Showing 36 posts from: 1 1/2 years – 3 years

12
Feb

Potty Training – Kit List

You’re almost ready to start! But, before you do, make sure you’ve stocked up on these essential items: 1. Potty or loo seat – if you have a house with stairs make sure you have a potty on each level 2. Step to enable your child to reach the toilet and sink for hand washing Read more

11
Feb

Potty Training – Part Two

Starting off: 1. Make sure you have time to do it properly. You need a few days in the house where you have easy access to toilets, potties and changes of clothes 2. Read lots of stories about toilet training with your child – there are some good books on the market 3. Make sure Read more

7
Feb

Potty Training – Part One

It’s important not to miss the boat with toilet training, but it’s also not a stage in their development that should be pushed. The best bet is to look for the signs, and when you see that your child is ready, be prepared and take the bull by the horns…but don’t rush it every child Read more

14
Dec

30 Things To Do Before You’re 3

The Christmas holidays are almost upon us. No doubt you’re social calender is packed full, but if you have time to think above the din, why not try and see things from your little one’s perspective? To help, the Scottish Government’s Early Years campaign has made a list of 30-things-to-do-before-you-are-3  Download it here… Things to do Read more

13
Nov

Baby Boundaries

Q. My wee girl has just had her birthday and I’m beginning to think about discipline and behaviour. She’s genuinely a very sweet girl (of course I would say so), but she is getting the hang of “no”, and understanding when I don’t want her to do certain things, like for example reaching for plugs Read more