Monthly Archives: March 2014

How to Make Changing a Toddler Fun (Screen-Free)

by Claire

Nappy fun Trying to make an active toddler lie down even for a couple of minutes to change their nappy (diaper) can sometimes seem impossible, can’t it?

I have changed hundreds (possibly thousands) of toddlers’ nappies throughout my years in childcare both in family and group care settings. I have developed a few strategies to make this time pleasant for both of us while getting the job done efficiently.

Even when toddlers happily co-operate at each nappy change I try to make this dull task enjoyable for them. Having fun is a much higher priority for toddlers than it is for us. Through the years, experience Continue reading