All about toddlers, their development and the best parenting advice! 2-year-olds, 3-year-olds.
Ashley Soderlund Ph.D., Nurture and Thrive
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Know When to Expect Toddler Growth Spurts
Toddler growth spurts can influence our children’s behavior in challenging ways. Find out what to look for using the toddler growth spurts timeline. #toddlers #toddlergrowthspurts #toddlerparenting #growthspurts
How To Successfully Parent A Strong-Willed Toddler
If you’re raising a mini dictator like me, I have a couple of tips that may make parenting your strong-willed toddler just a wee bit easier. #Parenting, #Toddler, #GentleParenting, Toddler, Parenting Tips and Tricks, Toddler Tips, Parenting Hacks, Motherhood, Positive Parenting
11 brilliant ways to prepare your toddler for a new baby sibling
Want to get your toddler ready for their newborn baby sibling? Try these top tips for getting your eldest child ready for a new baby while you're still pregnant. Lots of ideas for getting your toddler mentally prepared for a new baby, plus how to spend quality time with them before you give birth #toddlertips #pregnancy #pregnant
The Ultimate Playlist for a Smoother Day with your Toddler
Do you need a tool to help smooth transitions with your toddler? Do you need some help with getting your toddler to brush their teeth? Get out the door? Music helps motivate toddlers! Try this playlist! This is an easy way to bring playfulness into your parenting and get your kids to cooperate. #toddlersongs #parentinghacks #toddlers #toddlermusic #toddlerbehavior #positiveparenting #parenting #kidmusic
This is Why You Shouldn't Punish Tantrums.
Should you punish temper tantrums and outbursts in kids? Research tells us that when we tell our children to "stop crying", this may actually lead to more anger and more outbursts from them later on. If punishment isn't the answer to their tantrums, what can you do as a parent? Find out parenting tips to best handle tantrums and grab the free printable to help you coach any emotional child. #freeprintable #parenting #parentingtips #punishment #motherhood
7 Picture Books Series That Encourage Good Behavior in Your 2 to 4-year-old
When I want my toddler's behavior to change I turn to books to help -- everything from developing good habits to learning how to get along with friends, books can help kids develop positive behaviors. Click through to see them all. Newly updated, 7 Picture Books Series That Encourage Good Behavior in Toddlers! #parenting #positiveparenting #booksforkids #childrensbooks #2yearold #3yearold #4yearold #toddlers #preschoolers #socialskillsforkids #routinesforkids #goodhabits #toddlerbehaviorbooks
The Secret to Your 2-Year-Old’s Heart (and gaining their cooperation)
Parenting a 2-year-old takes a certain finesse. It is a balance between teaching them basic rules and their growing need for independence. Understanding the development of your 2-year-old helps you win their heart, their cooperation, and end your frustration! 7 tips for parenting your 2-year-old. #parenting #toddler #2yearold #twoyearold #positiveparenting #mindfulparenting #childpsychologist #toddlers
Printable Potty Training Visual Schedule - Preschool Inspirations
Make potty training PEACEFUL with this printable chart! Great for 2-year olds and 3-year olds. When children use the pictures of the potty training visual schedule, they begin to understand when it’s time to use the bathroom and are motivated to do it.
Parenting Tips for Raising Toddlers
These four toddler behaviors might be considered 'terrible twos' but they happen for good reason. Learn the best parenting tips to respond to each misbehavior according to positive parenting discipline. #parenting #tips #toddlers
Research-Backed Stay-at-Home Mom Schedule for Toddlers
A Stay-at-Home Mom Schedule for Toddlers that Helps Kids Thrive| Ideas for setting up a stay-at-home mom schedule with toddlers that helps them and you thrive. #sahm #socialdistancing #homeschooling #schedule #toddlers #stayathomemoms
The A - Z of Crafting with Toddlers
Looking for simple, fun and easy crafts for toddlers then with over 50 ideas from Apple to Zebra's this A to Z of toddler crafts is the place to find the best ideas to get creative with the little tots. #toddlercrafts #kidscrafts #toddleractivities #totschool
When is the Right Time to Potty Train Your Child?
Whether you want to potty train girls or potty train boys, if you’ve never done it before, you have questions! Can you potty train in 3 days? How do you potty train a stubborn child? When should I start potty training? Can you potty train a 1 year old? Potty training builds confidence and you should not just let your child stay in diapers. Here’s why and how to make the transition. #PottyTrainingToddlers #PottyTrainingKids