From whining and screaming to hitting and biting, toddler tantrums are sure to test the patience of even the most easygoing parent. Check out these simple steps to keeping your little one’s fits under control.
Give Your Toddler Options
Toddlers become frustrated when they have no control over their environment. Try giving your youngster some minor choices, whether that’s letting him pick out which shirt to wear or giving him the choice between apple and orange juice.
Keep Shopping Trips Short
Every parent knows that running errands around their Continue reading
Teaching your child to eat solid foods can be a bit nerve-wracking because of the fear of choking or allergies, but if you introduce items slowly and always be on the lookout for signs of an allergic reaction, your child will do just fine.
Avoid foods that have a higher incidence of allergic reaction, such as peanut butter. Eggs are a great item to start with since the scrambled variety are very soft and provide a great source of protein, Continue reading
When you want to make sure that a child’s birthday is special, remember that it is something that you are doing for them. Some children love a very carnival-like atmosphere, while others just want to spend time with a few very close friends. Make sure that the party that you are giving your child is one that they really love.
For example, if you have a child who loves to get out and do things, grab some of their friends and head Continue reading
Parents are faced with the reality that television can be detrimental to their children’s stability and well-being. Network programming can teach children things that parents may not approve of. When children watch too much TV, other things get neglected. How do you know if your child is watching too much television this week?
As a rule, parents should consider putting constraints on the amount of time their children are watching TV. The television rules of the home can include things such as making sure homework is done before the television can be turned on or insisting Continue reading
While your kid would be thrilled to eat goldfish crackers every night, you’ve got a healthier selection of dinners in mind. Check out these quick and nutritious meal ideas that your child will love.
Pizza With a Twist
Every kid adores pizza, but it’s not the healthiest food around. Sneak in some nutrition by making your own sauce out of carrots and sweet potatoes, and cut calories by using low-fat mozzarella.
A Lasagna For Veggie Lovers
If your youngster pushes his Continue reading