Parenting

Temper Tantrums:  Help for Children and Parents

Temper Tantrums: Help for Children and Parents

“I want BOTH! You are really mean!” When those or similar words pop out of a young child’s mouth, most adults are at a loss how best to respond to the ensuing meltdown. In Jilly’s Terrible Temper Tantrums and how She Outgrew Them, bestselling author Martha Heineman Pieper, Ph.D. shows how strong but perfectly normal(…)

Life is Messy – Experience it with Kat Greene

Life is Messy – Experience it with Kat Greene

For Kat Greene, life is messy at school – and at home.  Kat lives in New York City and attends fifth grade in the very progressive Village Humanity School. At the moment she has three major problems—dealing with her boy-crazy best friend, partnering with the overzealous Sam in the class production of Harriet the Spy, and(…)

Owner’s Manuals Every Parent Should Have

Owner’s Manuals Every Parent Should Have

How many times have you heard, “I wish they came with an owner’s manual?”  At one time or another, no matter the age of your children you have at least had this thought.  Today we present two great parenting books that fall into the arena of “owner’s manuals.” The baby owner’s manual At Last! A(…)

My Toddler Life #BabyLove

My Toddler Life #BabyLove

A curious toddler loves to play…especially with his mommy’s smartphone! When Mommy finds him using her phone without permission, it’s the perfect teaching moment. Mommy reminds her little one that what matters most in life is time together filled with love and attention. Her simple reminder: Put down our phones. Age Range: 2 – 5(…)

The Brilliant Way to Bond with Baby!

The Brilliant Way to Bond with Baby!

When we come across amazing products that benefit families and children we just have to share them with you, our readers.  On average, we receive 3-5 products a day and only 1-2 out of every 5 make it to a blog feature.  We are picky and want to make sure we are providing you with(…)

Great Books for Kids

Great Books for Kids

We absolutely love reading and books here at Mom-Spot and we share a lot of our favorites with you.  Here are a few more that were top selling hits from Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group in 2016.  We look forward to many  more great reads from them in 2017. The Mixed-Up Truck It’s Cement Mixer’s first(…)