Mealtime can be stressful if you’re a parent of a toddler. Here are six tips to help tame your child at dinnertime and make mealtimes enjoyable again:
Learn what phrases to banish from your vocabulary and how to talk so your kids will really listen.
I was trying to do two things at once—cook (in the kitchen) while deciphering some paperwork (in the next room). I’d been interrupted a thousand times with requests for snacks, shrieks over spilled paint water, questions about what squirrels like to eat, and arguments over whether clouds could be blue and flowers could be green. And did I mention that a ruptured disk in my back was throbbing even worse than my head?