skip to main content
29-Month-Old Toddler: Your Little Listener
Updated on
October 31, 2023

29-Month-Old Toddler: Your Little Listener

By Babylist Team
Babylist editors love baby gear and independently curate their favorite products to share with you. If you buy something through links on our site, Babylist may earn a commission.
Pinterest logo.
29-Month-Old Toddler: Your Little Listener.
29-Month-Old Toddler: Your Little Listener

Your Little Listener

You may have heard that it’s a good idea to avoid familiar parenting phrases like “you’re okay” & “be careful.” Wondering why? We’ve broken down the potential impact of nearly a dozen such expressions plus what to consider saying instead.

And at the end of the guide, we’ve also included a helpful tip for expressing anything in a way that your toddler can more easily understand.

Toddler Communication Tips


Did You Know?

If your 29-month-old is a picky eater, they’re not alone: in one study, more than half the parents surveyed said their kids are, too. And according to doctors, this is just one of several common parenting concerns you shouldn’t stress about. Here are the rest.


Editors’ Picks: Age-Appropriate Toys

Your 29-month-old is on a mission to learn, grow & have a great time. These fun skill-building toys encourage creativity & foster confidence.

See Them All

Editors’ Picks: Bubble Toys

Bubbles can be both stimulating & calming. Plus, they can help with hand-eye coordination. Here are some of our favorite ways to enjoy them.

See Them All


Parenting Toolkit image

Parenting Toolkit: Separation Anxiety

If they’re clingy whenever you begin to leave the room, this will help explain why & how you can help.

Get the Scoop

This information is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. We do not accept any responsibility for any liability, loss or risk, personal or otherwise, incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, from any information or advice contained here. Babylist may earn compensation from affiliate links in this content. Learn more about how we write Babylist content and review products, as well as the Babylist Health Advisory Board.