Tag: child development

  • Awake windows for babies and toddlers
    Awake windows for babies and toddlers

      As a nurse, Ingrid shares the guidelines for how long a baby or toddler should spend awake or asleep. By Ingrid Hanifen Do you know that the most common mistake parents make with their baby’s sleep is keeping the baby up for too long? As parents and caregivers, we assume that a baby will […]

  • When Should We Start Sex Education for Children? いつから始める?子どもへの性教育
    When Should We Start Sex Education for Children? いつから始める?子どもへの性教育

    In the second of a three-part series on ‘Sex and Kids,’ Mina discusses when to start sex education for kids and how to introduce age-appropriate topics. By Mina Hashiguchi / Translated by Hanae Matsumura The idea of ‘Sex and Kids’ workshops was born in the autumn of 2020 when I was having a casual conversation […]

  • Preparing the space for baby’s arrival
    Preparing the space for baby’s arrival

    Tips on welcoming and preparing for your baby with a stimulating home environment from mum and creator, Elodie. By Elodie Delacroix What is more intense and emotional than the arrival of a baby in the house? As moms and dads, we are very mindful of this special moment, these first days so intense in all […]

  • What Parents Say: How to Entertain Kids Indoors
    What Parents Say: How to Entertain Kids Indoors

    If you’re stuck at home, Sanam and Chyi share our survey results and the best tips to manage bored kids. By Sanam Raisa Rahman and Chyi Lee “Mom! I’m bored! There’s nothing to do!” “When will it stop raining? I want to go to the park!” “Can I watch some TV, please?”  Sound familiar? If […]

  • Creating a Sleep Environment for Your Baby
    Creating a Sleep Environment for Your Baby

      In this article, Ingrid shares four hacks to improve your baby’s sleep. By Ingrid Hanifen How important is a sleep environment for your baby? Very!  When babies are around 6-8 weeks of age, they can habituate. Habituation in very young infants is a form of self-soothing in which babies block out outside stimuli by […]

  • Positive Ways to Ease Sibling Rivalry
    Positive Ways to Ease Sibling Rivalry

    Johanna presents tips to ease the tension when there are two or more kids in the family. By Johanna de Konig As parents, we dream of having a harmonious family, but it’s not easy when our children don’t get along with each other. Kids don’t get to choose if they want a sibling or not. […]