By this point in the coronavirus pandemic and quarantine, you might find that you are finally on top of parenting during these unprecedented times. You might have even found some hacks for making this easier. Here are a bunch of tips from parents for parenting during the pandemic. For example, some parents are keeping treasure hunts going all the time, and others have an hour or two a day for rest time even for children too old to nap.
- A great way to enforce a break from screen time is by allowing kids to take their baths or showers in the middle of the day.
- You can teach your kiddos the concept of time through episodes of their favorite shows, and give them the ability to implement what they’ve learned by adhering to time limits on their own.
- You can do a show-and-tell with your kid’s friends by driving by their houses and showing each other their new toys through windows.
“Many of us have been at this for several weeks now and have, in all seriousness, gone through many—if not all—of the stages of grief over what our daily lives have become.”