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How To Ease Your Toddler’s Cold And Flu Symptoms Naturally

Not many people know that Peter Jackson based his vision of J.R.R. Tolkien’s miserable Gollum after a toddler who was sick with a wicked cold. That’s …

Toddler cold survival – Tips – my #vickstricks!

<i>We may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post.</i><p>I recently received a few products from BritMums to help us survive a winter …

5 Ways to Spark Your Toddler’s Creativity

From babbling through story time to full-on twinning your every move, toddlers love creative playtime activities. To nurture this interest, you can enroll your mini-me in some amazing toddler classes, or you can stoke those creative flames with some fun activities at home. If you’re ready to get …

29 toddler discipline tactics that work

My 2½-year-old daughter, Zoe, is putting on her shoes. She proudly shows me her handiwork. “Nice job, Zoe,” I say. “Just let me switch them.” I pull …

Parenting

Easy Toddler Activity: Pouch Cap Color Match

Toddlers are such curious creatures. Full of energy, everything they see is a toy, and they soak up their surroundings like a sponge.<p>They are at a …

5 Easy Meals to Make for Your Toddler in 10 Minutes or Less

Even when you’re raising a non-picky eater, mealtimes and toddlers often go together like Taylor and Kanye. You may think you’ve finally found an approach that totally works, when suddenly there’s a total meltdown on your hands. To say that toddlers can take hangry to a whole new level would be an …

When should your toddler start potty training?

When it comes to potty training kids, the No. 1 question on many parents’ minds is when to start, and how to go about it.<p>We likewise had the same …

9 Nonnegotiable Rules of Raising a Toddler

Welcome to toddlerhood, the magical time span where your tiny bundle of joy suddenly becomes a little person and makes lots of bittersweet gains — like mobility (I hope you're wearing your running shoes) and an opinion (I hope you're a professionally trained negotiator). You want them to reach …

10 Super Fun Summer Activities to Do With Your Toddler

Step away from the iPad. Seriously. Your toddler is having a very public tantrum because you just took it away, and though it’s totally tempting to give it back to her, she really, really doesn’t need it. At least not with these completely creative, super fun activities that encourage her to …

The Toddler Toothbrush That Turned the Tide of My Brushing Battle

Baby Buddy's 360-degree toothbrush does half the work for you.<p>They yell. They run away. They squirm. They go limp. They lock their jaws shut. Spend …

10 things your toddler needs to actually get out the door

Leaving the house with a toddler can prove a challenge at the best of times. They’ll need to be sure they have their own essentials before they head …

5 ways to stop your tricky toddler from ruling the roost

Little kids can be VERY demanding, but if you let them become the boss then you’re in serious trouble. It’s not good for them or you, but don’t worry …

Heavy metal toddler rocks harder than you

Nicholas Stephens’ 2-year-old son has been watching him rock out on stage, and apparently some of Nicholas’ moves have made an impression. The …

How To Survive Toddlers From The Authors Of The Toddler Survival Guide

Toddlers have been compared to drunk adults, tornados, time bombs, politicians, puppies and gremlins. Now in a new book, <i>The Toddler Survival Guide:</i> …

Psychologist: Children Need Structure More Than Warmth

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A Boy With Autism Penned This Touching Poem About His Life

This creative writer shared amazing insights into life with autism. And now his beautiful words have been turned into a song!<p>I was a creative writing major in college, so I'm no stranger to story prompts. In fact, I've always really liked them. There's just something about the way a simple …

What We Learned From Watching Kids Figure Out How to Lie

For the liar, telling a lie has obvious costs. Keeping track of the lies one tells and trying to maintain the plausibility of a fictional narrative …

The 1972 Kenner “Fun Catalog”: Cheap Toys for Gen X Boys & Girls

In 1972, Kenner placed a multi-page catalog in the back of select comic books, advertising some of their products for kids. This was back when Kenner …

Bedtime stories - 'it's better if dad reads them'

When men read stories to their children, they encourage them to use their imagination more, a study reveals<p>Children benefit more from their father reading them bedtime stories than their mother, new research has revealed.<p>Questions posed by men when reading to children were found to have sparked …

New Evidence Lost Civilizations Really Existed

What if everything you’ve been taught about the origins of civilization is wrong? Be it that certain pieces of our history have been intentionally …

20 Things You Should Throw Away for Better Health

When we talk about the steps you need to take to get healthier, they often involve buying new things: workout clothes, fitness equipment, ingredients …