• Month: October 2017

    When Should You Toilet Train Your Child?

    Elizabeth Wilcox       

    Are you interested in knowing just when your child is ready to be toilet trained? About two dozen people joined the Beginnings School and Child Development Center on Tuesday, October 24 to learn more about when to start and how to succeed at toilet training children. Parents came away learning some useful pointers, most importantly to pay...
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  • Month: October 2017

    Tempering Tantrums and Limit Setting for Young Children

    Elizabeth Wilcox       

    To help our children develop autonomy and self-control, we need to set limits. How to set those limits and work with your child when emotions run hot were among the topics addressed in Dr. Donna Housman’s opening 2017 parent lecture at Beginnings School in Weston, MA. The lecture, sponsored by the Newton-based Housman Institute, was...
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