Building towers and putting teddies to bed isn't exciting any more - for you, that is. And now you feel guilty because you don't want to play. But don't fret: just change the perspective.
No empathy to talk of, egocentric to say the least. The only part of give-and-take they can relate to is “take”.
But with time and practice they will learn the basics of how to be a good friend.
And you can help.
It's hard to tell if there's something wrong with your child's speech and language development or not. But trust your instincts and make that telephone call if you're at all worried.
It is easy to forget each other when you become a parent as your baby takes most of your time and energy. What do you do to keep your relationship alive? Share your suggestions here.
If toilet training isn't working, the best advice is to relax, put your toddler back in nappies and try again later.
Shyness is a matter of personality. So it’s not your child who has to change; it’s you. Maybe it sounds harsh. But it’s not hard at all. It just requires less pushing.
By helping to improve motor skills and create interest, you are laying the foundations for your little writer-to-be.
From planning to flying. From packing to sightseeing. From expectations to reality. Here is your guide to traveling with your toddler – the great adventure!
For those days when you're stuck for ideas, here's a list of fun things to do indoors together.
Perhaps you’re even more excited than your kid, who knows, but after all it’s the first day of preschool. Here’re some little things to make the transition smoother.
For the first time since becoming a parent, you're thinking about handing your child over to a babysitter. Do you dare to? Can you?
Which toys and games are best for your child? Of course you want your child to develop properly. But it's ok: you already have everything they need at home.