Potty Training. What you need, and need to know.

Once you have a toddler who is not only walking, but beginning to string sentences together, and seemingly fully grasped the concept of saying "No" to almost every request you know that soon enough it's going to be time for potty training.  Here's our biggest piece of advice: Don't rush it.  Once you feel you ...
How do I know if my toddler is ready for potty training?

Let us start with the fact that there is no medal for potty training your child. Like with almost everything child-related, toddlers will vary in when they are ready to be potty trained. Generally, between 18-24 months, they have the needed physical and cognitive skills to grasp the concept. However, some parents have found waiting ...
Top 10 Story books for bedtime

Bedtime is a special time for bonding and making memories with your child, it is also the perfect time to snuggle up for a story. Find my top ten favourite stories to read together before bed below! 1.Mother’s Lap in the UAE Buy Now A lovely story about the bond between a mother and her ...
How to choose the best nursery for your child

In the Middle East, we are spoiled for choice when it comes to nurseries for our children - there is a variety of curriculums and languages offered, not to mention state of the art facilities and outstanding staff. So how do you know which nursery is best for you and your child? Here at Mumzworld, ...
Three-day potty training – Yes you can do It!

Of all the memorable early childhood milestones, potty training is one of the most stressful. There are countless methods out there, including the promise of a three-day potty training. Doesn't that sound amazing? But is it possible to get your kid out of diapers in the duration of a long weekend?  The experts weigh in ...
Choosing the perfect reward for your Children

We all enjoy being acknowledged when we work hard and do well. Adults reward themselves in various ways (perhaps a night out for dinner, a trip to the spa or a child-free day), but it is essential that children also have the opportunity for rewards. In saying this, rewards need to be connected to a ...