Smart Toys for Every Age for Parents
An age-wise guide on play and the toys that encourage learning, promote motor skill development, and spark imagination.
Learning, Play, and Your 1- to 2-Year-Old for Parents
Kids go from babies to toddlers during this time, from first steps to walking well. They also make major strides in language and communication.
Biting for Parents
There are ways to get to the bottom of your toddler's biting habit. These steps can help.
Safe Exploring for Toddlers for Parents
Toddlers are learning to talk, to walk and run, and to assert their independence. For many in this age group, "outside" and "play" are common requests.
Naps for Parents
A good nap can keep kids from becoming overtired, which not only takes a toll on their moods but might make it harder for them to fall asleep at night.
Fitness and Your 2- to 3-Year-Old for Parents
Kids this age are naturally active, so be sure to provide lots of opportunities for your child to practice basic skills, such as running, kicking, and throwing.
Choosing Safe Toys for Toddlers and Preschoolers for Parents
How can you tell if a small toy poses a choking risk? What types of unsafe toys should you avoid for your baby, toddler, or preschooler? Find out here.
Play & Learn Center for Parents
This site helps parents promote active and imaginative play throughout all stages of childhood. Learn which activities inspire and motivate, and which toys are not only safer, but smarter, too.
Temper Tantrums for Parents
Temper tantrums range from whining and crying to screaming, kicking, hitting, and breath holding. Get the facts on managing - and preventing - temper tantrums.
Kids and Sleep for Parents
Getting enough sleep can be a problem for children of any age. Here's how to know if your kids get enough sleep.