New adventures begin as your little one turns 2, 3, and 4! From playdates to potty training to preschool readiness, find out what to expect.
When toddlers play they learn to understand how the world works, who they are, and what they can and cannot do. How do they do this in their different stages of development?
Nervous about starting potty training? We've all been there. And having a handy step-by-step guide really makes the process much less daunting. Get the details on step-by-step training.
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Your child would like to sit in sand and play all day. You, on the other hand, would like to do some sightseeing or relaxing. Here’s are a few tips on planning a fun vacation for the whole family.
Lawrence Kutner, Ph.D.
Time to hit the road (or board a plane) with your little ones? Whether it's trains, planes, or automobiles, traveling with more than one child takes some planning, patience, and ingenuity. Here are some
Is 'no' a favorite word in your house these days? Our toddlers tend to test the limits not only by saying no constantly, but by running away, or even throwing things.
Setbacks during the potty training process can be frustrating for parents and kids alike. With a few practical tips, we can make it past the difficult times and move things forward.
Many a toddler will do anything to avoid falling asleep ⎯ crying, asking for drinks of water, even getting out of bed. Follow these guidelines to help with toddler sleep training.
You might ask yourself why your baby cries so much. Here’s what you can do to soothe your baby and relieve your own stress.
Now that your little one walks and moves independently, a new world of play opens up. Watch and find out how to have some fun together!
Different from nightmares, night terrors can be a scary thing for everyone in the house. Use these tips to help console your little one when they strike.
Are you struggling with getting your little one to say please and thank you? A few smart strategies and techniques may help this go more smoothly. Learn more about teaching manners.
Learning language and how to pronounce words is a big job for a child. Find out how you can help encourage your toddler’s speech development.
Suzanne Dixon M.D., M.P.H.
Interacting with other children is an ideal opportunity for your child to make friends and hone social skills. Get the most out of toddler playdates.
Discover nutritious and healthy toddler snacks to feed your growing child.
Use our finger paint recipe to get your toddler painting. It’s a fun family activity that helps encourage your child's creativity.
Nothing is better for toddlers to eat than vegetables – and nothing seems harder than serving it to them! Try these 10 tips to get kids to eat vegetables.
Congratulations! Your child moving to a toddler bed is a huge step. Read on to learn some things any new mom needs to know before making the transition.
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Another baby is on the way, but the prospect of becoming a big brother or big sister might be a little confusing and even worrying for your eldest child. Learn more about preparing for a sibling.