As our 3.5yo gets older, I see her imitating us more and more. Naturally, she wants to do what her parents do since we are the coolest people on the planet. (Well, we'll hold that status in her mind for another few years at least.) Between acting out scenes from Sofia the First and tap … Continue reading Toddler Talk Tuesday: Imitating Parents
I've said it before, and I'll say it again: our children are growing up in a tech-rich environment, and their actions sometimes really show it! My husband and Toddler had this humorous exchange at the grocery store. Toddler was helping to push the cart but was doing so quite slowly. Husband: "We need to move … Continue reading Toddler Talk Tuesdays: Charge Me Up!
Why are kids movies (for young kids), for the most part, animated? Why has my kid seen Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and Yellow Submarine (not a kid's movie, I know...) and not Miracle on 34th Street? Do we think kids can't handle watching real people yet? Does it make the scenes appear too real? Is it … Continue reading Kids Movies: All Animated?
This definitely falls under the category of things I or my sister wouldn't have said growing up.... As we were reading a Little Critter book (love Mercy Meyer!), my little kiddo said, "Critter has pockets!" So I asked her, "What do you think Critter might have in his pockets?" Her answer? After a pause ... … Continue reading Proof my child is growing up digital