Sassiness and the Toddler

2018-07-17T16:10:28+00:00

Q: My 16-month-old shook her finger and said, “No, no” in a sassy way after my husband told her “no” when touching something she shouldn’t. How do I correct the sass back at this age

Sassiness and the Toddler 2018-07-17T16:10:28+00:00

A Toddler Who Hits

2018-07-17T16:00:17+00:00

Q: Our 27-month-old son who goes to a child care center in a Bible study once per week is hitting and pushing other babies in the class. He specifically hits the younger kids either with

A Toddler Who Hits 2018-07-17T16:00:17+00:00

Things You Never Thought You’d Say as a Parent

2018-07-17T16:07:34+00:00

We all say strange things to our kids! This month’s original cartoon is inspired by Rikki Arterburn of Council Bluffs, Iowa. Her child was teething, and so biting everything! Post your “Things You Never Thought

Things You Never Thought You’d Say as a Parent 2018-07-17T16:07:34+00:00

Can a Toddler Learn From Consequences?

2018-07-17T16:00:17+00:00

Q: What is an appropriate way to punish a 17-month-old for being bad, i.e. deliberately disobeying when I tell him not to do something? Is time out appropriate for this age? If it is how

Can a Toddler Learn From Consequences? 2018-07-17T16:00:17+00:00

Middle Child Acts Out

2018-07-17T16:04:44+00:00

Q: We have 3 boys: 3 years old, 2 years old and 10 months old. Our second son has recently been hitting, biting, pushing and kicking his brothers but not other kids when we are

Middle Child Acts Out 2018-07-17T16:04:44+00:00

Bath Time Blues

2018-07-17T16:02:25+00:00

Q: My 22-month-old son loved bath time from the time he could sit up. He also loves swimming, and at a recent trip to the beach, he showed absolutely no fear of the ocean and

Bath Time Blues 2018-07-17T16:02:25+00:00

Toddler TV Time

2018-07-17T16:00:18+00:00

Another new study was released this month decrying the side effects of too much television on toddlers. According to an article in the May issue of the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine (a JAMA/Archives

Toddler TV Time 2018-07-17T16:00:18+00:00