Transitioning toddlers from one activity to the next can prove difficult. Using music is a great way to make transitions easier.
Toddler Behavior: Struggle with toddler nap times? Have a picky eater? Need help with toddler potty training? This article helps parents navigate through this important stage of life. Tips included!
Should I spank my toddler as a discipline method? What are the cons and downsides of spanking? Is it abuse? Let's take a closer look at these important questions.
When should you move your baby from a crib to a toddler bed? Do you take the sides off first? I discuss all the questions that I had to find answers for and help you find yours.
Looking to expand your little one's library? Here are 25 amazing kids books you're both sure to love! Perfect for ages 2 and up!
Parents are often divided on if it’s best to let their child cry it out at night. If you’re on the side of not letting your child cry, here are some alternate ideas to help get them to sleep.
Introducing TV and movies to your toddlers can be a slippery slope, but sometimes real life requires time in front of the TV. There are a lot of shows created with two and three-year-olds in mind.
Discipline is so important for a peaceful household or classroom. By implementing a consistent system—even a very simple one like this—you can make all the difference!
Tantrums are a necessary evil. Although it's frustrating to deal with toddler tantrums, it's important to remember they are a natural part of the growing up process. Kids must learn to deal with their emotions and as parents, our job is to guide them through this process.
We recently ran across a picture for Matilda's Activity Tower on Pinterest. We immediately saw the usefulness and made one for ourselves. Learn why we love this tower and see a few changes we made.
The Theory of Mind is the ability to understand that other people's beliefs, desires and knowledge can differ from your own. Find out if your child has developed Theory of Mind yet.....
It is possible to wean your baby or toddler off of their bottles, especially those nighttime bottles, while still being compassionate. Written by a mom with 5 kids.
Is your toddler sick? Learn how to treat and care for sick toddlers who may have a cold, a cough, a fever, a stomach virus, or the flu. Just as importantly, learn when to call the doctor when your child is ill.
Emma Jenner knows how to fix our modern-day parenting crisis. The problem is that being a nanny and being a parent are two very different things.
Raising a child is a challenge, and it is easy to fall into bad habits. Here are nine common parenting mistakes that do more harm than good and what to do instead.
5 efficient ways to handle toddler tantrums at home and in public and tips on preventing tantrums from happening.
If you are the parent of a toddler, you are probably as frustrated and exhausted as I am. Parenting at this stage of a child's life is an overwhelming task. Here I offer my own two cents of advice.
Nothing is worse than being around a kid that is a total brat. You have to start early so your kids are a joy to be around, rather than being a nuisance to everyone. Here are some tips that can help you train and tame your toddler.
The struggle of getting your toddler to eat healthy, let alone at all, is real! Let's talk about some menu options.
Reasons toddlers and infants bite vary from child to child, however some of these common tips can work to prevent and eliminate biting in your child(ren).
Teaching young children to dress themselves can be a challenge. A fun read aloud with Rebecca Van Slyke's new book can help with the task. Young children can be hilarious with learning to dress.
Including a toddler to the kitchen might sound messy and stressful, but it is a great way of teaching them great lessons for life that go far beyond the kitchen. It can also be some quality time spent that will set them up with great habits for life.
Toddlers are always learning. Here are some great games that focus on several stages of development in many different areas to grow healthy toddlers into healthy adults.
An article on what to do when your toddler has a meltdown after daycare. Tips and hints on how to handle a tired, stressed toddler without getting stressed yourself.
Every child is different. Every child–parent/caregiver relationship is unique. However, all toddlers are learning, absorbing their surroundings, and looking to you for cues as to how to behave/respond. Here are some of the things I have learned from my children, in case you should find it helpful!
Lovely as it is, it can also be a little exhausting to have a toddler who thinks sleep is for the weak, a moment not spent running is a moment wasted, and who wants everyone to join in every over active thing he does! So here are my top ten tips for surviving and bringing up an incredibly active toddler.