Parents always look forward to their child’s first words, but speech development varies for each child, who has to grow
If your toddler isn’t reaching developmental milestones on time, it could indicate a motor developmental delay. Look out for these
How your toddler maps her surroundings reveals much about her, her behaviour and yours as well. Here’s what you need
There is no denying that reading to your baby has benefits, but did you know there is a marked difference
Scientific research consistently shows babies and children are constantly learning, connecting, and engaging with their surroundings through positive, playful experiences.
Stimulate your little one's mind and build his math skills at home with these fun games. By Thobeka Phanyeko
The opportunity to play freely encourages healthy development. Simone Suckerman looks at how imaginative play can benefit babies and toddlers.
Parenting expert Nikki Bush says these basic building blocks will help maximise your little one's early learning at home and
Children learn how to talk and listen as they grow and develop. Positive talking and listening is about taking turns,
As parents, we all know how important gross-motor skills are for your child, but we don’t always have new ideas
These guidelines are based on the best available research, expert consensus, stakeholder consultation, and consideration of what is regarded to be
Experts agree the most effective way to encourage your child to enjoy physical activities and reach milestones is to engage
Your baby is becoming more independent and gaining control over his muscles. Help him reach his 'big' milestones by encouraging
Object play is on the decline, while screen time is on the rise. This isn’t good news for healthy child
If your little one has been described as “floppy’”or has a weak sucking reflex, he may have low muscle tone.
When you’re used to the idea of your baby being entirely dependent on you, the thought of him not needing
Find out what her beautiful eyes are seeing in the first year, and how you can develop your child’s vision.
Watching cartoons can actually benefit your child – if you choose the right programmes.
Your child will experience a large amount of cognitive development between one and two years old – with many delightful
If you have an overactive toddler who never sits still, try these strategies to slow him down a little.
We look at how to move your toddler to a big bed, plus how to keep him there all night.
It’s not necessary to invest in expensive educational toys. With a bit of ingenuity, you can stimulate your toddler almost
Want to raise a social child? Here's what social milestones you can expect the first five years.
Are you concerned about your child's walking style? Read on to find out what's normal, and when to step up