• Mommy Things

    Ways to deal with a toddler who is having a tantrum

    Hello everyone, This week I thought I would touch on tantrums. Lots of people ask me if Lily went through the terrible twos or if she tantrums etc. I think the first place we need to start is by understanding why kids have tantrums , melt downs or misbehave. I find that if my child is having communications diffuclties and im not understanding or responding to what she needs she gets frustated. Completely understandable because if someone is not listening or understanding what i want as an adult i find myself getting frustrated and upset. so Just like us , kids feel the same way and tend to express their…

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    Thanksgiving

    Hello Everyone! Happy thanksgiving for all my Canadian friends. This Thanksgiving will be our first holiday in our new home. Making memories one step at a time.I try to be thankful for opportunities we have but sometimes we get so caught in the everyday things that we forget to give thanks for the things we are privileged to have. One thing im trying to teach lily is to be thankful for the things we have. We took place in a toy drive at Lily’s daycare which helped her learn that other kids might not have the things that she has. Its good to learn how to be compassionate and to learn…