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7 Ways to Stop Your Kid From Whining: - avoid get to that point if seeking attention - empathize & offer an option "lets add toy to your birthday list or save allowance" = delay gratification - replay it at a calm time "do you like mommys sour voice or sweet voice" - positive reinforcement "my ears love that voice / thanks for using normal voice" - don't ignore it, they'll outlast you - be playful: "here, pour your whine into this cup and bring me your normal voice." or whisper your answer back
How I got my kids to eat their vegetables. Have a child who refuses to eat anything but chicken nuggets? It might be time to change your approach. My ongoing mission to raise kids who will try everything and the 5 simple strategies that changed everything for our family. A must read for any parent struggling with picky kids!
Get your kids in the kitchen and make sure they know a few helpful tips before heading out on their own.