May 16, 2024

Raise Happy Kids with Consistent Positive Reinforcement

Dive into the world of consistent positive reinforcement techniques for children and explore their transformative impact on family dynamics. Discover how to set clear goals, deliver specific feedback, and celebrate achievements with timely recognition, all while fostering resilience, self-confidence, and intrinsic motivation. With tools like the Thumsters Parenting App, parents can track progress, adapt strategies, and create a nurturing environment for their children, making the parenting journey a rewarding one of growth and success.

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April 11, 2024

Mastering Kids Grocery Store Visits with Fun Tips

Mastering Kids Grocery Store Visits with handy tips to make shopping fun and educational for children! Discover strategies to make your next store visit fun and stress-free. Learn how planning, engagement, and creativity turn chores into adventures for the whole family. Dive into our blog for tips on mastering shopping trips with your little ones!

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April 11, 2024

Navigating the No-Waste Zone: Smart Strategies to Reduce Food Waste for Kids

Tackle the challenge of food waste with young children through our latest blog post! Learn practical strategies for portion control, engaging kids in meal planning, and making the most of leftovers.

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April 2, 2024

No More Dinner Battles: How to prevent picky eating

Having a ‘fussy eater’ is a common parenting challenge, particularly in children aged 3-10. This blog offers practical, evidence-based strategies to encourage children to try new foods and enjoy a varied diet, emphasizing the importance of patience and creativity.

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March 22, 2024

Kids Bedtime Routine: Transform Your Evenings in Just Weeks!

Ever feel like your kid’s bedtime routine is more of a nightmare than a dream? What if we told you the secret to peaceful nights could be found in some simple, easy to execute sleep strategies?

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March 22, 2024

Healthy eating for fussy kids: How to Get Your Kids to try a food more than once

Remember the time when peas were your child's worst enemy, and now they can’t get enough of them? There's a science to this transformation that we’re excited to share with you.

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March 14, 2024

Behavior Loop: The Key to Positive Child Behavior

Using a Behavior Loop for parenting success. Discover how to nurture positive actions and habits in your children.

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January 30, 2024

Harnessing the Power of Positive Reinforcement in Education

Explore the impact of positive reinforcement in our latest blog post, focusing on its benefits for children aged 4-12 in education. Learn how it boosts engagement, academic performance, and confidence, and get a glimpse of Thumsters, an upcoming platform that integrates these principles. Join us in revolutionizing education with positive reinforcement!

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January 19, 2024

Nurturing Your Child's Growth: A Parent's Guide to Choosing the Right Extracurricular Activities

Discover the key to your child's happiness and growth in 'Nurturing Your Child's Growth.' This guide helps parents choose the right extracurricular activities, balancing their aspirations with their child's true interests. Unlock the secrets to a fulfilling, joyous childhood journey through supportive and informed guidance. A must-read for every parent!

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January 10, 2024

Managing Kids Temper Tantrums: Empathy, Calm Spaces & Connection

Facing kids' temper tantrums? Our latest blog, "Managing Kids Temper Tantrums: Empathy, Calm Spaces & Connection," guides you through turning tantrum challenges into bonding opportunities. Learn empathetic responses, calming strategies, and ways to connect post-tantrum for a stronger parent-child relationship. Dive in for transformative insights!

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November 6, 2023

Parenting through Bibliotherapy: Using Books to Address Childhood Challenges

Parenting in today's world brings unique challenges. Bibliotherapy offers a guiding light, using the power of stories to help children understand emotions and face life's hurdles. Delve into this therapeutic approach with our blog, where we provide curated book recommendations and deeper insights to navigate the complexities of childhood. Let's harness the magic of stories together.

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September 12, 2023

Third-Party Communication Parenting: A Game Changer for Divorced Parents

Navigating post-divorce co-parenting? Platforms like 2Houses and Thumsters simplify communication, manage schedules, and track expenses. It is possible to turn high-conflict scenarios into intentional collaborative parenting experiences. Explore free trials and prioritize your child's well-being with these innovative tools. Your child's happiness is worth it!

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August 8, 2023

What to Do If You Suspect Your Child Has ADHD: A Guide for Parents (Ages 5-12)

"What to Do If You Suspect Your Child Has ADHD: A Guide for Parents (Ages 5-12)" offers a comprehensive guide for parents concerned about ADHD in their children. It highlights identifying symptoms, the importance of professional assessment, and offers practical parenting strategies and potential parenting tools that may assist in supporting your neurodivergent kiddo.

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June 30, 2023

Leveraging Technology to Address Challenging Child Behavior: Spotlight on Thumsters

Discover how technology can help address challenging child behavior. Apps can compliment caregivers' skills and knowledge, helping them interpret and respond to children's needs and behaviors respectfully and effectively.

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January 20, 2023

Snooze-Worthy Tips: A Fun and Effective Way to Get 8-12 Year Olds to Sleep Like a Baby

Say goodbye to sleepless nights and hello to sweet dreams with our fun and effective tips for 8-12 year olds. Our unique ideas will have your child drifting off to dreamland in no time.

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January 15, 2023

7 Tips for Keeping Your Cool: A Parent's Guide to Reducing Yelling and Creating a More Positive Home Environment

Transforming your parenting when things heat up just got easier! Learn how to reduce yelling and create a positive home with our 7 expert tips.

