Age 4-14 months
Your baby is growing up! How did that breath-taking newborn become such an adorable bundle of energy and fun? And you, how did you get to be such a confident parent, knowing -- at least most of the time -- how to comfort your baby, feed her, connect with her?
Your adoration of your baby means she wants to please you, which means a happy child who cooperates even as she heads into her second year. And the intimate connection you've created with your baby lays the foundation for a rewarding parent-child relationship for the rest of her life.
Next on the agenda: sitting up, crawling, and walking, all in short order.
Peaceful Parenting Your Baby: Your Game Plan
A simple gameplan to make your life easier when you've got only three minutes to read before your baby wakes up.Read More
Teaching Your Baby to Put Himself to Sleep
Here's how to teach your baby something priceless -- how to put herself to sleep AND to go back to sleep on her own when she wakes in the night.Read More
Is Your Baby Ready For Solid Foods?
When to start solid foods and which ones to try first? Follow your baby's cues. Baby-led feeding is the foundation for a lifetime of healthy eating.Read More
19 Ways To Keep Your Baby or Toddler Happy During Diaper Changes
Here are 19 ways to keep your baby or toddler happy during diaper changes.Read More
What's Best for Baby Brain Development?
A baby will find plenty to stimulate her cognitive development in life's daily activities. Here are seven strategies to nurture her emotional and intellectual development.Read More
Secure Attachment: The Research
Decades of research show that as securely attached babies get older, they form better relationships, have higher self esteem, are more resilient under stress, and more!Read More