Toddler Tips

Raising a toddler can feel like a roller coaster ride as you follow their extreme highs and lows. Use our tools and tips to find out how to deal!

Toddler Meltdowns

You Are Not Alone – 80 Reasons Toddlers Have Meltdowns

Today we played a little game on the Baby Gizmo Facebook page called "Toddlers have meltdowns because......" Our Baby Gizmo editor started off the fun with...
Spoons for a Dipper

Spoons for a Dipper

The adventure of first solid foods is definitely a fun one. Then there is the next challenge. Teaching your child how to eat all...
Valentine's Day Crafts for Toddlers

Valentine’s Day Crafts for Toddlers

I love crafts with my son. It’s so much fun to see his artistic skills growing with every project that we do. I am...
bassinets video

Baby Gizmo Parenting Tip – Playard Bassinets

I think I've mentioned this before, but if not, we are trying to get our YouTube Channel on a schedule. Just like normal programming,...
The Mom Rage List

The Mom Rage List

As moms, the day is sometimes a series of events which call on our best efforts to swallow rage and exercise patience. Those days...
Getting Through a Stomach Bug with a Toddler

Getting Through a Stomach Bug with a Toddler

It's wintertime here in the States, which can only mean one thing- illness. Not what you thought I would say? Well, here in the North...
toilet paper roll trick

Check Your Toys with the Toilet Paper Roll Trick

Today's parenting tip isn't a new one. It has been around for what seems like forever. I have no idea when it started but...
Celebrating New Year's Eve with Toddlers

Celebrating New Year’s Eve with Toddlers

Now that we have a toddler in the house, holidays are beginning to be exciting again. Kids are so magical in the way that...
Mastering the Handoff: Knowing When Mom Needs a Break

Mastering the Handoff: Knowing When Mom Needs a Break

About the Author: Tom is the other half of "Lauren and Tom Tate" who together manage the blog, Little Old Home. While Tom isn't...
8 Stocking Stuffers for Toddlers

8 Stocking Stuffers for Toddlers

Last Christmas, my son’s stocking was filled with pacifiers and rattles. Nothing exciting because he would never remember it and he was a baby....
How to Host a Busy Bag Party

How to Host a Busy Bag Party

So… What’s a busy bag? Here’s the deal. A busy bag is basically an activity that you keep in a Ziploc that your kid can...
26 Alphabet Books for Your 3-6 Year Old

26 Alphabet Books for Your 3-6 Year Old

We have an alphabet lover in our house. Every time we go to the library he asks for more ABCs, more ABCs, MORE ABCs!...