Already one-year young. Happy 1st birthday,
It’s time for greater mobility and independence, lots of language development – plus starting daycare and sharing germs!
12-14 hrs. daily (approx.). 1 nap. Usually stops having morning naps between 1 and 2 years old. By 2 years, most children have a 1-2-hour nap after lunch.
3 meals & 2 snacks of solid foods daily, plus 2-3 cups of breast milk, infant formula or whole cow’s milk per day.
Hitting, or even biting, is a normal part of learning to express frustration and anger. Be patient and help to teach your toddler to say “I’m angry” or “I’m tired.
Every child above 2 years old is different, but many kids are ready to begin toilet training between the ages of 2 and 4 years. Your little one may be ready if he or she can stay dry in diapers for several hours in a row, follow simple instructions, and walk to the potty.