Traveling With Two or More Children

Time to hit the road or board a plane with your little ones? Traveling with more than one child takes some planning, patience, and ingenuity. Here are some parent-tested ideas for your journey.

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By

Linda Jonides, R.N., C.P.N.P.

Playdates for Toddlers

Interacting with other children creates an ideal opportunity for your child to make friends and hone social skills. Here’s how to get the most out of toddler playdates.

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Toddler Activities: Fun Activities for Toddlers

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!

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Halloween Safety Tips

Are you gearing up to celebrate Halloween with your family? Check out some ways to have a safe, fun-filled holiday with your little ones.

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Toddler activities: finger-painting fun

Use our finger paint recipe to get your toddler painting. It’s a fun family activity that helps encourage your child's creativity.

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Toddler Activities: Toddler games and types of play

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?

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Toddler Speech: Words and Rhymes

Our children love words and rhymes. It's fun to read short poems together and to learn them. Get more ideas.

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Flying with an infant

Flying with an infant can be a bit daunting. Follow these useful tips to make flying with a baby or toddler fun and comfortable.

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Gardening with toddlers

Where does our food come from? We can help our kids explore this question and have fun by planting a garden.

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Cooking With Kids

Cooking together can be a great activity for you and your child — as long as you observe some simple safety rules. Check out these guidelines for cooking up some fun with your little one.

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Crafts for toddlers: Ideas and Tips

Art and craft ideas can be fun and educational for toddlers, and will keep your tot happy and busy.

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Toddler activities: Leaf rubbing

At the height of the fall color explosion, it's impossible not to spend time outdoors admiring the show. But what do you do with all those leaves that end up crumbling into your carpets?

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Nursery Rhymes for Preschoolers

Nursery rhymes, finger play, singing or chanting to your child both soothes and comforts him. It's also a powerful means of connecting with him.

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First haircut: your child’s first trip to the hairdresser

Is your child a little jittery at the idea of his first haircut? A little pre-salon prep should take the sting out of seeing those locks hit the floor – for both of you!

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Toddler activities: playmates and interaction

Kids crave the company of other playmates. Going to preschool or daycare allows for more interaction and sociability.

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Introducing Your Child to Your Workplace

A visit to the place where you work or volunteer can be fun, and eye-opening, for a curious preschooler. Get some great tips on planning a successful visit.

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Toddler Bike Safety and Baby Bike Seat Safety

Thinking of taking your baby for a spin, as a passenger on your bike? Or is your child ready to ride a trike or something with two wheels? Get some helpful safety guidance for your passenger or pedaler.

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Toddler activities: roast pumpkin seed toss

Many families love to roast pumpkin seeds and enjoy their nutty flavor. After the cooking is done, you can use the seeds to create a simple game for your older toddler or preschooler.

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Staying Safe While Enjoying the Great Outdoors

Preschoolers love outdoor adventures. Whether you camp far away or just walk in a local park, you should know what to do if anyone gets lost or separated. Learn the basics of staying safe outdoors.

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