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3 Tips for Soothing Your Overtired Toddler to Sleep

If you have dealt with an overtired toddler and nearly lost your mind, keep reading. The human brain grows and develops a whopping 75% during the first three years of life. Your baby’s mind is tackling huge concepts at breakneck speed and his body is performing high energy tasks such as crawling, pulling up, walking, and eventually running. All of this frenetic activity comes at a cost as little beings finally hit the wall and become not only tired, but exhausted. When this happens, you need tips for soothing your overtired toddler to sleep. We promise. Parents must learn how to help their overtired toddler decompress so they can sleep well at night. Children don’t know how to manage their energy so they “go” until they cannot continue. When this happens, kids become stressed causing a release of cortisol in their bodies – aka a crying, cranky, and difficult-to-calm toddler. At this…