Ten things my toddler should be expecting from me to do for him in 2016

2016 is here and a lot of people are sort of like making vows to doing things they can change for the better starting right on New Year’s Day. I, on my part, have listed ten things I need to do as a dad to a three-year-old son this year. And hey, this is not … Continue reading Ten things my toddler should be expecting from me to do for him in 2016

Understanding toddlers in what is considered as an age of extremes

For a two-year-old, the world around is a most exciting and interesting place. The way toddlers are mostly going to learn, at this particular stage of their lives, is through what they can and what they can’t do. Taking up extreme positions is one of their methods of dealing with life which can, of course, … Continue reading Understanding toddlers in what is considered as an age of extremes

Understanding your child’s love affair with the world

Between the age of eighteen months and three years old, your child’s compulsion to explore reaches its peak. It is also during this time that his exploratory impulse begins the process of differentiation which is the first step towards becoming a self, distinct from his parents. His ability to take this step depends a lot … Continue reading Understanding your child’s love affair with the world

The importance of encouraging a healthy sleeping pattern in young children

Sleep is an important part of your children’s life. It is a natural function of the body which can help a lot in the growth and development as it was during sleep when the body’s ability to repair broken tissues and where cellular growth and production is at its peak.  When he gets enough sleep … Continue reading The importance of encouraging a healthy sleeping pattern in young children