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Sleeping Routines

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Tire Out a Toddler Before Bedtime

Parents and caregivers: You know as well as I do that the hours between naptime and bedtime can be excruciating to fill. Toddlers are usually more moody and finicky in the last few hours of the day, and the adults are just trying to make it to the bedtime finish line. On a typical day, it can be really hard to tire out a toddler before bedtime. Unfortunately, this dilemma is only worsened by social distancing and stay at home requirements for COVID-19. Here are a few activities to occupy and tire out a toddler at home by the end of the day. Photo Credit @shynnz 1. Have a Virtual Playdate I work from home part-time, which means my daughter and I are usually together and looking for fun activities to occupy our time. Before social distancing began, I loved inviting friends to come to our house after naptime. These…