Toddlers

Feel Happier by Embracing Kid Stuff

Feel Happier by Embracing Kid Stuff

Let’s be real, everything about 2020 is getting old, fast. It was cute when we were all home for a couple weeks, taking in what Tuesday afternoon actually looks like in our home. But after four months of this, my eyes cross at the thought of yet another stroll in…

How To Help Kids Get Better At Video Chatting

How To Help Kids Get Better At Video Chatting

If there’s one thing parents have learned during the pandemic, it’s this: Little kids suck at video chatting. Maybe we already suspected this based on the occasional, disastrous FaceTime or Skype call with out-of-town family. But then we were thrust into this all-online-all-the-time reality, in which video chats feel so much…

Should You Postpone Your Child’s Well Visit During The Pandemic?

Should You Postpone Your Child’s Well Visit During The Pandemic?

Recently, my son turned one year old, and with this milestone, he was due for his 12-month wellness visit. Or—wait—was he? I thought navigating appropriate finger foods for my son was tricky, then the world threw me a pandemic curveball. I wondered if the stay-at-home order in my state of…