It's completely normal for young children to suddenly get scared of everyday things, such as the dark, dogs and thunder. We've got practical solutions to help soothe little worriers
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From the way you read a book to how you play at bathtime, there are endless ways to make the most of your little one’s intelligence
How to create a relaxing sleep time routine before your little one’s head hits the pillow
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You’re expecting to hear your tot’s first word any day now, but when it doesn’t happen, and he’s struggling to communicate with you, should you be worried?
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The reasons behind your toddler's tendency to ignore everything you ask him to do, and what you can do to help him listen and respond.