How to make your kids more responsible

Instilling a sense of responsibility in your child is a valuable and important life skill that lays the foundation for their future success and well-being, it fosters accountability, independence, and a strong work ethic so it’s certainly something we should all be striving to instill as parents. But what isn’t so certain is how to … Read more

How to make your kid smart?

  Intelligence is comprised of many things, more on this shortly, so there isn’t a single answer on how to make your kid smarter. However, while children have different baseline levels of intelligence, there are a number of universal things you can do to help improve their intelligence. Let’s start at the beginning though. What … Read more

Toddler Sleep Training Methods

Sleep is a vital aspect of a toddler’s overall well-being, supporting their growth, development, and overall health. However, you are not alone if you are unsure of the best toddler sleep training methods or if you are finding it challenging to establish healthy sleep patterns for your little one (and “challenging” is often an understatement!) … Read more

The Best Educational Toys for 2 Year Olds

Choosing the right educational toys for your 2-year-old can have a profound impact on their cognitive, physical, and social development. At this age, children are curious, eager to explore, and rapidly absorbing information from their environment. In this article, we will guide you through a selection of top educational toys specifically designed to engage, entertain, … Read more

Toddler Discipline Strategies

  Like many aspects of parenting, how you choose to discipline your own child will be largely down to what you feel comfortable with, along with what you find to be the most effective.  It’s often a case of trial and error, as I have personally discovered, but it certainly shouldn’t be neglected.  See, when … Read more

About Joe – Founder

Hey there Papa Bear Welcome, and thanks for stopping by! I’m Joe the father of this website and experience that is Trust Your Old Man. My goal is to help you be the best possible dad you can be. Hopefully, this leads to your child(ren) being their best version, before growing up and becoming great … Read more