This post contains affiliate links. The price you pay on Amazon is the same, however I get a very small commission. Toddlerhood is a 'spirited' time to say the least. Kids' desire to do things by themselves and demonstrate their will can become the forefront of everything. That said, there are some kids that are more agreeable and some that fall more in the … [Read more...] about BEST Books for a Spirited Child & Their Parents too!
In general, I consider myself to be frugal. I like finding the best deal without compromising quality too much. I compare price per unit at different places. I pass up the opportunity to get myself things without a second thought. Where I have to exercise incredible self-restraint is in the kids' section of my favourite bookstore. I assume the reason is two-fold. One, when we … [Read more...] about 7 Of The Best Kids Books With More Than Meets The Eye
Worried about your child's language development? Here are 6 ways to promote language development in toddlers based on research and expert advice!The silence from my son from infancy through to after his first birthday was deafening.My daughter is only fifteen months older than he is. As a result, I had just witnessed very typical language development unfold. In … [Read more...] about 6 Effective Ways To Promote Language Development In Toddlers
I was born into a family of teachers - my maternal great-grandfather, grandfather, aunt, uncle, and mom were teachers. My aunt, uncle, and mom eventually became school principals and later professors at local universities. As a result, the environment in which I grew up was rich with both natural and structured learning. When it came to homework, difficulty in Math, or my … [Read more...] about A Look At A Child Through The Eyes Of A Tutor
We are fortunate enough to live three blocks from a public library. Despite our love for it, I fear the librarians see my SVU-sized stroller barely squeezing through the first set of glass doors and can't help but cringe to see that we've come back yet again. You see, both my kids love books. My almost three-year-old has started running her fingers along the pages of books … [Read more...] about 5 Favourite Picture Books for Babies and Toddlers