"Stay in bed until you see the sun!" This clock displays a sleepy star during nighttime hours, and a cheerful sun during the day. Parents choose what time the sun appears, so the child knows when it's ok to get out of bed. This is awesome! For the kids
For my babysitters, sisters, and friends:::: First Aid For Babies and Children. good pictures, explanations and links to video demonstrations. Everyone should know how to do this and even if you've taken the class, pin it to stay on your feet.
10 Things Not to Say to a Child from The Kid Counselor -- great advice on how to re-phrase common parenting statements to be more positive and productive - I should print this out because I'm pretty sure I say all of these things
Why Toddlers Throw Temper Tantrums- one of the best articles I have ever read on how to react to tantrums because they aren't all the same, so why should our reactions be? Every parent of a toddler should read this.
pinner: 7 things not to say to your toddler and suggestions on what to say instead. I wish everyone who deals with a child at anytime would read this! When you tell a child "no", "stop that", "don't do that" all day. I would tune you out too!
A swing set up in a basement playroom. Great in the winter! What I find disturbing is that the picture shows it attached to a cracked beam. However, without the immanent threat of the house collapsing, I want an indoor swing.
oh boy.Timeline of Baby and Toddler Sleep. This timeline, collated through years of research, will outline these typical rest patterns. It will explain what sleep behavior you can reasonably expect of your little one at each stage of their development.