Baby & The Toddler Years

9 Tips For Raising Strong Kids

Our Punky babies and Punky kids are nothing short of magical. Here are our Punky top tips for raising strong kids: ⚡Celebrate your uniqueness & teach them to be true to their own ⚡Encourage them […]

Toddler Tips. Sometimes making small tweaks to your parenting language can have a huge impact. Nikki shares a few of her fav examples from keeping-a-tiny-human-alive gig.
Baby & The Toddler Years

5 Language Hacks to Use With Young Children

I’ve always been fascinated with language. I pay incredibly close attention to the way people speak, and I love a good semantic argument. I believe the way we use language is powerful, and perhaps nowhere […]

Lucy shares with us a poem she wrote titled Hello Son. A poem about PND, post natal depression. If you are suffering, please seek help. You are not alone.
Baby & The Toddler Years

Hello Son

Hello son  I’m sorry that we started off and things seemed really bad I was waiting for these feelings see That I thought I’d never have I was waiting for the love and stuff that […]

Rachel shares with us the reflection of her baby daughter turning one years old. You can read this and other real life Voices of Parenting on, the best alternative parenting community out there!
Baby & The Toddler Years

On Turning One

My baby is turning one. It’s a big deal. I’ve been asked a few times if I’m sad or want her to stay my baby forever. If I miss the tiny newborn days already. In […]

I need 10 minutes. I'm touched out, talked out, everything out. What do you do to fight that feeling of being touched out?
Baby & The Toddler Years

Touched Out, Talked Out, Everything Out

“Ten minutes.” “What’s that?” “I need ten minutes. By myself, quiet, just ten minutes. I’m over my limit right now.” “Sure thing, get the pack n play and I’ll watch her there while I cook […]