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Parenting the toddler years - for the days when you think you will never make it and the days that melt your heart. Tips from moms just like you!

parenting the toddler years

Parenting the toddler years - for the days when you think you will never make it and the days that melt your heart. Tips from moms just like you!

10 Ways to Improve Toddler Communication...I revisit this...oh...daily...

10 Ways to Absolutely Improve Toddler Communication

GREAT ideas to help your toddler listen better! Use them when your toddler doesn't listen.

GREAT ideas to help your toddler listen better! Use them when your toddler doesn't listen.

Find the Positive: "Hugging hands" instead of don't hit. "Walking feet" instead of don't run. Make up your own: "Whisper voice" instead of stop yelling. "Mommy's listening" for the whining times. "Love time" as a break when child is upset, fussy or clinging (then give your child attention and cuddles). Teach respect and proper communication techniques. Remember to keep your patience too :)

Find the Positive: "Hugging hands" instead of don't hit. "Walking feet" instead of don't run. Make up your own: "Whisper voice" instead of stop yelling. "Mommy's listening" for the whining times. "Love time" as a break when child is upset, fussy or clinging (then give your child attention and cuddles). Teach respect and proper communication techniques. Remember to keep your patience too :)

21 questions to ask your kids. Oh, I can't WAIT to hear the answers to these. Write them down and give as a gift. Can work for fathers or grandparents too.

21 questions to ask your kids. Oh, I can't WAIT to hear the answers to these. Write them down and give as a gift. Can work for fathers or grandparents too.

Good things to remember and ask and ask again. Every night until they're grown :)

Good things to remember and ask and ask again. Every night until they're grown :)

Obstacle course: wheel barrow to skipping rope, jump over, jumping jack to row of cones, weeve in+out of cones, walk over balance beam, jump between sticks (no touching), crawl through tunnel, find 10 scattered balls, shoot these into a basket, collect basket and run to the finish. Great ideas!

Obstacle course: wheel barrow to skipping rope, jump over, jumping jack to row of cones, weeve in+out of cones, walk over balance beam, jump between sticks (no touching), crawl through tunnel, find 10 scattered balls, shoot these into a basket, collect basket and run to the finish. Great ideas!

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