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5 Quick Tips To Avoid Meltdowns During Quarantine

5 Quick Tips To Avoid Meltdowns During Quarantine

The world is going through an unprecedented crisis, facing a pandemic that has forced us to stay home to stop the virus from taking up more lives. The impact to the economy and our lives is massive. We are all experiencing some level of anxiety, depression and even grief for the live we used to have.

For all the families out there staying home with their little toddlers, trying to navigate their big emotions, feeling trapped in the house, here are 5 quick tips to avoid meltdowns:

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What to do when your toddler won't go in his car seat

What to do when your toddler won't go in his car seat

One of our lovely readers is currently dealing with his toddler refusing to go in his car seats, bursting into a tantrum every time they need to ride in the car. Below you will find the tips we shared with her today to get your child to cooperate and ride happily in his car seat:
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Flashcards for toddlers

Flashcards for toddlers

Dealing with emotional toddlers, or even preschoolers who aren't too verbal or get too upset to express themselves can be a real challenge. Flashcards are a great tool to get them to express emotions, label their feelings or simply find strategies to get out of an intense tantrum.
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15 Indoor Activities for Kids - Rainy days activities

15 Indoor Activities for Kids - Rainy days activities

It has been quite rainy lately in San Francisco, which inspired us to come up with a list of our 15 favorite ideas to keep our kids entertained at home. These ideas are great for quite the age range, adapting some of them for the younger/older side. 
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How to stop your toddler from biting

How to stop your toddler from biting

Biting in toddlers is actually quite common, and quite mortifying for the parents. Your precious little baby one day becomes a toddler and BAM! he's biting other kids at the playground, during playdates or at daycare.

Today we share a concrete plan to stop toddler biting for good, in a gentle way.

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Dealing with picky eaters: 5 strategies to implement today to get your kids to eat healthier

Dealing with picky eaters: 5 strategies to implement today to get your kids to eat healthier

Little kids have a very strong sense of taste and smell, which can sometimes lead to them rejecting strong flavors, and most likely... their dislike of healthy food options.

Sometimes kids may not like a certain texture, a certain look, smell or combination of foods. 

Getting kids to eat healthily can sometimes be really challenging, and regardless of how great of an eater your kid was as a baby... suddenly they can become the pickiest toddler. Below you will find five proven strategies to get your little ones to eat healthier food options:

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