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
Our expert advice helps you support your toddler’s social, emotional, cognitive and physical development and deal with behavioral issues in constructive ways.
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.
Some early signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are usually seen in the first two years of a child’s life. Learn how to spot the red flags with The Hanen Centre’s Guide.
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…
We all know physical play is important, but do you know what milestones to look for when it comes to babies and children developing gross motor skills? Read these tips from Montessori Educator, Christina Clemer, to help your child gain the physical and cognitive development needed to climb, swing, run, skip, jump and play all day! She’s also sharing the 12 toys she absolutely swears by.