Why is "No" Her Favorite Word? Understanding, Respecting, and Responding to Toddlers' Behaviors

Young children discover the world around them through their play. Why does a child dump his bucket of toys over and over? Why does she want to play with her food, rather than eat it? Why has he become so clingy? And why is "No" her favorite word? Come and learn about the young child's search for autonomy and independence. Respecting and understanding a toddler's unique stage of development allows adults to have appropriate expectations and makes teaching a "terrible two" a rewarding experience. 

A new baby is on the way! What to expect and how to react when you bring your second child home

"Where do babies come from?" "Why did grandpa die?" Preparing Yourself for the Difficult Questions Children Ask