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Behavior
Parenting a toddler can be challenging, to say the least. From the depths of separation anxiety to the joys of learning new words, this can be an anxious and exciting time. Finding the perfect balance of showing love and enforcing boundaries will result in your toddler's ability to thrive.
Bonding
Every age is a great age, but the time your child is a toddler is special. This is the age he learns to walk, he learns to talk, and he begins to explore the world around him. You're all sure to have a great time watching him interact with the world around him. Enjoy!
Nutrition
Notably, many toddlers take a dive in the quality of their nutrition after introduced to finger foods. Many toddlers today are consuming high sugar juices and high fat, low nutrition foods. Find out how to get your toddler the vitamins and minerals he needs to thrive.
Play
Toddlers love to play, especially with their mommies! You're their favorite playmate, because you're their favorite person. So go outside, or get down on the floor and play with your toddler. The memories you create will last forever.
Potty Training

Is your toddler ready to be rid of diapers? More importantly, are you ready?

Safety
Keeping our children safe is top priority of moms everwhere. Yet, sometimes it is difficult to know what resources are out there to help us accomplish our goals.
Toddler’s Health
Now that your toddler is mobile, it is sometimes harder to gauge his colds, viruses, and the seriousness of injuries. He is often too busy to notice. Luckily by now, you know your child well enough to determine when he's ready for a time out.
 
 
Toddler Health: Heat Rash


Symptoms

Heat rash, or prickly heat, is characterized by a bright pimply rash. It is usually found around the neck, under the arms, or around the diaper. Some pimples may itch and be tender to the touch.

Causes

It is caused by heat and humidity or excessive bundling. It is most often found where clothes or diapers are heavy or tight.

Mistaken for

Diaper rash

Treatment

Cool your baby off by removing some of his clothes. Move him into a cool room or shady spot. Bathe your child in a tepid bath or rub cool washcloths on the affected area. Be sure to let the affected skin air dry if possible.

To prevent heat rash in the future, dress your child in loose fitting clothes and layer, layer, layer! You can remove as many layers as you need according to the temperature of the room. Use cornstarch powder on areas prone to heat rash.

 

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