child development

May 23, 2013

Happy Hippo, Angry Duck!

One of the biggest challenges I face as a mom, is to help my young daughter Hera to learn about, and to manage her emotions. From […]
May 5, 2013

Why My Towel Changed Color When It's Wet?

We were just about cleaning up and preparing for bed. Hera’s small towel got wet in the sink and she noticed that the light brown color […]
December 11, 2012

Children's Understanding Of Time

What does it mean to say that a young child understands time?  It could mean she knows that the word “minute” refers to a shorter interval […]
December 5, 2012

Happy, Sad, Scared, Frustrated or Mad – Help Your Toddler Express Their Emotions Using Three Simple Steps

As infants, babies only cry to let parents know that something is needed. As toddlers, children are ready to learn about expressing emotions, but need adults […]