Tag: Gross Motor

Toddler legs
Baby in motion - how to encourage crawling and walking
Crawling and walking means you’re in the “jack-in-the-box” parenting phase where you feel as though you never get to sit…
Baby in walker
Baby walkers and jumpers - developmental help or hindrance?
Nowadays, parents are bombarded by toys, baby aids and equipment and knowing what toys to introduce is becoming more and…
Baby Tummy Time
Gross motor development - the first 1000 days
Gross motor development is the process of refinement of all the big muscles of the body. It’s how your baby learns to…
Kid doing chores
Fun ways to get your kid doing chores
Most of us want to encourage our children in the habit of helping around the house, and there’s plenty they can do from…
Baby flying on knees
How to boost your baby's development
How to boost your baby’s development and why stimulation is so important.
Baby's First Steps
How to encourage your baby to walk
One of the most precious milestones you’ll celebrate with your baby is when he or she begins to walk. Here’s how to…
Baby crawling
Does your baby really need to crawl?
Does your baby really need to crawl? How do you know what’s best for your baby, and whether to intervene?