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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.
Camps are cancelled, face masks are the new face paint and trips to the grandparent’s house are a no-go. Here are our tips and tricks for talking to your kids about a new (not) normal.
Kids and teens express their emotions through actions. Here’s a stage-by-stage guide to what to expect during times of upheaval, like during the coronavirus crisis.
Does a peaceful mealtime with your tot seem like an impossible dream? These Montessori-inspired tips can help you get there!
Family life is hard right now. Big emotions will be stirred up and patience will be tested. Author and Happy Child expert Dr. Laura Markham, shares her wisdom on how to diffuse explosive situations while remaining calm yourself.
Our resident twin mama investigates whether it’s healthy for twins to have the same friends and interests or whether they should be pushed to go their separate ways…
It’s potty time! Or is it? Here’s how to know when your child is ready to ditch the diapers and some top tips for potty-training success.
Recent research shows that passion and perseverance – aka grit – are far better predictors of success and happiness than IQ or talent. Here’s how to cultivate it…
Toddler tantrums are inevitable, but they don’t have to be constant. Try these 5 strategies to minimize tantrums and get back to enjoying life with your toddler.
The words we use can shut boys down and encourage them to act aggressively. Here are important phrases to avoid and why they’re problematic.