Toddlers

Toddler Diaper Change Tantrums: A Survival Guide

Here it comes. Another toddler diaper change tantrum. Cue the music. Hear that, “Flight of the Valkyries,” humming in the background? It’s a stalemate, and you’ve been losing. No one is gaining ground. My little guy is holding on to that little bit of personal turf. As long as he doesn’t budge, that sagging diaper …

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Surviving Toddler Sleep Regression (aka Toddler Torture)

Why Does My 2 year Old Not Sleep? Man, isn’t this a common question. They don’t call them the “terrible two’s” for nothing. When an infant reaches toddlerhood, there’s a whole new wave of challenges to deal with, including toddler sleep regression. Kids in the 18 to 24-month range often go through a period of …

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Parent’s Guide to Language, Speech and Listening Development

While there is a broad spectrum of normal, there is a general expectation of when and how you’ll see language speech and listening development in kids. Below, I have written out a rough estimate of what will occur, and when. Remember, these are the milestones. Children will reach these in their own time, in their …

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