Toddlerwise

Posts to help you understand topics from the book On Becoming Toddlerwise. Learn tips for how to parent toddlers. Learn how to keep them napping and how to best train and correct a toddler. Find ideas for fun activities with toddlers and learn how to structure your day.

How Often Can You Really Expect a Child to Obey

You might feel hopeless when your child disobeys, but did you know it is NORMAL for a child to not always listen? Read proper expectations here. Chances are when you… View Post

Blanket Time Full Guide

Blanket time is a helpful tool to help you teach your child to respect boundaries. It can be a nice quiet time that is structured each day.  As you read… View Post

How to Teach a Child How to Make Decisions

How to Teach a Child How to Make Decisions. How to set your child up for success to make informed decisions and accept the consequences of those decisions. This is… View Post

More Than Making It Through the Day: 18-24 Months

When I had my first baby, I spent a good portion of the first six months of his life just hanging on there. I was pretty much just trying to… View Post

Personality and Temperament

This month, we have been talking about HEP. On Becoming Toddlerwise  talks about HEP–Heredity, Environment, and Personality. These three things work together to help shape and mold your child into herself. Today’s… View Post

Controlling Environment for Toddlers

As we discussed last Monday,   On Becoming Toddlerwise  talks about HEP–Heredity, Environment, and Personality. These three things work together to help shape and mold your child into herself. Last week, we… View Post

Nurturing Natural Abilities

  We all inherit a great deal from our parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, and so forth that came before us.  On Becoming Toddlerwise  talks about HEP–Heredity, Environment, and Personality. These three things… View Post