Everybody seems to have some kind of preconceived idea of when a child should be potty-trained and out of diapers. Truth be told, there is no magical age that every child is completely potty-trained. It certainly doesn’t happen in a day. It’s a process. As Maria Montessori found, with toileting as well, we need to “follow the child”. Each child will have his own pace and show us at his own time when he is ready.
Mealtime should be a relaxing and enjoyable time together as a family, but for families with young children it can be one of the more stressful times of the day. How can you make mealtime less stressful and more enjoyable again? Here we share 3 simple tips that we hope can help you and your family.