Help for parents of pretoddlers. This is is for the age of 12-18 months. Find posts to help you navigate these months. Learn about dropping to one nap, dealing with mini-tantrums, and changing up the daily schedule.

Brinley Pre-Toddler Summary: 12 Months Old {One Year}

Here it is folks. One year old. This is a summary for Brinley’s 53rd week. She was 52 weeks old. I noticed that for McKenna’s summaries, I moved to every… View Post

12-18 Month Index

These posts all relate to the age rage of 12-18 months old. Pre-Toddler Age Parenting Your Pre-Toddler–With Confidence! Pre-Toddler Months: Words To Live By Pre-Toddlers and Emotions Unique Variables Best… View Post

Pre-Toddlers and Emotions

Emotional responses are a complex thing–even adults often can’t explain why they “feel” a certain way. On Becoming Pre-Toddlerwise has two great ideas for helping parents encourage happy emotions while… View Post

Mealtime Booster Seats

“Parents will inquire as to whether a booster seat is absolutely necessary. No, it is not. However, if a child is kneeling on an adult size chair, he usually lacks the coordination… View Post

Best Things…12-15 Months Old

    This can be a hard age–especially if it is your first child. The now pre-toddler is more mobile and has more of a mind of her own, so… View Post

Pre-Toddler Milk Intake

A common concern with the pre-toddler age group is the child’s milk intake, especially if mom has previously been breastfeeding and unused to knowing the exact number of ounces going… View Post

Pre-Toddler Mealtime Milestones

  The Pre-Toddler age range is a time when you start to give up many things at meal time and let your “baby” take over. There are also things that… View Post