10 Things to Know About Toddlers

A toddler is a child approximately 12 to 36 months old, Toddlers are most active at age 2.

Toddlers lack the self-control and communication skills, Disciplining your toddler is important to help him manage his emotions and behaviors.

Putting everything in their mouth is gross, but normal, toddler behavior. Be more vigilant when toddler is exploring her world.

Toddlers can begin to learn manners like saying please, thank you and I’m sorry. Encourage them to use these magical words

They’re building fine motor skills, Stacking blocks, scribbling helps in development.

Tantrums are normal, Try to set their routines to avoid meltdowns

A child’s brain develops the most in the first three years of their life. Take advantage of this window of opportunity by incorporate learning into everyday activities

Picky eating may be frustrating, but it’s perfectly normal. Just continue to introduce new foods and have patience.

At around 18 months of age, toddlers go through what many call ‘word spurt’ where they start learning new words very quickly.

Even though toddlers become independent, they still crave for more love and affection. Dont forget to say "I love You" everyday.

Toddlers are full of potential, ready to grow and learn. Guiding them through these years of rapid development is an exciting challenge!