Category

Play Time

Category

Healthy Screen Time Habits and Eating Habits for Toddlers

Photo credit for image above: @abbeydreamer Part ONE: Screen Time Your toddler wants to overindulge on cookies and TV, while you hope he will fall in love with broccoli and love to play outside. If you have a strong-willed child, you know the power dynamics between parent and toddler can be very challenging. This is not an uncommon struggle. Two battles that are often relentless: screen time and healthy eating. In this two-part series, we will address both. Instead of giving into demands, or entering into a battle of the wills, here are a couple of recommendations to help your child begin forming healthy screen time habits of his or her own. Photo Credit: @wadupbee Dealing with Meltdowns When You Say, “No” to Screen Time Scenario: You get home from running errands and your toddler wants to have screen time and watch Sesame Street on the couch. After saying no,…