1. The Benefits of Bilingualism

    Hello! Hola! Ciao! Salaam! Bonjour! Dag! The first thing many of us learn to say in another language is hello because it is a greeting that sets the stage for positive interactions, and it opens communications and doors. Of course, you eventually have to learn more than just hello and if you’ve ever learned a second or third language as an adult, you will know that it can be tough going until yo…Read More

  2. Playing Develops Social Skills in Preschoolers

    In our last blog, we covered some of the reasons that children need plenty of time for free play. The developmental growth of the nervous system depends on the time and stimulation that free play provides. Heavenly Haven Day Care in Newport News provides excellent care for infants, toddlers, and preschool-aged children. We include academics in our program to help children get ready for kindergarte…Read More

  3. The Importance of Play

    Watching the development of your child is an amazing thing. From watching them turn over from their back to their stomach for the first time, to watching them learn to read and write, their brains are constantly constructing their understanding of the world. As caregivers and teachers, the staff at Heavenly Haven Day Care in Newport News plays a role in this developmental journey, and we take our …Read More

  4. Magical Kids Birthday Party Ideas

    When you’re a kid, your birthday is an incredibly special and memorable time that can be one of the highlights of the year. However, planning birthday parties is not always easy for parents. If you’re the kind of parent who always pulls off Pinterest-worthy parties for your kids, you’ve probably already got this covered, but if you’re not, keep reading these tips to host a memorable and ma…Read More

  5. Welcome to the Blog of Heavenly Haven Day Care!

    When you are searching the internet for a high-quality day care for your infant, toddler or preschoolers, you are sure to have certain things in your mind that qualify a daycare center to be considered to care for your precious child. We would like to take the opportunity of our first blog to spell out our qualifications and why we are proud of our company that has been serving the Newport New are…Read More

  6. Teaching Community Values to Kids

    One of the things that is getting harder and harder to impart to children is a sense of community values. Children don’t automatically come with a commitment to being caring, generous, and others-focused, and in order to impart these values in today’s world, we must make a purposeful effort and make it fun. If you’re trying to do this all alone as a parent, it might seem like a losing battle…Read More

  7. Setting Up Your Baby for Success At Daycare

    If you’re the working parent of an infant, it can be difficult to find an infant care provider that truly meets the needs of your baby. Even once you’ve found one, saying goodbye to your infant when you drop them off can be incredibly painful. Any parent with kids will agree that driving to work with tears streaming down your face is common and expected, especially during the first few days. Y…Read More

  8. How To Choose A Great Daycare

    When it comes to choosing a daycare center for your child in the Newport News area, nothing is more important than knowing that your child will be taken care of with the best quality standards. But when you start looking into different daycare centers, with each one claiming to be the best, how do you know that you are truly picking what is best for your child? Here are some of the things we’d r…Read More