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The Best Way to Spend 10 Minutes Daily With Your Child, According to a Parenting Expert

Posted On: Dec 13, 2019   |   Posted By: Pop Sugar

The Best Way to Spend 10 Minutes Daily With Your Child, According to a Parenting Expert

When my son turned three, I became pregnant with our second child , my husband began working a crazy shift schedule , and survival mode became our new norm. I poured my energy and time into creating systems for making everything more efficient. I mastered tricks for getting my toddler to listen so that I could dress him and drop him off at daycare before starting work, I delegated all of my grocery shopping to Instacart , and even started using a robotic vacuum and mop to help me manage the daily mess, but I hadn't figured out a way to prioritize something else that really mattered: spending quality time with my little boy.
As his tantrums became more frequent and intense, my husband and I realized we needed help. Instead of punishing the "bad" behavior , we wanted to get at the root of what was causing him to act out. We took an online Positive Parenting Solutions course led by parenting expert, Amy McCready , and walked away with a simple but powerful piece of advice in just the first session.
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