It is important to realise that a child’s developmental progress does vary greatly, and is not a race.
It's all happening now... your little baby is becoming a toddler. Read on for some helpful advice on some of the changes you can expect in the next three months. What an exciting year you have ahead.
Toddlers of 18 months indicate caring for parents, siblings, and other relatives and caregivers and give hugs, kisses and gentle pats.
When toddlers are frustrated they usually react in the only way they know - they throw a tantrum. Anger, fear and jealousy can also bring on a tantrum.
Your toddler is fast approaching their second birthday. Find out about toilet training, disturbed nights, independence and how to put on a birthday party for a two-year-old.
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Welcome to the period many people call the terrible twos - when tantrums, nose picking and distate for new food can become the new norm.
At 28 to 20 months, your toddler’s memory enables her to recall events and people and easily find objects that are hidden from her.
Your toddler's vocabulary will be growing and she might be ready to transition to a bed.
The terrible twos are winding down and she's becoming much more independent.
Miss A loves her cast of cuddly toys. She cuddles them. She barks orders at them. She uses them to rub breakfast off her face.
Miss A has uttered her first proper sentence and it goes down in history as: "I done a poo."
Miss A is speaking a bunch of mumbled gibberish - a mishmash of consonants and vowels understood by only her.
Lately Miss A has been waking up screaming in pain throughout the night and been grizzly during the day.
All kids learn the power of the socks early on. Since Miss A discovered it, she has exploited it to the full.
Bedtime should be a time when kids feel safe and secure, but as kids' imaginations start to grow, so do their fears.
Parents of about 1700 toddlers are needed for the country's first study into early language development.
While most babies crawl at around nine months, Jasmin is 13 months old. She's faced some challenges but has worked hard to get mobile.
Miss A has amassed a small collection of one-word commands to help her communicate the things that are most important to her.
Miss A has been slow to reveal her softer side, but the transition to cuddly girl is complete.
Comparing your child to others is not always a bad thing.
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