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January 10, 2023

Mastering Bedtime Routine: A Parent’s Guide for Children Aged 1-3 Years

A consistent bedtime routine is important for the healthy development of children aged 1-3, as it helps in their brain development, regulates mood, behavior and well-being, and leads to better academic performance and fewer behavioral issues.

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January 6, 2023

Sleeping Alone: 10 Tips And Tricks For Helping Kids Stay In Their Own Bed Every Night

Does your child have troubles sleeping alone throughout the night? If that’s the case, make sure to check out these 10 tips and tricks for helping kids staying in their own bed!

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January 3, 2023

A Sleep-Deprived Mom’s Survival Plan: Helping Your Kids (Ages 4-7) Get a Good Night’s Rest

Learn how to improve your child’s sleep with our guide for ages 4-7. From bedtime routine to a peaceful environment, our tips will help your child sleep soundly.

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December 18, 2022


Want help with some fresh Christmas Ideas? Here’s our gift to you. ;) The Thumsters TOP 5 TIPS FOR A KID FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS in 2022 will help you create a Christmas perfectly suited for the whole family!

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December 5, 2022

Top 5 Family Travel Tips from Mom’s in the Know

Traveling with kids can be…Sticky. And we’re not just talking about melted ice cream and the need for wet wipes. We’re talking about melt DOWNS. To make travelling with your little ones a bit easier, Team Thumsters sat down with moms and parenting experts to collate our Top 5 Family Travel Tips.

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November 3, 2021

Covid Pandemic Through The Eyes of a Single Mother

We've caught up with a single mother that got to know first hand on what impacts the covid-19 pandemic had. She gave us insights on how she dealt with separation from her daughter, travel during lockdown and hotel quarantine. Check out her story where she describes the Covid Pandemic Through The Eyes of a Single Mother.

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July 5, 2021

Encouraging Positive Behaviour Just Got Better - The All New Thumsters Is Coming!

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March 24, 2021

Behavioral Health: 5 Techniques to Support Your Child’s Wellbeing

Behavioral health is one of the main factors for a child’s wellbeing. Find out what you can do to support your child in our blog on Behavioral Health: 5 Techniques to Support Your Child’s Wellbeing!

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January 1, 2021

Habit loops: Creating Positive Patterns

Tasks we complete on the regular are hardwired into our brains, meaning we can perform them automatically without much thought. These "automatic" habits can be learned and then applied to encourage and maintain positive behavior, especially in children. To help you strengthen these behaviors, we came up with our blog on how to create positive habits for your children.

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December 7, 2020

How To Digital Detox Your Child From Video Games

Does your child only surface from their gaming pit to eat, use the bathroom and occasionally go to school? There might be a problem. But you’re not alone, and Thumsters is here to help. This blog will give you tips on how to digital detox your child from video games!

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November 22, 2020

Christmas During A Pandemic: Family Activity Ideas For Christmas 2020

Christmas in 2020 will be different to the usual festive activities we know from years past. The global pandemic is still very much amongst us, in some countries more than in others, and most people will spend this holiday season differently than usual. We want to give you some novel ideas for some fun family activity ideas for Christmas during a pandemic.

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November 8, 2020

Children's Pet Guide: How To Choose And Introduce A Family Pet

Adopting or purchasing the first family pet for your child is an exciting time and there are many things to consider before bringing a new fur or scales baby home. To make the decision and process easier for you, we created the Children's Pet Guide: How To Choose And Introduce A Family Pet.

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October 26, 2020

2020 Ultimate Party Checklist: 9 Requirements For A Family Friendly Event

There is a big list of tasks to consider when you plan a party. It's easy to get overwhelmed, leave it to the last minute, and feel in a rush. We put together this Ultimate Party Checklist, which includes our 9 requirements for a family friendly event, to help with the planning of your next celebration.

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October 14, 2020

Power Struggles With Children: How To Leave The House Without Yelling

The power struggle with children can be daunting, especially when leaving the house without yelling is the ultimate goal...Even with the best of intentions it can be hard to avoid and that's why we collected all of the best tips in this powerful support strategy!

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October 7, 2020

2020 Ultimate Homework Guide: How To Help Your Children

Check out our 2020 Ultimate Homework Guide on how to help your children with their homework. It doesn't need to be a hard battle, just follow our tips and tricks to give your children the tools they require to get the work done calmly and proficiently.

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August 12, 2020

3 Great Ways To Teach Your Child About Oral Health

Quite a big number of people oversee a couple of important factors when looking after their children's oral health. Parents are often too busy with their daily schedules. The truth is even baby teeth matter! Here are some key things to know and to keep in mind to teach your child about oral health.

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May 28, 2020

What to do if the ‘magic wears off’?

Sometimes you will have ‘days’. Days when it doesn’t matter how hard you work the app, tempers fray, arguments are had, respect levels waver.

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May 1, 2020

When things go wrong. The story behind the Thumsters Android app crash.

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March 13, 2020

4 important things to consider when talking to your child about COVID-19 (commonly known as the Coronavirus).

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March 4, 2020

Screen time and the importance of being bored

Why being 'bored' is a positive behavior for your child!

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February 25, 2020


Do you find your child's behavior difficult after school? Try these tips and healthy recipe to get them back on track.

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