You are your toddler’s home base. She trusts that you will be there for her no matter what. That is why you get her frequent “No!” and tantrums. No matter how she behaves let her know you are there for her. She counts on you and needs you.
To find your local Child Care Resource and Referral Center contact the NYS Office of Children and Family Services:
Breastfeeding can be good for the mother’s health, too—breastfeeding is linked to a lower risk of certain health problems in women including: Type 2 diabetes; Breast cancer; and Ovarian cancer. To find out more, go to www.womenshealth.