If you're a parent, you are probably already completely amazed at how fast your little one is learning and developing. The first five years of a child's life are hugely important, which is why creating a platform of learning that will influence the rest of his or her life is a must. The way you play, act and talk with your toddler during this phase is crucial in shaping the … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Help Your Toddler Blossom
According to Psychology Today, one of a parent's biggest responsibilities is to teach your child independence. While your child will not fully be independent until they read adulthood, it is important to ensure your child learns how to do things as their own as they develop. Children, whether they are toddlers or preschoolers, love learning new skills and enjoy doing things on … [Read more...] about Easy Ways to Teach Toddlers Independence Skills
Seeing a child that is choking, especially your own, can be a very distressing sight and can cause people to panic. However, it is vitally important to know exactly what you must and must not do in these situations. Knowing When a Toddler Is Choking It might sound simple but you should be aware of what signs you should be looking for when a toddler is choking, rather than … [Read more...] about If Your Toddler Was Choking, Would You Know What To Do?
From the time children are born it’s truly amazing how innocent they start out knowing so little about the world except for those natural instincts such when they are hungry. However, once their senses are developed enough to fully interact in the world one of the main ways toddlers take in large amounts of information is toddler visual learning. For instance, a baby may not … [Read more...] about 10 Ideas for Aiding Toddler Visual Learning Around the Home
Thumb sucking is a habit which is almost expected in most young children. Babies and young children often suck their thumb or a pacifier whenever they are feeling bored or stressed. The thumb or pacifier sucking habit gives the child something to do that is soothing. However, this seemingly innocent activity can actually have adverse repercussions for the child in the … [Read more...] about Dental Problems Caused by Childhood Thumb Sucking
One of the biggest issues that parents have these days is getting kids to sleep without getting into an argument. I know this can be difficult, but there is a way to make it better. The first step to handle this problem is to ask yourself: “What is the real reason my child doesn’t want to go to bed?” This is an important step for toddlers to teens! For children, there are many … [Read more...] about Stop Toddler Bedtime Battles With Bedtime Routines
Babies come into the world depending on those around them for everything. They need others to provide for their food, clothing and safety. Parents need to be hyper-vigilant when their babies learn to crawl and walk to ensure their children's safety. Teaching your toddler about safety is important to helping them begin to operate independently. Tips For Teaching Your Toddler … [Read more...] about Teaching Your Toddler About Safety