Help! My Toddler Won’t Hold My Hand! (How to Get your Toddler to Hold Your Hand)

Does your toddler refuse to hold your hand when walking outside? It becomes a safety issue when your toddler won’t hold your hand crossing the street or in a public setting. My daughter, Livvy, has a tactile sensitivity in her hands due to sensory processing disorder, so anything hand-over-hand has been a struggle from day […]

4 Fun Ways to Prep Watermelon for Kids to Eat

As with most other foods, the more creative you are when you prep watermelon for kids to eat, the more likely they are to try it!  If your toddler is picky when it comes to eating fruit (I mean, they do come in all sorts of funny textures toddlers aren’t used to yet), many moms […]

Guide to Sippy Cups

Are you ready to graduate from bottles to sippy cups? Toddlers cannot manage to drink from glasses like us adults and need to be fed from a specially designed sippy cup. Babies are used to drinking from bottles and this habit gradually needs to be changed into independent drinking from glasses, like adults do. This ultimate […]

How to Deal with Colic in Babies

Newborn babies often suffer from a severe stomachache that is caused due to the presence of excessive gas in their stomachs. Doctors have the opinion that this gas enters the body while a baby is crying loudly with an open mouth. However, the cause of colic is not known. Colic may also occur due to […]

How I finally got my baby to sleep through the night!

Does your baby not sleep at night, despite numerous changes in routine? Have you read books, and articles, and feel like no matter what you do, your baby’s sleep is not improving? I’ve been there! I did not win the feet sleep lottery. In fact, I lost the sleep lottery so badly you would think […]

Is your Toddler Afraid of Water on their Head? 5 Tips to Make Bath Time Easier

Is bath time a struggle in your house? Is your toddler afraid of water on their head? Some children have sensory issues and some just plain hate the feeling of water being poured on them. If your child, for whatever reason, can’t stand the feeling of water pouring over their head, then this guide is […]

Save your Sanity with these Bath Time Tips for Toddlers

Some babies and toddlers love bath time and look forward to it. Others? Not so much. If your toddler falls into the second category, you can help them learn to love bathtime with these bath time tips for toddlers. My one-year-old, Livvy, can go either way with bathtime. She used to absolutely hate it, and […]

Learn How to Cope with Toddler Tantrums

Preschoolers and toddlers are known for throwing tantrums. Children have difficult feelings and it is essential to tune into their emotions to understand what triggers your toddler tantrums. Tantrums involve spectacular explosions of disorganized behavior, frustration, and anger. You might see them stiffening their limbs, screaming, crying, kicking or falling down. In several cases, children […]

Five Ways to Cope with an Impatient Toddler

Are you struggling with an impatient toddler? Toddlers are notoriously impatient, hence the nickname of Terrible Twos and Threenagers. First it was waiting for the bottle. Then, waiting to be unbuckled from the car seat or waiting for dinner to cool so they don’t get burned. It’s frustrating and overwhelming when your toddler is constantly […]

10 Tips for Babies Who Hate Tummy Time

Does your baby protest every time you lay him on his tummy? It can be so hard to watch your precious baby scream when you’re just trying to do what the doctor recommended to avoid torticollis and to improve neck muscle strength. Early intervention has been an invaluable asset in working with my premature daughter, […]

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