Twos and Threes

This is a period of self-discovery and acquaintance with the big wide world. It is a time of tremendous activity.

ă  Mentally: The child is like a sponge absorbing unbelievable amounts of knowledge and understanding. He learns the basics of life.

ă  Spiritually: He is ready to accept what he is told with a limitless hunger to learn more about the Lord and His Word.

ă  Socially: The two year old is a loner, with a strong hold on family, especially mother. By three the child has begun to mingle with the group.

What are the “terrible twos” and why do they occur?