Tag: toddlers

Baby being fed with a spoon while sitting in high chair

Safe Handling of Baby, Infant, and Toddler Food

Safe food handling is critical when feeding babies – they are more susceptible to foodborne illnesses since their immune systems are still developing. Follow these tips to help protect the health of young ones! Safe Handling of Baby Food Making your own baby food: Making your own baby food can […]


Strategies for Transition Times with Young Children

You know all those times when you have a few minutes that you need to keep your child patiently waiting—like in line at the bank or grocery store, while cooking dinner, or making a phone call? Here are four strategies that you can use to make these transition times with […]


Physical Activity Guidelines for Infants and Toddlers

Age-appropriate opportunities for movement and physical activity are essential in the first months and years of life in order to foster proper growth and development. It is important that infants, toddlers, and preschoolers are not confined to carriers, strollers, cribs, or other small spaces for long periods of time, as […]