Ain’t no “hood” like “toddlerhood”, amiright? It’s such a fun stage of learning and growth, but sometimes it can feel like you’re walking through a minefield. When I notice my 3-year-old is a little “off”, I immediately know the reason and the cure. I haven’t been spending enough time with him. We have so many duties as mothers that sometimes we forget to slow down and just spend some time with our little ones. At this age, they just want to feel loved and valued, and one way to show that to my toddler is by doing these 5 activities together daily.
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Get in the Kitchen Together
Do Chores Together
- He wipes down the counters with a sponge while I’m cleaning the kitchen or bathroom.
- He empties the clothes from the dryer into the laundry basket while I start a new load of laundry.
- He puts away the fruit, potatoes, and other produce into their appropriate bins while I unload the rest of the groceries.
- He vacuums with the hand vacuum while I use the big one.