A book is a babys first theatre and now US paediatricians are urging parents to read to children from their earliest days. Even the smallest babies are ready and eager to engage and tune into what is being read to them.
Are play dates really necessary when kids are young? We take a look at some of the benefits and developmental effects play dates can have on older babies, toddlers and pre-school kids when they catch up with their friends.
Sadly its a fact that many preschoolers will be exposed to some form of loss and grief in their early years. Whether its when a pet or someone close dies, if their parents separate or a good friend moves away. Toddlers and preschoolers dont really understand how the world works, so how do we explain loss and grief to them?