Milestones: Preschooler

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3-Year-old Doesn't Respond to Punishments/reinforcements

M.G. asks from Philadelphia

I have a 7yo boy and a 3 yo boy. For the 7yo when he was a toddler, we took away tv and toys and other priviliges as punishments for bad behavior. He responded as I...


4 Year Old Hates to Practice Anything Academic

S.P. asks from Washington DC

Help. My 4 year old is very bright but hates to practice counting or anything academic. he has trouble saying "thirteen" and often pronunces his "th" as "f" so coun...


3 Year Old Play

M.M. asks from Buffalo

What does your 3 year old do all day? My DD doesn't seem interested in anything. I have tried to initiate activities and let her do that on her own, and she still see...


Almost 4 Year Old NEVER Stops Talking in the Car!

K.M. asks from Denver

Hi Mamas, my almost 4 year old son will never stop talking to me in the car. This is turning into a huge problem for me. We live up in the mountains and I commute a...


How Much Does Your 4 Year Old Know (Letters & Numbers)?

J.L. asks from Pittsburgh

My daughter is 4 and I'm wondering if she doesn't know as much as she should in regards to her numbers and letters. She can only identify a couple of letters and she ...


My 3 Year Old Wants to Eat Day and Night!!!

C.A. asks from Chicago

My 3 year old has been a drama king since the day he was born. He's our 2nd son, so I was caught off guard with this one. He not only whines and cries constantly sinc...


3-Year Old Not Ready for Potty Training?

W.R. asks from Norfolk

The doctor told us to start potty training our 3-year old with big girl underwear since pull ups hadn't worked. The doctor thought maybe she just needed to feel wet....


Telling 3 Year Old of Death

K.J. asks from Philadelphia

My mother died of MS recently after a long battle. Me and my almost 3 year old daughter used to visit 1-2 times a week at the nursing home. How do I tell her that g...


Am I Expecting Too Much of My 4 Year Old Son?

E.C. asks from Miami

My son Robert is 4 years old. He shows interest in learning to write his letters and numbers and he loves to paint! BUT...... once he starts any of that, all he doe...


4 Year Old Frustration

K.K. asks from Nashville

My son is driving me crazy. He is 4 years old but acting like he's 2. Every time he doesn't get his way he cries. When he's having trouble finishing a task, he cri...