Planning for the arrival of your second baby can be both exciting and daunting. In this guide, we’ll help you get your home, your firstborn and your mind ready for number two.
Behavior & Development
Preschoolers are getting ready to face the real world when they start school. Here you’ll find all the expert advice you need to make sure they’re socially and emotionally ready.
Being a kid in 2021 definitely comes with some future bragging rights, but in the moment – it can feel scary, hard and sometimes even unfair. In this article, we look at the importance of mindfulness as well as five ways you can help your child practice it.
No parent ever wants to hear that their child is being bullied or worse still, that they are doing the bullying; however, it happens even when we think our child isn’t capable of those acts. The best thing we can do is to be informed and learn the best ways to support them in either situation.
Understanding why boundaries are important for your child as well as yourself makes sticking to them so much easier.
Hate the chore wars just as much as your kids do?
Here’s how to assign them responsibilities that are appropriate for their age and make sure they get them done…
Do you have a strong-willed child? You’re lucky! Strong willed children can be a challenge when they’re young, but if sensitively parented, they become terrific teens and young adults. Self-motivated and inner-directed, they go after what they want and are almost impervious to peer pressure. As long as parents resist the impulse to “break their will,” strong-willed kids often become leaders.
Raise your hand if you’re tired of gender stereotypes influencing what activities your kids do after school and what toys they play with 🙋♀️
Biting is a behavior that some toddlers seem to manifest, while others don’t. Why does this happen? The answer is not so simple. Child & Adolescent Therapist, Laura McLaughlin shares her strategies for managing a biter.
Is it possible to discipline your tot without using punishments? This Montessori Educator thinks so…
Those mama bear instincts are strong! Resist jumping in too soon so that your child learns how to develop resilience, confidence, and important social skills. Here are 5 ways to support your child instead…