Losing a pet may be a child’s first experience with death. While many young children do not fully understand the permanence of death, it’s still important to help them work through feelings of grief, guilt and loss.
15 Free, printable preschool activities for spring
Preschool activities that target fine motor skills, the alphabet, numbers, writing and problem solving.
An hour in the life of a toddler
Toddlers' short attention spans, high energy and curiosity sends them whirling from one activity to the next so fast that it makes my head spin. Here's what it's like to spend an hour with a two-year-old.
The Back Pat – a foolproof way to get littles to sleep
Get a fussy baby or toddler to sleep with this nanny's favorite calming technique.
How to relieve gassy babies
As a nanny, I've dealt with my share of gassy, fussy babies. Here are 5 ways to ease baby gas pain.