Parenting tips: 5 facts about toddlerhood that every parent should be aware of | Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game

Parenting tips: 5 facts about toddlerhood that every parent should be aware of

Published on Apr 24, 2024 06:00 AM IST
  • From being physically capable to incapable of listening the first time, here are a few facts about toddlerhood that we should know about.
1 / 6
Parenting a toddler can be tricky. Since they are not able to express their emotions clearly in words, we are left to assume a lot. Hence, it requires a lot of patience from our end to understand them and cater to their needs. "Parenting a toddler is hard, and no one is perfect at it. While there’s no loophole to parenting or magic trick to make your toddler listen, avoid messes, and never lose your patience," wrote Parenting Expert Devon Kuntzman.(Representational Image/HT File) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 24, 2024 06:00 AM IST

Parenting a toddler can be tricky. Since they are not able to express their emotions clearly in words, we are left to assume a lot. Hence, it requires a lot of patience from our end to understand them and cater to their needs. "Parenting a toddler is hard, and no one is perfect at it. While there’s no loophole to parenting or magic trick to make your toddler listen, avoid messes, and never lose your patience," wrote Parenting Expert Devon Kuntzman.(Representational Image/HT File)

2 / 6
A toddler is very emotionally dependent on us, and their biggest fear is losing our love. Hence, we should refrain from using harsh behaviour towards them. (Photo by Phil Nguyen on Pexels) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 24, 2024 06:00 AM IST

A toddler is very emotionally dependent on us, and their biggest fear is losing our love. Hence, we should refrain from using harsh behaviour towards them. (Photo by Phil Nguyen on Pexels)

3 / 6
Toddlers are usually more physically capable than emotionally mature. Hence, we should try to focus on their physical skills than their emotional regulation techniques. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 24, 2024 06:00 AM IST

Toddlers are usually more physically capable than emotionally mature. Hence, we should try to focus on their physical skills than their emotional regulation techniques. (Unsplash)

4 / 6
Crying is a form of communication for toddlers, since they are not able to employ any other way of expressing their emotions. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 24, 2024 06:00 AM IST

Crying is a form of communication for toddlers, since they are not able to employ any other way of expressing their emotions. (Unsplash)

5 / 6
Toddlers often behave intensely in order to know what their limits are. So, we should not try to punish them for pushing our buttons. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 24, 2024 06:00 AM IST

Toddlers often behave intensely in order to know what their limits are. So, we should not try to punish them for pushing our buttons. (Unsplash)

6 / 6
Toddlers lack impulse control and emotional regulation skills. They are also incapable of listening the first time. (Unsplash) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Apr 24, 2024 06:00 AM IST

Toddlers lack impulse control and emotional regulation skills. They are also incapable of listening the first time. (Unsplash)

SHARE
Story Saved
Live Score
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Saturday, May 18, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On