD explores this concept as the ghouls travel to a parallel world and discover Haunted High, an all-ghost school shut off from the monster world. And while the movie is sure to be a hit with fans of the Monster High series, it also has some great tips for kids that are a little nervous about being in a new situation!
BE YOURSELF, BE UNIQUE.
In a new setting it can feel like there are so many others around you that it may be hard to find individuals who have common interests or hobbies. The best advice you can give your child is to be themselves and remain positive that they will naturally make connections with others. If they pretend to be someone or something that they’re not, they may find it difficult to be happy in their new surroundings! [Read more…]