Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Toddlers

Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Toddlers

Christmas is right around the corner. Therefore, we made a list of some of the best Christmas gift ideas for toddlers. We created the list for our 2 and a half year old daughter. I will share it here to help all of you busy parents find the perfect present for your toddlers. So, you don’t have to waste too much time searching for the right present.

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Toddler Mosquito Bites

Toddlers Mosquito Bites: Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment

This summer we left our daughter at her grandparents’ house for a week… for the first time. Everything went really well, except for just one thing: she was heavily bitten by mosquitoes. This, too, was a first-timer for her and for us, so we didn’t really know how to handle the situation. The bites were red and swollen, the size of a coin. However, we were fortunate to see that our daughter didn’t scratch them. During and after this not so pleasant episode, we consulted a pediatrician and we read more about prevention and treatment of mosquito bites on toddlers.

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Montessori Materials and Games for Babies and Toddlers

Montessori Materials and Learning Games for Babies and Toddlers

The Montessori method of educating children is mainly based on simplicity, independent activities, hand-on learning and collaborative play. Children are encouraged to engage in independent activities, being observed, but not interrupted. This gives them the opportunity to learn on their own, at their own pace, from their own explorations. It is all about trial and error and self-correction enhancing their skills and contributing to their physical, intellectual, social, and emotional development.

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