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Lower the volume of your voice - Toddler handling tips 2019

Lower the volume of your voice - Toddler handling tips 2019

Lower the volume of your voice, generally.   Lower the volume. It’s natural for parents to raise their voices and shout to be heard. The TV may be on, the washing machine spinning, and a bunch of noisy toys may be in play. As your child gets louder and louder, you may find that you do too, in an effort to be heard over all the noise. But raising your voice and shouting raises your stress levels and often doesn't work, because as you increase your volume, your child might raise his too. If you get into the habit of...

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7 Tips for better parenting your toddler in 2019

7 Tips for better parenting your toddler in 2019

7 Tips for better parenting your toddler   So, your precious baby has somehow grown into a crawling or walking (or at least toddling), talking (or at least trying to string few words together) human being, who enchants you with his big heart and drives you crazy with his mule-headedness.  Toddlers can be a handful, but if you can see things from her perspective, and support her as he takes his first steps into autonomy, toddlerhood can be terrific!   A toddler’s newfound sense of independence and self-hood make them primed to challenge rules. Oh yes, test and challenge they...

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