The toddler years are marked by big leaps in growth. From his first tentative steps to full out running, from babbling and single words to rushes of entire sentences, your child is growing rapidly and it shows. As a parent of a toddler your days will be long and busy with the constant demands of a little person who has many needs. Still, the next two years will fly by. As much as possible, try to allow yourself to stop long enough to enjoy the beautiful moments this age has to offer, like the first time your child tells you he loves you.

Choosing Books for Your Child: Toddlers 2-3 Years

Read these tips for more information on how to choose age-appropriate books your toddler will love.

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Tips for Finding and Hiring a Babysitter

Leaving your child at home with a babysitter, particularly for the first time, can be challenging for both you and your child. Choosing a babysitter that you trust and have confidence in will make the process much easier.

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Potty Training

Many children begin potty training between 18 to 24 months of age; however, it's not uncommon for a child to still be in diapers at three years of age or older. Both you and your child must be ready to potty train.

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13 Effective Discipline Tips For All Ages

When it comes to disciplining your child effectively, how you communicate – what you say and how you say it -- are key.

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