ARTICLES RELATING TO TODDLER DEVELOPMENT

My toddler's milestones, and how she's way different to my son

2018-07-03 09:42

Blogger and mom-of-two Zayaan Schroeder shares her experience with toddler milestones, when to worry and just how unique each child is, even when they have the same mom.

Sharing a bed with a new baby

2018-04-04 10:18

Benefits of co-sleeping with your baby

A rare disease leaves toddler tumbling to the floor up to 100 times a day

2017-08-21 15:27

"We started to notice that she couldn't walk in a straight line anymore"

This is what bedtime really is like

2016-05-19 10:35

Getting your kids to bed in the evening isn't always a walk in the park, as demonstrated by this dad and daughter duo.

5 discipline mistakes we all make

2016-02-01 12:40

Discipline is tricky to get right. But there are a few toddler-taming no-nos you should avoid.

A bit of dirt will do them good

2015-12-09 10:28

A combination of natural resistance to certain diseases, maternally acquired antibodies and active exposure to germs actually helps to build your tot's immune system.

25 words your two-year-old should be saying

2015-11-03 10:08

By the age of two your tot should be uttering a few words already. Here are some of the more common words he should be familiar with at this age.

How do I get my toddler interested in a variety of foods?

2012-08-28 08:46

My two-year-old used to eat absolutely anything I gave him, including vegetables and even sushi! However, he's developed a sudden fussy streak and insists on only eating Marmite toast and cucumber sticks. Is this normal? And how do I get him interested in variety again?

How to stop your toddler from hitting and biting

2010-11-04 13:40

When does biting, tantrum-throwing and other unpleasant behaviour begin – and what can you do about it?

 

Is your tot addicted to your smartphone?

2018-04-11 12:08

It may be good at distracting the kids but is it as harmless as you think or should you be worried about how much time your toddler spends on a digital device?

Is 'clean eating' right for your toddler?

2017-11-03 11:52

While it may be a great option for adults, imposing a clean eating plan on your child might do more harm than good.

The daddy phase: when mom feels left out

2017-01-31 08:43

When your toddler starts playing favourites between parents, it can be very tough. But hang in there… it’s just another normal part of their development.

Interesting reasons why these kids are sobbing

2016-06-07 10:55

These toddlers are upset for absolutely ludicrous reasons.

How to handle the never-ending 'why' questions

2016-03-10 13:44

A developmental explosion has your toddler asking all sorts of questions - and it's a good thing.

When your toddler discovers his gender

2016-01-14 12:02

When will your toddler become aware of his gender, and how will this change things?

5 ways to have a happy playdate

2015-11-10 11:29

Playdates are a great idea especially when mom or dad is a busy at work and the kids need to be kept occupied. Here's how you can make it a pleasant experience for all.

How to avoid a teary first day of playschool

2013-06-03 10:57

For many that first day of playschool ends in floods of tears. How can you avoid this for you and your tot? 

10 toys that cost nothing

2010-11-08 11:52

You don’t have to spend a fortune on toys and games to keep your child busy. Here are some interesting and easy ways to turn household objects into entertaining toys and games for your child.

25 secrets of babyhood

2010-11-04 12:23

Here are 25 practical ways to increase baby's confidence, boost her happiness and ensure she achieves her full potential.

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