Some daycares are closed for veteran's day ( observed this Friday). Any suggestions what to do with the kids that day?
We went apple picking at the Chileno Valley Ranch and my kid had an amazing time. Apple picking wasn't her favorite part of it although we did a decent amount of it but petting and feeding the bunny, the hens and chicks , the sheep and dog and then helping out in juicing the apples! We spotted some tomatoes and pumpkins for photo opportunities (not for picking) and on our way here we saw s... More
Language immersion schools -- pros and cons? Our kid is bilingual currently. I wanted to understand what's the impact of introducing a third language - Spanish this early. Is it going to be hard. Is it going to be confusing and will that slow her ability to improve and be proficient in English and our native language? Also as we won't be able to practise Spanish with her - so would tha... More
Loves bath time but hates when it is the day to wash her hair/head. My toddlers hair is kinda longish so we wash it likes twice a week but she hates it. She is happy with bath time all other days. Do any of you have similar experiences? How to make her comfortable. We have all the water color, ducks , cups, balls everything in the water but it's the water going on her hair to her face and s... More
Potty training-- i have some success to the extent that I get some pee and poop in the toilet but that's when i am asking my daughter to go use the toilet after every 30-40 minutes. She still doesn't know the urge or doesn't realize when she needs to go so we are having accidents in the pants every now and then. Any tips advice to 'train' that and how long before she get it?
We went for a birthday 🎉 here today. It's a small sweet little place not very large and not a super lot to do but the ball pit was good fun and the slides. They had a small bouncy house and some toys books to play with. The hall where food or cake can be served was actually rather nice and can be decorated really well
Tips on weaning needed. I have a toddler who know what she wants, how and when. She nurses once in the evening and then before going to bed and then few times through the night (she is rooting and comes over to me while half asleep (we co-sleep)) I tried yesterday to skip the after school and going to bed nursing sessions but she came on full force before waking up and I yielded coz she was... More