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5 Ways To Be A More Patient Parent

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5 Ways To Be A More Patient Parent

The power of patience helps us deal calmly and rationally with day-to-day problems.😌 It lets us stay focused on the "bigger picture" and not get bogged down by daily hassles.⁠⁠ Here are 5 ways to be a more patient parent:⁠ 👇🏻👇🏻👇🏻 1️⃣ Knowing Your Breaking Point⁠Take a few moments alone and do a little self-evaluation of what your triggers and breaking points are throughout the day.📖⁠⁠2️⃣ Pretend You Have an Audience⁠Imagine losing your cool with your kids infront of your their teacher? It will make you try to pull it together as quickly as possible. You’re less likely to overreact...

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Ways to cut down your child's screen time

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Ways to cut down your child's screen time

Trying to limit your child's screen time 📺, but not sure how?⁠⠀ Here are a few ways to get you started! ⁠⠀ ⁠⠀✨1 Get physical! More often than not your child would rather play [a few rounds of] catch than to watch the TV. ⁠⠀ ⁠⠀✨2 Encourage independent play, so that you can have some alone time if needed, instead of handing them an I-pad to keep them entertained. ⁠⠀ ⁠⠀✨3 Get them started then back away. Try sitting down to draw with your child before quietly moving on to do your chores.⁠⠀  ⁠⠀✨4 Implement a routine. When the new...

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