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Happy new year! We hope you are having a wonderful start. This month we want to share with you some articles on raising self-driven kids. Also, check out the fun activities coming up in the next month.

3 ways to raise a kid who won’t quitWe like this video because it shows three simple basic ways to help kids success: “help your child know they can grow their brain, visualize the path to success, and find something they love and stick with it”. Watch the 2-minute video to learn more.

What happens when you give your kids a ‘Yes Day’As parents, we know that we should leave some space to our children to be themselves. Do you sometimes struggle with it like me? Study shows that give more control to the children to themselves helps.

This is how long your kids should be spending on extracurricular activitiesAs the new year starts, I start to plan the extracurricular activities for my daughter. As we all know that “some is great, too much is a curse”. I couldn’t stop wondering how much is enough and found this article inspiring.

Fun Upcoming Activities

For the first time in 152 years, a supermoon, blue moon, and total lunar eclipse will coincide — Check out when and how here. Don’t miss it!

Lunar New Year — The lunar new year is coming up on Feb 16th. There will be many activities in the Bay Area celebrating this special time of the year. Check out the one in Redwood City and many others in the Bay Area.