The toddler years are marked by big leaps in growth. From his first tentative steps to full out running, from babbling and single words to rushes of entire sentences, your child is growing rapidly and it shows. As a parent of a toddler your days will be long and busy with the constant demands of a little person who has many needs. Still, the next two years will fly by. As much as possible, try to allow yourself to stop long enough to enjoy the beautiful moments this age has to offer, like the first time your child tells you he loves you.
This great resource provides parents with tips on how to make preschool preparation fun and make the transition go well for your whole family.
There are lots of controversy-causing topics where parenting is concerned, and sleep routines is one of them. While some parents implement a sleep routine within months of the birth, others adopt a more ‘laissez faire’ approach to their baby's sleep.
Toddlers have lots of energy, are very curious about everything and it can be a challenge trying to keep them busy. Here are a few activities you can try with your toddler that will support his development and maybe even help burn off some of that excess energy!