13 Safety Rules for Every Family

13 Safety Rules for Every Family

Our weekly Parent Topic, 13 Safety Rules for Every Family, certainly seems less appealing than discussing how to raise earth-friendly children. We are not talking about electric safety plugs or safety cords on your blinds.  Rather, we are addressing the suggested...
Sensory Development

Sensory Development

By this time in the semester, we sure hope we are just “preaching to the choir” when we stress the benefits of sensory play.  Although children respond differently to sensory experiences, these experiences can be therapeutic, improve motor skills, raise awareness of...
Helping Your Child Develop a Healthy Sense of Self-Esteem

Helping Your Child Develop a Healthy Sense of Self-Esteem

Is our TLC Weekly Parenting Topic- Helping Support your Child’s Self Esteem- a developmentally appropriate topic for parents of infants, babies and toddlers? Couldn’t we wait to learn and discuss self-esteem when our children begin school? Simply, no! Similar to the...
Changes in Parents’ Relationships

Changes in Parents’ Relationships

The majority of parents have little to no hesitancy reaching out for professional support around typical parenting challenges focused on their children such as sleep and feeding struggles, positive discipline or toilet training. Why then are we so reticent to take...
Supporting Successful Sibling Relationships

Supporting Successful Sibling Relationships

Perhaps you are picking up on a theme at The Loved Child?  We are really focused on supporting  healthy relationships- those between parents, children, and in this case, siblings.  TLC is hosting an important workshop for families expecting a second (or more!) child,...
Parent & Toddler Yoga: New Spring Class at TLC!

Parent & Toddler Yoga: New Spring Class at TLC!

  Similar to the little ones in the TLC community, The Loved Child is developing at a fast yet healthy pace…we are so excited to expand our programming to now include Parent & Toddler Yoga!  Please come join us for our 3 FREE DEMO classes on February 26th,...
Why Children Benefit From Routines & Structure

Why Children Benefit From Routines & Structure

Similar to all the TLC topics, this week’s Parent Topic is an especially important one: Why ALL Children Benefit From Routines.  It is clearly obvious to families enrolled in TLC classes how strongly we feel that predictable routines and structure are essential for...
Happy Sleep

Happy Sleep

The Parent Topic this week also tends to be a popular area of conversation for parents in almost every class: Healthy Family Sleep.  To start this week’s conversation, let’s take a look at the newest sleep book on the market, THE HAPPY SLEEPER: The Science-Backed...