Addresses the many problems parents face in the first three years - from feeding and sleeping problems in the first year, including weaning and early-morning waking, to teething and potty training. This book is useful for parents who would like to tackle the difficulties they may encounter as their babies become confident children.
So you followed THE CONTENTED LITTLE BABY BOOK to the letter and your baby behaved like a dream - at least for the first few months. But as your baby grows, so his or her routines and patterns change. In THE CONTENTED TODDLER YEARS Gina Ford addresses the many problems parents face in the first three years. From feeding and sleeping problems in the first year, including weaning and early-morning waking, to teething and potty training, Gina offers her invaluable down-to-earth advice. She shows you how to deal with tantrums, sibling jealousy and food fights and reveals how to build your child's self-esteem, as well as to discipline and teach him or her good manners. She also shows you how to make teeth-cleaning fun and to put an end to annoying habits such as thumb-sucking, nail-biting and eating dirt. THE CONTENTED TODDLER YEARS is essential reading for all parents who have already benefitted from Gina's advice and would like to tackle the difficulties they may encounter as their babies become confident children.
Gina Ford is Britain's bestselling childcare author whose first publication The Contented Little Baby has sold over a million copies and keeps going! With over thirty years hands-on experience as a maternity nurse, her advice and methods have been a godsend to tired, stressed parents throughout the world and have helped a generation of children go to bed on time and sleep calmly through the night. She runs a hugely popular website- and has published over twenty parenting books.
For me she was an absolute godsend. -- Kate Winslet Gina Ford is the Delia Smith of parenting. YOU Magazine 'It is hard to overestimate the good she has done...How to reward this great benefactor of mankind?...My wife takes the view that only sainthood will do.' -- Peter Oborne, Political Editor The Spectator
Following on from her bestselling The New Contented Little Baby Book, Gina Ford offers more practical, down-to-earth solutions to the problems parents encounter in the first three years 20000915