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Preventing tantrums during the holiday shopping season

Preventing tantrums during the holiday shopping season Our friends at RedTri got a hold of our resident pro, Kat and compiled a great set of tips to prevent meltdowns during the busy holiday shopping season.

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How to prevent tantrums with an effective nightly routine

How to prevent tantrums with an effective nightly routine Is reading a bedtime story part of your nightly routine? If so, what is your child’s favorite book? If not, consider adding it in! There are several reasons why reading before bed can benefit your child (and you!).

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Using puzzles to help tame tantrums

Using puzzles to help tame tantrums When your child has a tantrum coming on or is just working his or her way out of one, using a puzzle-type toy to refocus their mind and energy towards is an extremely helpful tactic. 

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How to talk to an emotional child during a temper tantrum

How to talk to an emotional child during a temper tantrum

Often times when little kids have an emotional outburst, they are unable to express themselves verbally. We can ask them what happened and how we can make them feel better... and all we get back is more screaming and tears. 

Here's how we get them to express themselves with Tantrum Fix:

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Taming tantrums with a productive nighttime routine

Taming tantrums with a productive nighttime routine

Nighttime read-aloud is a wonderful time to connect with your child and to gently teach him/her about their big emotions, why they happen and what to do next time they feel very upset.

Night time is also a great time to get them to verbalize how they feel and to "digest" how their day went and what we are learning.

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