Toddler

 
Are you beginning to realize why this stage has affectionately been coined, “The terrible twos (or even ones!)”? As cute as toddlers are, do you sometimes feel like living in Boston with a toddler has its unique set of challenges? The good news is on our national blog you’ll find information on how to “speak” toddler, calmly deal with tantrums, potty training, bed time routines, healthy eating, separation anxiety, language development, here you’ll find essentials tips on how on raising a toddler in the Boston area!

How Much TV Time is OK?

I am a little worried about TV time. Some friends watch more than my kids, and some watch way less. What is right? I would love to say none is best, but I know that can be tough. We need time. We want kids to be quiet and sit. We have things to do. There are also some things that we LIKE watching... read more

Tips for Talking About Death to a Child

There is no pain like that of losing a loved one, especially at a young age. After such a tragic loss, small children often experience a whirlwind of emotions for quite some time. They’re tremendously saddened, distraught, angry, and can have a lot of unanswered questions. As parents, what do we... read more

Super Mom Tips for Surviving the Terrible Twos

The terrible twos are that stage that we have all heard about — and all dread. Two year old toddlers learning to explore their world and try to become a little bit independent are prone to tantrums, acting out, and general bad behavior. It can drive a new mom or dad to drink — but don’t worry,... read more

Pediatric Dental Care: Class Re-cap

We recently held a highly illuminating teleclass on pediatric dental care, hosted by Dr. Adam Silevitch, DMD, Partner at Pediatric Dentists NYC, PC - also our generous sponsor. Dr. Adam answered questions regarding your childrens' teeth, from the basics to some "hot button" issues. Some of... read more