Tag Archives: toddler

Toddlers and their Understanding of Time

It was bound to happen. He’s the youngest by four years and four months. He seems to be older than he is. So, I assumed too much.  It was one of those moments: I was just talking for the sake … Continue reading

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World Moms Again

I’m working up the energy to celebrate the end of 10 years of (almost) continuous breast-feeding and pregnancy. You can check out all the gory details here: NEW ZEALAND: Bye-Bye Boobies.

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Mindful Disconnection: Practical Ideas Pt One

In my previous post I talked about the biological need (and that’s the key, this is not my opinion) for our children to be raised in both a highly emotionally connected environment and to sometimes experience Mindful Disconnection here: Connection and … Continue reading

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Right Behaviour – Wrong Place

Toddlers don’t excite me. Yes, I know they’re very cute and there’s nothing so lovely as those little arms sneaking around your neck for a snuggle. They’re highly entertaining, I’ll grant you that. They’re learning a heap and changing every … Continue reading

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Signs of Great Parenting: Babies and Toddlers

(Firstly, don’t panic. Often being a good-enough parent is good enough. The information is indicative of things going really well, if it doesn’t match your children – consider how you might make small changes rather than feeling guilty and doing nothing, or dismissing the information out … Continue reading

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Prevent Frustration Tantrums – It’s Easy

Toddlers are incredibly cute, and incredibly full on. When we have a toddler, I know I’m rarely going to be able to finish a sentence let alone a conversation; a mouthful let alone a meal; and probably as I put things away the helpful … Continue reading

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