Vanderbilt Visits The Monkey’s Treehouse

Vanderbilt University and the Little Learners Lab at Vanderbilt’s Peabody College are scheduled to be at the Monkey’s Treehouse, Wednesday. The mission of Peabody College is to enhance the human condition, with a particular focus on children’s learning and development. “At the Little Learners Lab specifically, we are working hard to better understand early development in hopes of discovering ways …

Dads Rock!

This November, we will start hosting Daddy-Daughter-Dinner nights – we will supply the food and the fun! Stay tuned for more details. *like and *follow for the latest

We have more than enough toys for everyone!

We have a lot of great toys to play with here … oh, and that Treehouse! Sometimes, though, kids get a little possessive of that ‘one toy.’ Check out this great article by Parents Magazine and understand what “Mine!” means. Understanding “It’s Mine!” By Linda Bernstein Preschoolers may know the rules of fair play, but learning how to share can still …

And you thought it was just about having fun ….

check out this article in Parents Magazine: Social Development Milestones: Ages 1 to 4 By Linda Diproperzio Not sure if your child is on the right track for developing social skills? Be on the lookout for these indicators. Whether you have an outgoing or shy little one, socialization is an important part of your child’s overall development. “[A] baby’s social development …

Keep your eye on your toddlers’ eyes

from PBS.org: Toddlers’ screen time linked to slower speech development, study finds Hand-held screens might delay a child’s ability to form words, based on new research being presented this week at the annual Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting in San Francisco. This preliminary study is the first to show how mobile devices impact speech development in children, raising a question that fills the …