No Screen Time, Early Communication Skills & Screenless Learning for Toddlers

People are usually very surprised to hear that we do not allow screen time for Baobao. My husband is an early intervention specialist so we had decided that despite being in this modern technological age, this was one thing we would not allow. This was challenging for Baobao’s caregiver but of course there had to …

Early Reading, Baby Speech Development, Gifted Learning

It is said among people that speech development occurs in girls faster than in boys as boys tend to develop their gross motor faster. That aside, should you be concerned if your child is not speaking? Yes. Because by the time your child starts speaking, they would have a lot of catching up to do …

first 16 months words

Baobao’s Language Development (baby’s first 100+ words before 1.5 years old)

When Baobao was 10 months old, I started tracking the number of words she could say which had a meaning. I saw various posts of others tracking their child’s first words and thought it would be fun to track for our own knowledge. I originally planned to track and stop after a few months once …