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

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 work… View Post

Parenting is like Gardening

The first chapter in On Becoming Toddlerwise provides a great analogy of parenting to gardening. A gardener is “…neither the creator nor its architect.” “He does not create the bloom,… View Post

Traveling With a Toddler

Traveling with a child can be a little bit scary in your mind–especially if you haven’t done it much or if you have had a bad experience. On Becoming Toddlerwise has… View Post

Bedtime Routine: Storytime

    Storytime has got to be one of the sweetest times of day. Child and parent snuggle up together to read stories before bedtime. If you are not careful,… View Post