A Case Against Time Out

During the month of August, I’ll be discussing positive discipline with  HAPPYFAMILY! Check out my thoughts on Time Outs http://ow.ly/cNi1l How do you handle your child when they are not listening? Keep an eye on the website for information about two upcoming events and a GIVEAWAY!

Manhattan: Toddler Seminar Series – Pottytraining on 8/21/12 with Mommybites

Join me and Mommybites for: Event:Manhattan: Toddler Seminar Series –  Pottytraining Start:8-21-12 7:00 pm End:8-21-12 8:15 pm Venue: New York Kids Club (E 67th St) Address: Google Map 219 E 67th Street (between 2nd , New York, NY, 10065, United States Just when your baby is finally sleeping through the night and you begin to get Read More

Setting the Stage for Potty Training Success

Take a look at my article on Big City Moms, “Setting the Stage for Potty Training Success.”  As you begin to see the signs that your child is ready for potty training, start with the three steps in this article. http://www.bigcitymoms.com/PottyTraining.php

Dana’s Kids Will Be At The 2012 Mommybites Summit on May 2, 2012!

Please join me at the Mommybites Summit at The New Yorker Hotel on Wednesday, May 2nd at 6:00 PM for an evening of learning, socializing, & shopping. Enjoy wine, cocktails (& mocktails), delicious food, meet other moms, win incredible prizes, check out must-have parenting products & services and take home fabulous goody bags! Hear from Read More

“Separation at Camp (and Beyond)” Workshop on 6/6/12 at TLB Music

Join me and TLB Music for “Separation at Camp (and Beyond)” Whether your child is starting camp (or school) for the first time or is a “seasoned” camper, this workshop will teach you ways to prepare your child for separation in a new place, with new adults and peers.  You’ll learn to reflect on your Read More

Toilet Training and Signs of Readiness on 5/23/12 at TLB Music

Join me and TLB Music for “Toilet Training and Signs of Readiness” Think your child is ready for toilet training?  Not sure?  This workshop will teach you to recognize the signs of readiness and follow your child’s lead.  You’ll learn to use your child’s temperament and stage of development to make toilet training as easy Read More

Siblings: From Preparation to Positive Relationships on 4/25/12 at TLB Music

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Join me and TLB Music for “Siblings: From Preparation to Positive Relationships” In this workshop parents will find out how to prepare their child for the arrival of a new sibling. We’ll talk about when to tell your child and how to help them transition into their new role as older Read More

New Event Added: Tuesday February 7th, 2012 at 11:30am

Join me and Big City Moms on February 7th, 2012 at 11:30am  for “Playing With Your Baby” The first 6 months of your baby’s life are an incredible period of growth and a great opportunity for bonding.  During this lunch you will learn about typical development and creative ways to support your baby through play.   Read More

New Event: Tuesday February 7th, 2012 at 6pm

Join Dana’s Kids and TLB Music for a new workshop: “Creating A Sibling Symphony”  on Tuesday February 7th at 6pm. During  this workshop parents will find out how to prepare their child for the arrival of a new sibling. We’ll talk about when to tell your child and how to help them transition into their new Read More