Reading Before Bed is the Best Part of the Day!

Reading stories before bedtime is a great way to connect with your little ones at the end of the day–and there are proven positive effects to making it part of your routine. Bedtime stories can: Increase your child’s overall language skills. Reading a story together helps strengthen their reading comprehension as well as their listening skills.…

Holiday Fun for the Fam!

The holidays are a magical time of the year, a wonderful way to make memories and spend quality moments with your children. We have compiled a list of easy ways to celebrate the season with your little ones! Check Out Winterfest in Hartford They offer free ice skating rentals and access to the rink, and…

Stress-free Kid Holidays

The holidays can be the most fun time of the year—enjoying the magic of the season through the eyes of your children, teaching them about the meaning of the holidays, and passing on traditions from generation to generation. It’s very exciting, especially for the little ones. The holidays can also bring some added stress, for…

Introducing ActivePure, Pure & Clean!

Dear Families and Staff Members, Let me begin with sincere gratitude to all for joining in our comprehensive plan to keep Bright & Early a safe and healthy place. Everyone has adapted positively to the new distanced drop-off and pick-ups, extra sanitization procedures, social distancing, mask wearing and supported the important protocol during this pandemic.…

Beat the clock!

Daylight Savings Time is just around the corner. When we “spring ahead,” we lose an hour of sleep. That may not seem like a big deal, but it affects our body’s internal clock. As you probably know, the effects of that lost hour are hard on little ones – which means havoc for parents and…

Managing Holiday Stress

The holidays can be a hectic time of year. To avoid burnout (for you and the kids), follow these tips to make sure everyone enjoys the spirit of the season. Make time for physical activity each day. Just because it’s cold outside, doesn’t mean you can’t get in a quick workout. That goes for the kids,…

Enrollment FAQ

You have questions. We have answers! Trust and confidence are our top priorities for you as a parent. You will have peace of mind knowing your child is in the best possible environment, with teachers who genuinely care for their well-being, overseen by the director and assistant director who have every child’s best interest in…

Summer Bucket List: #11 – Catch a ballgame!

Baseball is America’s favorite pastime. Living in Connecticut, we are close to two of the country’s top rival teams – the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees. Getting to either city isn’t difficult, but why drive when you can enjoy a game without leaving the state? Chances are you’ve heard of the Hartford…