Browsing articles in "Infants and Toddlers"
Aug
6
2012

10 Tips for Surviving the Family Reunion With Kids

Kids Packets of Culturelle

As I learned this summer on my travels through New Hampshire, multigenerational traveling is not always easy. As I discovered when my big dog ate the last twenty pieces of my nieces incomplete jig saw puzzle off the coffee table, even the family dog needs her own personal space when on vacation. Here are a few …Related Posts:Traveling With KidsShould You Be Your Child’s Facebook Friend?

Jul
25
2011

Five Ways to Read with Your Toddler

Try to read books with your child every day, even if it is only for a short time.  Books can become a source of comfort and are a great way to wind down, share cuddle time and make the transition to bedtime or a nap.  But don’t just rely on books; employ reading moments throughout …Related Posts: Great Educational Gifts For Kids of All Ages In a Tight Economy What Every Kindergartner Needs to KnowTips [...]

Apr
30
2011

Traveling With Kids

It’s that …Related Posts:Three Fun and Educational Things to do with Your Kids this SummerFantastic Fairy HousesBoston: One of My Favorite Cities10 Tips for Surviving the Family Reunion With Kids4th Graders Review of Secrets of the Crystal Cavern

Mar
27
2010

Choosing A Good Preschool

I’ve just started looking at preschools for my daughter to attend next fall.  They all have such structured schedules.  Aren’t kids allowed to just play anymore?   The concern revealed from your question is justified.  There are hundreds of books on the market today that discuss the importance of play in a child’s social, emotional and physical …Related Posts:Don’t Let Your Child Be A Compulsive EaterTraveling With KidsCalming An Aggressive Child

Mar
4
2010

Building Your Child’s Vocabulary

Whether it be in the mall, on the beach, or on the sidewalk, I’m thrilled whenever I hear parents interacting and engaging their babies and toddlers in conversation. Even if children can’t talk back, speaking to them from the moment they pop out into the world (some say even before that) will enhance their vocabulary …Related Posts:Hand Print HeartWhat Makes Kindergarten Teachers Crazy? Five Ways to Read with Your ToddlerWhen Your Child Needs to be [...]

Feb
6
2010

Helping Your Toddler Get A Good Night’s Sleep

  I can not get my two and a half year old son to stay in bed at night.  Do you have ideas for getting kids to sleep in their own bed?  I’m a firm believer in consistency and structure when it comes to bedtime.  Just like the current advice that’s out there for adults that can’t …Related Posts:Hand Print HeartWhat Makes Kindergarten Teachers Crazy? Five Ways to Read with Your ToddlerWhen Your Child Needs [...]

Nov
1
2009

Calming An Aggressive Child

My four year- old son is really aggressive when I take him on play dates. He pushes other kids down and takes toys from them without asking. Any suggestions? Consistency is the key to good behavior.  Every time you observe these aggressive actions stop what you’re doing and pull him out of the situation for a …Related Posts:Hand Print HeartWhat Makes Kindergarten Teachers Crazy? Five Ways to Read with Your ToddlerWhen Your Child Needs to [...]

Pages:12»
Reddit button Delicious button Digg button Stumbleupon button