Entertainment Love and Romance Best Toddler Parenting Tips Share PINTEREST Email Print Love and Romance Relationships Sexuality Divorce Teens LGBTQ Friendship By Holly Homer Loma Linda University Holly Homer is a freelance writer with 10+ years experience. She specializes in hands-on and outdoor activities for kids and has authored books on it. our editorial process Holly Homer Updated May 23, 2019 01 of 07 Best Parenting Tips for Toddlers Getty Images Parenting your toddler can be a whole new ball game, as almost any parent will tell you. (smiling) Suddenly your baby has a mind of their own and you have to learn to deal with the energy, independence and zest for life that they suddenly exhibit. Frustration becomes very real for toddlers as they navigate everyday life and realize that they can't always express themselves the way they'd like or that they don't automatically "get" whatever they want when they want it. Striking a balance between letting your toddler become independent and doing the things that are appropriate can be harder that it seems. These Parenting Tips for Toddlers have worked for us as we've navigated the road of toddlerhood and all of the surprises that it brings. 02 of 07 How to Get Your Toddler to Sleep in Their Own Bed GETTY IMAGES Getting your toddler to sleep in their own bed can be HARD! This article about Getting Your Toddler to Sleep in Their Own Bed gives FIVE practical tips for transitioning your toddler into their own bed so that everyone can get a full nights sleep! 03 of 07 How to Deal With Toddler Tantrums GETTING IMAGES Toddler tantrums happen. These 6 Strategies for Dealing with Toddler Tantrums are ways that we've found work best for calming down our children when they break down. They are so helpful! 04 of 07 How to Wean Your Toddler From Breastfeeding KIDS ACTIVITIES BLOG Once you've decided to wean your child from breastfeeding, you might find yourself wondering just how to do it. These 20 Tips of Wean a Toddler from Breastfeeding will help! 05 of 07 How to Stop Thumb Sucking GETTY IMAGES If your child is a thumb sucker and you are wanting to help them stop, then this article about How to Help Your Child Stop Thumb Sucking is an excellent resource! 06 of 07 Ways to Keep Your Toddler Quiet at Church Kids Activities Blog Keeping your children sitting still and quiet at church can seem daunting. These New Ways to Keep Kids Quiet at Church might give you the ideas you need that will change your church experience for all of you! 07 of 07 Wondering Why Your Toddler Is Cranky? Getty Images Wondering why your toddler is cranky? We have a lot more to do with it than we may think and figuring out HOW we contribute to the situation will be a game changer. Read this How we raise cranky toddlers article and see what changes you can make for a happier toddler!