Is it possible to discipline your tot without using punishments? This Montessori Educator thinks so…
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.
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…
With many kids asking questions about COVID-19 and the assault on the Capitol, Child Psychologist, Professor & Author, Dr. Abigail Gewirtz, provides a roadmap for parents wondering how to best help their children navigate stressful world events and shares the tools needed to address tough conversations with their children.
While you may know the importance of choosing a non-toxic and eco-friendly diaper, did you know that turning a diaper change into a brain building massage can aid in your child’s cognitive development? In this article, we look at how the game-changing brand, healthynest, has worked to create the only EWG VERIFIED™ diaper as well as a personalized enrichment program designed to help your tot reach important developmental milestones.
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.
Understanding why boundaries are important for your child as well as yourself makes sticking to them so much easier.
Wondering if your toddler or preschooler needs a step stool? The answer is YES. In this article, we look at the developmental benefits of step stools as well as the best non-toxic options on the market!
Worried about how your baby is feeding? Is your toddler missing sounds? Is your child having trouble communicating at school? It might be time for them to see a speech pathologist. In this article, we speak to Rachel Hampshire from Word of Mouth Speech Pathology about when to seek professional help.
With our kids at home and most summer camps canceled, addressing our kids’ many needs isn’t easy. Being aware of what those needs are is a great place to start.