Body Safety Tips Every Toddler Mom Needs to Know

Body Safety Tips Every Toddler Mom Needs to Know

Just like any other type of safety (water safety, kitchen safety, etc.), body safety is basically the boundaries and guidelines we set in place to keep us safe and prevent an incident as much as it is within our control. As moms, it is our job to also set these guidelines up for our children to help keep them safe. 

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How to Practice Sequencing With Toddlers & Preschoolers

How to Practice Sequencing With Toddlers & Preschoolers

Learning how to identify sequence of events is beneficial for both scientific inquiry (making observations and predictions) and literacy skills. Identifying sequence of events is something you can start practicing your toddler or preschooler.

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How to Develop a Love for Reading in Your Young Child

How to Develop a Love for Reading in Your Young Child

While I don’t believe that toddlers and preschoolers should be taught to read there are things you can do as a parent to develop a love for reading in your child at an early age. A love for reading is important because the more your child loves to read, the more your child will read and children that read the most are the best readers.

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A Simple Activity With Numerous Benefits For Toddlers & Preschoolers

 A Simple Activity With Numerous Benefits For Toddlers & Preschoolers

Coloring may seem like a simple activity that doesn't hold a whole lot of value beyond being a time filler but there are actually many benefits to coloring for little ones and even helps prepare them for school. Here are some ways that coloring is advantageous for toddlers and preschoolers.

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Toys That Encourage Fine Motor Skill Development

Toys That Encourage Fine Motor Skill Development

Developing fine motor skills is crucial for little ones in their early childhood years but that doesn't mean it has to be a chore. There are many things you can do around the house to promote fine motor skills and there are also many toys that encourage fine motor development in children... while they play! 

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Important Milestones You Need To Know About Speech & Language Development

Important Milestones You Need To Know About Speech & Language Development

As moms, we can tend to worry about our kids and whether or not they are "on track". Every child is different and will progress at his own pace, however, there are certain milestones that are set as a way to assess if a child may have a delay in speech or language development. Whether or not you are concerned about your development, it's important to know the milestones. This way, you will be able to identify whether or not your child may need to evaluated.

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Introducing Toddlers and Preschoolers to Rhyming & Why It's Important

Introducing Toddlers and Preschoolers to Rhyming & Why It's Important

Nursery rhymes may seem bizarre or downright inappropriate (“rub-a-dub-dub three men in a tub”… need I say more?) but learning nursery and other rhymes is important for learning in early childhood and for early literacy.

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