The Screaming Non-Verbal Baby/Toddler

Tips for stopping the tantrums, screaming, and crying when you have a non-verbal toddler. Often these tantrums stem from frustration for lack of ability to communicate. You may be familiar… View Post

How to Prevent Whining

If you do not yet have a child old enough to whine, let me assure you it is one of the most frustrating habits a child can pick up. I… View Post

McKenna Baby Summary: Week 51

As I write this, we are starting McKenna’s final week before she turns one! I can’t believe it! NURSING Nursing is the big story of the week. McKenna continued biting… View Post

McKenna Baby Summary: Week 45

McKenna and Kaitlyn playing together in sibling playtime Aaahhh. Peace. I really hadn’t realized it, but McKenna was grumpy basically for all of January as her tooth broke through. I… View Post

McKenna Baby Summary: Week 27

Schedule and routine for a 26-27 week old newborn baby. Get info on this baby’s daily schedule and routine for each day and know how to structure your baby’s day.… View Post

Poll Results: If you taught your baby sign language (at any age), do you think it helped or hindered verbal language development?

Results: Helped: 69 votes (64%) Hurt: 9 votes (8%) Neither: 13 votes (12%) I don’t know: 17 votes (16%) Total of 108 votes* *I added my vote to the results… View Post

Controlling the Young Temper

Controlling the young temper tips. What to do when your young toddler has a tantrum. I recently wrote about how Brayden (now 3) had a short fuse when he was… View Post